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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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  • 2 dead, seven hurt in shootings across Chicago

    2 dead, seven hurt in shootings across Chicago
    Two men were killed and seven others, including two 16-year-olds, were shot in less than an hour late Wednesday across Chicago, authorities said. Chicago police discovered Lorenzo Wiley, 21, with several gunshot wounds lying in the street in the 6200...
  • CTA's bus rapid transit won't be so rapid

     CTA's bus rapid transit won't be so rapid
    CTA planning manager Joe Iacobucci is the first to acknowledge at the transit agency that "if you ask the average person in Chicago what BRT is, you get a blank look." BRT, or bus rapid transit, is Iacobucci's special project. He hopes to transform those...
  • Offenders get chance to 'go forward' under program to clear records

    Offenders get chance to 'go forward' under program to clear records
    Philanese Stokes was facing felony charges of credit card fraud and knew that a conviction could ruin her dream of becoming a massage therapist.   The 23-year-old resident of Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood had already run into trouble looking...
  • Man shot during attempted robbery on South Side

    Man shot during attempted robbery on South Side
    A 45-year-old man was shot when he ran from two robbers Sunday night on the South Side. About 9:44 p.m., the man was walking on the 2100 block of East 79th Street in the city's South Shore neighborhood when two men started following him, said Chicago...
  • 2 Chicago police horses injured during break-in at stable

    2 Chicago police horses injured during break-in at stable
    A fire extinguisher was used to injure two Chicago Police Department horses that were among about 30 let loose from their stalls during a break-in Sunday night at a stable in Chicago's South Shore community, police said. A 20-year-old horse named J.R....
  • Draft of Cultural Plan lays out ambitious campaign

    Draft of Cultural Plan lays out ambitious campaign
    The draft for the Chicago Cultural Plan 2012 cites 10 priorities "for Chicago to realize its potential as a cultural leader" and identifies 36 recommendations for achieving them. Released Monday, the 64-page draft and 38-page supplemental materials...
  • 1 dead, 3 others wounded in separate shootings

    1 dead, 3 others wounded in separate shootings
    At least one person died and three others, including a 15-year-old boy, were injured in three separate evening shootings across the city, Chicago police said. Daniel Green, 21, of the 7100 block of South Euclid Avenue, was the man killed, according to...
  • Thousands without power after strong storms hit

    Thousands without power after strong storms hit
    Powerful thunderstorms raked the Chicago area this morning, downing trees and power lines and knocking out power to about 300,000 Commonwealth Edison customers at the peak of outages. Delays were reported on Pink and Green line trains this morning...
  • Chicagoans respond to draft Chicago Cultural Plan

    Chicagoans respond to draft Chicago Cultural Plan
    How do Chicagoans feel about the draft Chicago Cultural Plan 2012, which was released July 16? That's precisely what cultural planners sought to learn when they launched the latest round of Town Hall meetings Tuesday evening at Malcolm X College, on West...
  • Teens wounded in South Chicago shooting

    Teens wounded in South Chicago shooting
    Five people were wounded as they were apparently waiting for a CTA bus this afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side. The shooting happened around 3:30 p.m. in the 7900 block of South Jeffery Boulevard, said Police News Affairs Officer...
  • February 20: Music Lounge - Fifth House Ensemble

    February 20: Music Lounge - Fifth House Ensemble
    Fifth House Ensemble Appearing: February 21 6:30 p.m. South Shore Cultural Center 7059 S. South Shore Drive Chicago February 23 7:00 p.m. Chicago Cultural Center - Preston Bradley Hall 78 E. Washington Street Chicago www.fifth-house.com
  • Man shot in head over double-parked car

    Man shot in head over double-parked car
    A 30-year-old man was shot in the head Sunday morning after a confrontation over a car that was double-parked, police said. The shooting happened about 3:30 a.m. in the 7100 block of South Maplewood Avenue in the Marquette Park neighborhood, police...