Englewood

Southside Blooms opened its brick-and-mortar store in Englewood in December. A partnership with the Midwest Israel Consulate will send the owner to Israel to learn more floral techniques.
It’s a chance for these shops “to have exposure outside their neighborhoods,” said Tamieka Hardy of the Greater Chatham Initiative. The group is one of a few vendors popping up at the Magnificent Mile building until mid-March.
He was at a gathering in the 5600 block of South Throop Street when he was shot, police said.
He was on a sidewalk in the 6300 block of South Racine Avenue when he was shot, police said.
Kavatish Wallace, 23, was found on the ground in the 6600 block of South Hoyne Avenue with gunshot wounds to the abdomen and shoulder, Chicago police said.
They were shot while sitting in a parked car in the 1100 block of West 63rd Street, police said.
Police say the boy was struck in the leg by someone firing from a car. He’s listed in good condition at Comer Children’s Hospital.
The new incarnation of a program that used to sell the lots for $1, but now will sell them for at least 10% of their market rate, is getting mixed reviews from residents.
He was shot in the 500 block of West 72nd Street and taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in critical condition, police said.
The Grammy-winning singer paid tribute to the painting “Blue Monday” in her Dec. 17 appearance on “Saturday Night Live.”
Jamel Danzy, the so-called straw purchaser of the gun used to kill French, is set to be sentenced Wednesday.
A woman was discovered with a gunshot wound to the chest in the 7200 block of South Green Street, police said.
People and cars lined up down the block to receive some of the 60,000 pounds of frozen beef, hot dogs and bacon at 63rd Street and Ashland Avenue.
Many factors are driving the 122 candidates’ desire to become part of the grand experiment of civilian oversight at the grassroots level.
Two gunmen approached Zumareyan Bledsoe in the 700 block of West 60th Street about 9 p.m. Tuesday and began firing, police said.
With new episodes of the locally made comedy set to arrive Dec. 8 on HBO Max, co-creator Bashir Salahuddin says, “We’re really pushing the boundaries in the writers room this season.”
The Racine station on the Green Line closed in 1994 when the rest of the line was renovated. Now, some residents are trying to get a referendum on the ballot to measure public support for bringing it back.
The Whole Foods at 832 W. 63rd St. is scheduled to close permanently Sunday. A new grocery tenant has not yet been announced for Englewood Square.
The teen was shot about 7:15 p.m. in the 800 block of West 63rd Street, police said. No arrests were reported.
Love Fridge currently has 26 fridges sprinkled across Chicago that offer free and fresh food. The Englewood location at 6344 S. Morgan St. is the first to be “off-grid” and powered exclusively by nearby solar panels.
Isaac Jamison, 38, was shot in the head in the 5800 block of South Justine Street, police said.
A 20-year-old man was shot in the lower back. He was pronounced dead at U. of C. Medical Center.
Englewood Connect is being built in a landmark firehouse — a building that “refused to be demolished,” said Planning and Development Commissioner Maurice Cox.
A 47-year-old man was struck by gunfire in the 6300 block of South Marshfield Avenue on Saturday afternoon.