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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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  • PASSINGS: James C. Dowdle

     PASSINGS: James C. Dowdle
    James C. Dowdle Executive helped expand Tribune's TV, Internet operations James C. Dowdle, 79, an executive who played a key role in the transformation of Tribune Co. into a major media conglomerate, died Monday of congestive heart failure at his home...
  • 4 communities see 2nd homicides of 2014

    Four Chicago community areas logged their second homicides of 2014 in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. Each of the community areas--Austin, Englewood, South Shore and Woodlawn--saw their first homicide of the year in...
  • DCFS: Mom investigated for abuse after son found with severe burns

    DCFS: Mom investigated for abuse after son found with severe burns
    A woman is being investigated for abuse after her son was found in critical condition with life-threatening burns in the South Shore neighborhood, officials said. Officers responding to a call found the boy, who is 4 months shy of his second birthday,...
  • Grant Park Music Festival lineup revealed

    Grant Park Music Festival lineup revealed
    Although it feels as if Chicago will be trapped under a polar icecap at least until the Bears head off to summer training camp, the promise that this, too, shall pass is underscored by the season announcements of the area’s two major summer music...
  • Girls hoops blog | Former Morgan Park coach Thomas Johnson to take over South Shore program

    Girls hoops blog | Former Morgan Park coach Thomas Johnson to take over South Shore program
    Sitting in the stands at Chicago State watching his former team, Morgan Park, struggle to score points against Bolingbrook on Jan. 25, Thomas Johnson had a smile on his face. Not because the Mustangs were struggling, but Johnson because would be...
  • Comcast worker shot during apparent robbery

    Comcast worker shot during apparent robbery
    A Comcast worker was shot and seriously wounded early this afternoon after parking his truck in an alley in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side, police said. Two men approached the worker around 12:55 p.m. in the 7600 block of South Kingston...
  • Jesse Jackson Jr. paid $200,000 of the $750,000 he owes as a forfeiture

    Jesse Jackson Jr. paid $200,000 of the $750,000 he owes as a forfeiture
    WASHINGTON—Just before entering prison, former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. paid $200,000 toward a $750,000 forfeiture he owes the government, a court filing today said. Jackson, 48, now in a federal prison camp in Butner, N.C., gave a check for $200,...
  • 5 hurt, 1 killed in city shootings

    5 hurt, 1 killed in city shootings
    At least six people have been shot in Chicago Wednesday afternoon and evening, including a 19-year-old man who was shot to death in the Marquette Park neighborhood, authorities said. Joseph Brittman, 19, was shot near 64th Street and Campbell Avenue...
  • 5 Chicago homicides on Thursday

    South Shore recorded two homicides on Thursday, one of the deadliest days of the year, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. At about 4:45 a.m. Thursday, a 74-year-old man was fatally shot in the 7000 block of South East End Avenue in...
  • Police officer hurt in South Shore traffic crash

    A Chicago police officer was injured in a traffic crash in the South Shore neighborhood as the officer responded to a report of gunfire, police said. The two-car crash happened about 10:20 p.m. near the intersection of East 73rd Street and South Yates...
  • Chicago overnight report

    Chicago overnight report
    A wrap-up of overnight news from the Tribune's breaking news desk: • Shootings early Saturday morning have left a 23-year-old man dead and four other people injured, according to police, and three others were injured by gunshots Friday night....
  • South Chicago neighborhood woman dead following fire

    South Chicago neighborhood woman dead following fire
    A 76-year-old woman died early this morning following a fire on the South Side. Janice Harley, of the 8200 block of South Oglesby Avenue, was pronounced dead at 12:27 a.m. at South Shore Hospital, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s...