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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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  • Chicagoans make pitch for George Lucas museum location

     Chicagoans make pitch for George Lucas museum location
    Everyday Chicagoans came armed with plenty of ideas Wednesday night about where to locate a home for George Lucas' collection of art and movie memorabilia. But members of the Galactic Empire seemed to be otherwise engaged, as no one arrived in a "Star...
  • Police: Girl, 15, missing from South Side

    Police: Girl, 15, missing from South Side
    Police are asking for the public's help locating a 15-year-old girl who went missing about a week ago from the city's South Shore neighborhood. Diamond Jackson was last seen April 30 in the area of the 7500 block of South Coles Avenue and the 7900 block...
  • Shootings in Chicago leave 1 dead, 10 wounded, including boy, 14

    Shootings in Chicago leave 1 dead, 10 wounded, including boy, 14
    One man was killed and 10 other people were wounded, including a 14-year-old boy, in shootings across Chicago Wednesday afternoon through early this morning. Jeromy Ellis, 34, was shot in the head while standing at the corner of 81st Street and Cottage...
  • 1 dead, 2 wounded in South Side shootings

    1 dead, 2 wounded in South Side shootings
    One man was killed and two men were wounded late Sunday morning in shootings on the South Side. The shootings Sunday bring the total number of people fatally shot this weekend in Chicago up to three, with at least 26 other people wounded in shootings....
  • Free wireless service offered at West, South Side locations

    Free wireless service offered at West, South Side locations
    The City of Chicago and Google have partnered to bring free wireless service to Garfield Park and the South Shore Cultural Center, officials said. The service is now available at both locations and is planned to help thousands of people get online,...
  • 2 shot, including boy, 13

    2 shot, including boy, 13
    Two people, including a 13-year-old boy, were shot Saturday afternoon in separate incidents on the South Side, bringing the total number of shootings since Friday to 15, officials said. The 13-year-old boy was shot in the lower left leg about 4:25 p.m....
  • 4 dead among at least 36 shot in Chicago in 36 hours

    4 dead among at least 36 shot in Chicago in 36 hours
    At least 36 people were shot in Chicago, four of them fatally, in as many hours over the weekend, with more than half of the shootings occurring over a half-day period stretching into early Sunday. Officers responded to at least 27 incidents, starting...
  • Boys, 14 and 16, wounded in South Shore shooting

    Boys, 14 and 16, wounded in South Shore shooting
    Two boys, 14 and 16, were wounded when a gunman walked up and started firing in the South Shore neighborhood, authorities said. The teens were walking on the sidewalk in the 1600 block of East 69th Street when someone approached from behind and...
  • 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,...
  • 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...
  • Marcia Gray Martin, 1932-2014

     Marcia Gray Martin, 1932-2014
    Marcia Gray Martin was a working architect who was an architecture professor at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn for 24 years. However, friends and colleagues say Mrs. Martin, who also wrote a college textbook on drafting architectural plans by hand,...
  • Patience rewarded

    Patience rewarded
    When you're pining after someone who doesn't return your affection — how long do you keep trying? Scott Goldstein might be a good man to ask. And maybe Agnes Goldstein as well, considering she's the one who was being pursued by Scott. Agnes...