A man was hospitalized after being shot and wounded early Saturday in what the police said appeared to have been a gang-related attack on a Dan Ryan Expressway ramp onto the Stevenson Expressway.
The man, in his mid-20s, was a passenger in a vehicle on the ramp from the southbound Dan Ryan onto the Stevenson at 5:12 a.m. when a vehicle pulled up and someone inside flashed a gang sign and fired three shots, one of which struck the man in the face, according to the Illinois State Police, which said the driver took him to a hospital.
The potential effects, both benefits and drawbacks, of the impending opening of the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park is a major issue for the ward.
State Rep. Lamont Robinson captured just over 46% of the vote in February’s election, falling short of the majority needed to win outright.
Toews’ return comes much sooner than expected, opening the possibility he could play in as many seven games before the season ends. He’s nowhere near a decision point on whether or not he’ll retire this summer, though.
Micheail Ward was sentenced to 84 years for the 2013 killing of the 15-year-old honor student, who had just returned from Obama’s 2nd inauguration.
Rebuild Illinois has earmarked money for a river port in Cairo, extending a passenger rail line near Belleville, and helping developer Elzie Higginbottom erect an apartment building and hotel in Chicago’s Illinois Medical District.