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South Shore
The South Side neighborhood attracts Chicagoans with affordable homes and open space. Read more about South Shore, Chicago.
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  • Austin, New City each record 2 homicides

    Of the 11 homicides logged in the last week in Chicago, the West Side Austin community area and Southwest Side New City community area each saw two homicides, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In Austin, a 14-year-old boy was shot to...
  • Chicago area classical music recommendations

    Chicago area classical music recommendations
    Chicago Symphony Orchestra: The popular guitarist Milos Karadaglic makes his Ravinia and CSO debut playing Rodrigo's "Concierto de Aranjuez," with pianist Orion Weiss playing Rachmaninov on the same program, led by Robert Moody; 8 p.m. Friday; $25-$50,...
  • Man accused of threatening Funky Buddha bouncers with gun

    Man accused of threatening Funky Buddha bouncers with gun
    A Chicago man was accused of threatening two security guards with a gun outside the Funky Buddha Lounge early Sunday morning, county prosecutors said. Robert Rhames, 41, of South Shore, got into a verbal altercation with two men working as security...
  • Activists: South Side hospital patients caught in 'trauma deserts'

    Activists: South Side hospital patients caught in 'trauma deserts'
    For the nearly 2,200 people shot last year in Chicago, getting to a trauma center within minutes was often their best hope of not becoming one of the city's 415 homicide victims. But how fast they received trauma care depended on where in Chicago they...
  • Shakes in the Parks is back with 'Midsummer Night's Dream'

    Shakes in the Parks is back with 'Midsummer Night's Dream'
    In that summer tradition of works of the Bard performed outdoors over the summer, Shakespeare's lighter plays work best. No good having picnic blankets, fading sunlight on the lawn and Romans and Goths stabbing each other in "Titus Andronicus." With...
  • Humboldt Park, Englewood each see 2 homicides

    Englewood and Humboldt Park each saw two homicides in the past week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary Chicago police data. In Englewood, a 29-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 7200 block of South Morgan Street, police said....
  • Prosecutors: Man assaulted, beat up girlfriend after her birthday party

    Prosecutors: Man assaulted, beat up girlfriend after her birthday party
    A man charged with sexually assaulting and beating his girlfriend after her birthday party in June was ordered held in lieu of $300,000 bail today. Alvin Johnson, 23, of the 7000 block of South Dante Avenue, allegedly showed up at his girlfriend’s...
  • DNA tests may reveal if dogs to blame for fouling Montrose Beach

    DNA tests may reveal if dogs to blame for fouling Montrose Beach
    Border collies have been heroes of Chicago beaches in recent years, clearing 63rd Street Beach of gulls and the swimming bans blamed on them. But the same approach hasn’t worked at Montrose Beach, which the Natural Resources Defense Council...
  • Millennium Park's impact on summer classical scene

    Millennium Park's impact on summer classical scene
    The impact of Millennium Park and its gleaming, otherworldly outdoor concert hall, Pritzker Pavilion, on the area's summer classical music scene cannot be overstated. Both have become Chicago icons within the 10 years they have served as the state-of-...
  • Community groups pin hopes on Obama library

    Community groups pin hopes on Obama library
    In a small garden in the South Side's Washington Park neighborhood — blocks from a site proposed for the Obama presidential library — 18-year-old A.J. Jones has found solace tending organic leeks, asparagus and dinosaur kale. "I used to...
  • Police: Man, 56, fatally shot on West Side

    Police: Man, 56, fatally shot on West Side
    A 56-year-old man was fatally shot in the South Austin neighborhood Thursday afternoon, authorities said. Someone inside an approaching vehicle fired shots at the man about 1:35 p.m., in the 100 block of North Leamington Avenue, Police News Affairs...
  • Rauner offers some ideas on cutting costs

    Rauner offers some ideas on cutting costs
    Facing heavy criticism for months over failing to offer a plan to restore Illinois’ finances, Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner on Thursday issued an outline of proposed cuts that he maintained would save taxpayers $1 billion. But Rauner&...