South Chicago

Over the course of the three-day event, street artists will be decorating viaducts under the Chicago Skyway.
The four were on a porch in the 8600 block of South Kingston Avenue when they were attacked Sunday, police said.
He was shot while walking in the 7900 block of South Crandon Avenue Friday night, police said.
The two men were fatally shot Saturday during an argument with another person in the 8300 block of South Paxton Avenue, police said.
Construction on the $43 million development at 79th and Halsted streets is expected to start Wednesday, with the city promising that pending projects in other areas will follow.
He was found on a sidewalk in the 2500 block of East 84th Street, police said.
The George Washington High School teachers who led protests against General Iron’s move to the Southeast Side will get warnings instead.
Fresh Move employees say they’ve had to double their orders from urban farms to keep up with community needs amid high grocery prices and a lack of fresh food options on the city’s South and West sides.
Last year on Independence Day, Chicago reached a level of air pollution four times the hourly average of a normal summer day. “By 10:30 at night, it’s just a hazy fog and smoke everywhere that you can see,” one resident said.
Meet Zilly and Ella, the newest “dog-tors” at La Rabida Children’s Hospital. The Cook County Sheriff’s Office has partnered with the hospital to bring the two therapy dogs to the Outpatient Center each week.
The new plover was sighted late afternoon Tuesday, and was identified as a 5-year-old female who usually nests at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in Michigan.
Officers responded to the fire in the 3000 block of East 79th Place about 1:20 a.m.
A researcher is asking families to get children on the Southeast Side tested for manganese, lead and other contaminants.
About 11:30 a.m., he was in the 8300 block of South Houston Avenue, when he was shot in the right shoulder.
The playground was built atop a system that catches and stores stormwater before slowly releasing it into sewers to prevent them from becoming overwhelmed.
The goals are to revitalize the small business sector and increase the availability of affordable housing.
Just a day after meeting with a therapist for the first time, Fallon Harris shot her cherished 12-year-old son twice in the head Sunday. “She loved [Kaden] more than anything in the world,” said the boy’s father. “I’m losing everything I had in this world. Everything.”
About 1:10 a.m., the man, believed to be about 50-years-old, was in the 8700 block of South Burley Avenue, when he was shot once in the right armpit.
Police told aldermen high-crime districts would get help as rookies graduate from the academy, but it’ll take years to get South and West Side districts to proper levels. A University of Chicago Crime Lab model called for a faster, more widespread approach using veteran cops, too.
In court documents, the Lightfoot administration says General Iron’s owner shouldn’t get a permit until pollution studies are complete.
About 2:40 p.m., the man, 40, and the 16-year-old boy were on the sidewalk in the 8100 block of South Coles Avenue, when they heard shots and felt a pain.
Nickos Brewer was last seen Monday and is missing from the 8400 block of South Saginaw Avenue.