Garfield Ridge

The Central Market’s opening marked completion of the eight-year, $400 million Midway Modernization Program, which expanded security checkpoints and upgraded parking garages and concessions.
About 100 people gathered outside Adrianna Lopez’s Garfield Ridge home Friday night. Lopez was killed Sunday night.
The attack happened in the 5000 block of West 45th Street, police said.
The Cook County Sheriff’s officer was shot multiple times Wednesday night in the 4700 block of West 47th Street. The officer’s condition was serious to critical, fire officials said.
A man was turning his car left onto Natchez Avenue from 57th Street when he struck the bicyclist, a 68-year-old man.
Two men were near South Nashville Avenue and West Archer Avenue when they were shot, police said. The surviving man is in good condition at a hospital.
The boy was in the 4900 block of South Leamington Avenue when he was shot, police said.
In the two-candidate contest to succeed Ald. Ed Burke in the 14th Ward, Jeylú Gutiérrez faces Raul Reyes. And in the nearby 13th and 23rd Wards, two incumbents — one who broke with former House Speaker Mike Madigan and the other a longtime ally — are seeking reelection.
Cultivate Collective, one of six finalists vying for the Pritzker Traubert Foundation $10 million prize, wants to transform a vacant lot into a leading example of green design.
The winner of the annual cow pie drop could take home $5,000, and proceeds will fund repairs at St. Faustina Kowalska parish.
A man with a 10-inch butcher knife was shot to death last year by Chicago police after he stabbed an officer and a civilian.
Judy Mahoney wants to work at Byrne Elementary until she retires. CPS Thursday offered her another one-year contract.
Daniel Regalado allegedly veered into oncoming traffic in the 4900 block of South Cicero Avenue and hit a Cadillac Escalade head-on.
She was identified as Cire Robinson of Oak Lawn by the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Officer Joseph Cabrera fired a round at a man in the 5800 block of West 52nd Street in Garfield Ridge on Oct. 13. He has since been stripped of his police powers and, on Wednesday, was charged with with aggravated discharge of a firearm and disorderly conduct in connection with the shooting.
Rafael Flores, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said.
The suspect shouted for the girl to come to the van, but drove away when she ran into the house, police said.
Officers used a stun gun on the man after he stabbed an officer in the protective vest, authorities said. He dropped to his knees before removing the prongs and lunging at a sergeant in Vittum Park.
Police canceled her alert Monday.
Police canceled her missing person alert Thursday.
The burglaries happened throughout June.