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The decision by the Lincoln Park alderperson gives Mayor Lori Lightfoot the rare chance for a third appointment to the Council. Lightfoot already has replaced Patrick Daley Thompson, forced to resign after a federal conviction, and Michael Scott Jr., who left for a private sector job.
The teen was with a 23-year-old man in the 1300 block of North Hudson Avenue about 2:30 a.m. when they were struck by gunfire.
After Donald F. Johnson’s conviction, a judge ordered him to stay away for two years. But then he returned. Fighting to ban him, attorney Patricia Dillon says he threatened her.
The plea against an indoor vaccine mandate is in response to a letter eight aldermen sent to the city health commissioner, urging her to require proof of vaccination for entrance to some gathering spots, such as restaurants, bars, gyms and theaters.
Authorities had sought to find him in violation of his probation, but a hearing that could have put him in jail was not scheduled until Aug. 10 — three days after French was killed.
A city officials told aldermen that the city needs more time to develop and test a system that will make the city the “point of intake for registration applications.”
The men allegedly stole a vehicle and used it to commit other carjackings and purse thefts in several North Side neighborhoods and South Loop.
The man forced his way into the apartments, police say.
Firefighters responded to the blaze near North and Cleveland avenues.
Paramedics were called to a “person down” and found Patrick Slagel unconscious and face-up in the 200 block of West Menomonee Street, police say.
One firefighter suffered ‘a minor issue’ in the fire in the 1900 block of North Sedgwick Street, according to Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford.
Teantun Davis allegedly shot a 5-month old boy and two men about 7 p.m. Thursday in the 1300 block of North Hudson Avenue, Chicago police said.
A 5-month-old boy and two men were in the 1300 block of North Hudson Avenue when they were shot, police said.
The ordinance, co-signed by all 50 aldermen and Mayor Lori Lightfoot, comes after aldermen heard horror stories from residents whose lives have been made miserable by party houses masquerading as home-sharing.
Rotonio Esco, 28, was charged with one count of first-degree murder in the death of Courtney Horton, Chicago police said.
Officers found a 41-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds about 2:10 a.m. in the hallway of a building in the 1300 block of North Hudson Avenue, Chicago police said.
Police were investigating the death after a man in his 30s or 40s was found facedown in a hallway with blunt force trauma and abrasions to his head.
A man in his 30s or 40s was facedown with blunt force trauma and abrasions to his head, police said.
A 62-year-old man attacked by two people and robbed just after midnight.
The trip of a lifetime became a nightmare after the borders of the South American country were sealed March 15 in an effort to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
The gun belonged to an off-duty Chicago police officer who was working security at the Old Town private school, police said. An internal affairs investigation is underway.