| Mar 16, 2014
| 5:26 PM
A 16-year-old boy and 24-year-old man were wounded this afternoon and evening in separate South Side shootings in the city's Washington Heights and South Chicago neighborhoods.
The latest shooting happened about 6:17 p.m. on the 1000 block of West 104th...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 11:24 AM
A judge denied bail today for a 26-year-old man charged with three sexual assaults that occurred on Chicago's Far South Side in the early morning hours of Oct. 9.
Terrell Rush, 26, wearing sweatpants and a sweatshirt, showed no reaction as he stood...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 2:58 PM
The main character in the 2008 Broadway musical "In the Heights" is not a person at all — it's the neighborhood, mostly Dominican-American, that sits atop Manhattan in the shadow of the George Washington Bridge. Although it's only an A-train ride...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:32 AM
A man was shot to death and four people were wounded in other attacks on the South Side Monday, police said.
About 8 p.m., a Chicago man was shot multiple times in the 10400 block of South Green Street in the Washington Heights neighborhood, police...
| May 19, 2013
| 5:29 PM
A woman was killed and four others were hospitalized following a 2-car crash in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side, according to the Chicago Fire Department and police.
Two vehicles slammed into a building at 2:20 a.m. in the...
| May 18, 2013
| 5:23 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• One person was killed and four others were hospitalized following a 2-car crash in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side, according to the Chicago Fire Department and...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 9:59 AM
The North Side saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Irving Park, a 19-year-old man was shot to death Saturday in the 4200 block of West Irving Park Road, police said.
One day earlier, a 5-month-old...
| Apr 12, 2013
Historical societies perform a balancing act between preserving a community's past while connecting the threads to the current social fabric. This is the second in our two-part series on historical societies in Chicago and the suburbs.
| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:04 PM
Chicago on Wednesday reached 100 homicides for the year--the fastest the city has hit this mark in at least seven years, RedEye and police data show.
Seventeen homicides have been recorded in the last week--including four each on Saturday and Sunday, a...
| May 9, 2012
| 3:48 PM
Two women and a man were stabbed to death in separate incidents in the last week in Chicago, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Tuesday, a 23-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 4600 block of South Lake Park Avenue in Kenwood,...
| May 25, 2012
| 7:51 AM
This school year, hundreds of Chicago students in junior high and high school participated in classroom training for the News Literacy Project.
To wrap up the school year, the program held its News Literacy Project Showcase last week at the Chicago...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 10:30 PM
Doctors planned to keep an 11-year-old boy is in a medically-induced coma after a sport-utility vehicle hit him on Interstate 57 in the Far South Side's Washington Heights neighborhood, according to authorities and a relative.The northbound Honda Pilot...