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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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  • Woman dies in South Side crash

    Woman dies in South Side crash
    A woman died Sunday night in a crash in the Burnside  neighhborhood on the South Side. Chicago Fire Department paramedics responded about 8:30 p.m. to the 9700 block of South Stony Island Avenue, according to the Fire Department. The woman was taken...
  • South Shore JazzFest may be saved

    South Shore JazzFest may be saved
    Earlier this month, Chicago impresario Geraldine de Haas announced that her South ShoreJazzFest -- which has played the South Shore Cultural Center annually since 1981 -- would be canceled. But a groundswell of support has revived hopes the event will...
  • Dunes Country choo-choo

    Dunes Country choo-choo
    MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. — To the uninitiated, driving along 11th Street through the downtown of this northern Indiana community can be an unnerving experience. While most motorists are accustomed to sharing the road with bicycles, few have ever had the...
  • Man accused of shooting 2 women, attempting to ram cops with SUV

    Man accused of shooting 2 women, attempting to ram cops with SUV
    Authorities accused a man of trying to ram Chicago police officers with his SUV after they say he shot his girlfriend and her sister in the South Shore neighborhood. Maurice Boston, 41, is expected to appear before a judge later today, charged with two...
  • NU police officer charged with firing gun during July 4 celebration

    NU police officer charged with firing gun during July 4 celebration
    An off-duty Northwestern University police officer is accused of firing a gun into the air while celebrating the Fourth of July holiday on the South Side, according to Chicago Police.  Wesley Jackson, 30, of the 5400 block of Hyde Park Boulevard, was...
  • South Shore shooting wounds 3

    South Shore shooting wounds 3
    Few details were available tonight following a shooting in the South Shore neighborhood that sent three people to hospitals, authorities said.   The shooting happened at about 5:35 p.m. in the 2400 block of East 75th Street, said Darryl Baety, a Chicago...
  • Cops: 3 dead, 7 others wounded in separate shootings

    Cops: 3 dead, 7 others wounded in separate shootings
    Three men were killed and at least seven other people wounded in separate overnight shootings across the city, Chicago police said this morning. In the latest fatal shooting, police said a 47-year-old man sitting inside a vehicle was shot in chest by...
  • Cops: 1 killed near UIC campus, teen wounded in South Shore park

    Cops: 1 killed near UIC campus, teen wounded in South Shore park
    A man was killed near the campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago on the Near West Side and a 13-year-old boy was wounded in a park in the South Shore neighborhood in overnight shootings, Chicago police say. Dante Young, 20, was killed around 9:...
  • West Englewood sees 2 homicides in 4 days

    West Englewood saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. On Monday, a 21-year-old man was shot to death in the 5700 block of South Elizabeth Street, police said. Four days earlier, a 27-year-old man was...
  • 1 dead, six wounded in overnight shootings across city

    1 dead, six wounded in overnight shootings across city
    A father of four was killed and at least six other people were wounded in overnight shootings across Chicago, police say. The night's only fatal shooting occurred just after midnight in the 7500 block of South Kingston Avenue in the South Shore...
  • 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...