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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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  • Michael J. Howlett Jr., Cook County judge, 1948-2014

     Michael J. Howlett Jr., Cook County judge, 1948-2014
    Michael J. Howlett Jr., son of a former Illinois secretary of state, was an accomplished attorney, popular law professor and a Cook County judge. "He was one of the best judges and nicest men I ever met," said Judge William Bauer of the 7th U.S. Circuit...
  • 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...
  • 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,...
  • 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...
  • James C. Dowdle, former Tribune Co. executive, dies

    James C. Dowdle, former Tribune Co. executive, dies
    James C. Dowdle, a born salesman known for his flashy ties and sharp intuition about the television industry, played a key role in the transformation of Tribune Co. into a major media conglomerate. In 1981 when Mr. Dowdle joined the company, Tribune was...
  • Worker injured while performing work in manhole on South Side

    Worker injured while performing work in manhole on South Side
    A man was taken to a hospital in serious-to-critical condition after he became unconscious while working on electrical cables underground at at a construction site this afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood. Chicago Fire Department companies were...
  • 2 bitten by pit bull that was shot by police

    2 bitten by pit bull that was shot by police
    A loose pit bull that was charging towards a Chicago police officer was shot after it bit a 17-year-old boy and a man this morning in the South Shore neighborhood. Several people called police to report a loose pit bull in the 6900 block of South...
  • Investment group buys Chicago's Regal Theater

    Investment group buys Chicago's Regal Theater
    The shuttered landmark New Regal Theater in the South Shore neighborhood has been sold to a Chicago group. Community Capital Investment, LLC bought the property for $100,000 from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. last month, according to the FDIC....
  • Jewel-Osco names new president, buying 5 more Dominick's

    Jewel-Osco names new president, buying 5 more Dominick's
    Jewel-Osco's parent company said that it is buying five additional Dominick's locations and named the president of its Boston-area division as the new president of Jewel-Osco. The five former Dominick's stores that Jewel-Osco plans to remodel and reopen...
  • One in four Chicago homicide victims in their 30s

    Two people in their 30s were shot to death in separate incidents in Chicago in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In South Shore, a 36-year-old man was fatally shot Monday in the 2300 block of East 75th Street, police...
  • 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...
  • 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...