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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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  • South Shore Drill Team meets inauguration fund goal

    South Shore Drill Team meets inauguration fund goal
    The South Shore Drill Team exceeded its fundraising goal of $45,000 to cover the group’s trip to the presidential inauguration in Washington this weekend, team officials said Wednesday. The group received donations of $5 and-or more from...
  • 'Fiscal cliff' law includes commuter benefit

    'Fiscal cliff' law includes commuter benefit
    Fare hikes set to begin this year on the CTA and Metra will be offset somewhat by a provision included in new federal “fiscal cliff’’ legislation that allows many public transit riders to shield up to $240 a month in work-related...
  • South Shore Drill Team chosen for inaugural parade

    South Shore Drill Team chosen for inaugural parade
    WASHINGTON — The South Shore Drill Team from Chicago will march in the inaugural parade for┬áPresident Barack Obama, inauguration officials said today. The team was among the first 24 groups whose participation in the Jan. 21 parade was announced....
  • 2 injured after Metra Electric train hits car on South Side

    2 injured after Metra Electric train hits car on South Side
    A driver and a passenger were injured when the car they were in was hit by a Metra Electric train in the South Shore neighborhood this evening. The driver was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in critical-to-serious condiction and another person...
  • Vatican's rebuke inspires song

    The song started as a sentence in Sister Kathy Sherman's head. Love cannot be silenced. That was last April, and the Vatican had just publicly reprimanded the country's largest leadership organization of Catholic women religious, accusing the...
  • Relative questioned in death of South Side woman, 82

    Relative questioned in death of South Side woman, 82
    Catherine Glenn kissed and hugged her daughter tight when the two parted ways after a four-hour visit Saturday, Glenn's 82nd birthday. As always, Glenn hated to see her daughter go, said her daughter, Cathy, who promised to return the next day, Mother's...
  • Woman charged with killing mother, 82, in South Shore

    Woman charged with killing mother, 82, in South Shore
    A 51-year-old woman has been charged with killing her 82-year-old mother in the home they shared in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood, officials said. Janette Glenn is charged with first degree murder in the death of her mother Catherine Glenn, said...
  • First lady could be Chicago kids' last hope

    First lady could be Chicago kids' last hope
    As a young girl growing up in the South, I looked forward to the fourth Sunday of August. We called it "Homecoming" at my church in Hogansville, Ga. That was when folks who had moved away from our small, rural town seeking better opportunities in...
  • 1 dead, 8 wounded in shootings across city

    1 dead, 8 wounded in shootings across city
    A 36-year-old man was killed early Sunday morning and eight others wounded since Saturday afternoon in shootings from the Northwest Side to the Southeast Side. The man killed was shot about 6:05 a.m. in the 2500 block of West Division Street in the...
  • Woman killed, man hurt on West Side, among 6 shot Sat. afternoon and evening

    Woman killed, man hurt on West Side, among 6 shot Sat. afternoon and evening
    A woman was shot and killed and a man seriously wounded in the Austin neighborhood Saturday afternoon, among at least six people shot Saturday afternoon and evening in the city, authorities said. The woman, age 23, and man, age 34, were in the 4800...
  • 3 kids, 3 adults taken to hospital from fire

    3 kids, 3 adults taken to hospital from fire
    Three adults and three children were taken to hospitals after a fire in the South Shore neighborhood this morning, according to the Chicago Fire Department. The fire erupted inside and was contained to a third-floor apartment in the large courtyard...
  • Man stabbed, robbed at East Chicago train station

    Man stabbed, robbed at East Chicago train station
    Police in Northwest Indiana are asking for help in finding a man who stabbed and robbed another man before taking off with the victim's car. The attack happened around 5:45 p.m. Monday at the South Shore train station in East Chicago. Police say the...