A large metal beam collapsed, striking a staff member.
City official lays out stark disparities between Lincoln Park, Southeast Side where scrap-metal shredder wants to open
Those living in three South Side communities have lower life expectancy, worse quality of life than residents around General Iron’s longtime Lincoln Park home, city official says.
Luevenia Gardner took off her burning clothes and jumped into a shower to put out the flames before running two blocks to a South Side firehouse on April 16, prosecutors said. She died a month later.
In each incident, victims are robbed by one or two armed males as they are leaving a gas station.
Protesters call on Lightfoot to deny permit for Southeast Side metal shredder: ‘You can’t beautify what’s killing us’
The company that owns General Iron in Lincoln Park wants to set up shop on the Southeast Side. Community members call the move “environmental racism.”
The woman was eight months pregnant, and doctors were able to deliver her baby, who remains in critical condition at Comer Children’s Hospital.
A Chicago Fire Department helicopter landed on the street to get divers into the water near the 11200 block of South Doty, officials said. The car in the water was empty.
Police thought the vehicle may have been connected to a homicide investigation.
The plan includes the merging of St. Bride, Our Lady Gate of Heaven, Our Lady of Peace and St. Philip Neri Parish and School, four Catholic parishes in the South Shore and South Deering neighborhoods.
Dad of 3-year-old killed in apparent accidental shooting facing felony gun, child endangerment charges
A previous felony conviction prohibits Mikah Davis’ father from possessing a gun. Authorities confirmed that the boy’s 10-month-old sibling has been placed in protective custody as police investigate.
Chicago police are continuing to investigate.
About 4:15 p.m. Sunday, officers found the boy suffering from a gunshot wound inside the home in the 9600 block of South Escanaba Avenue, police said.
Chicago cop faces firing after woman accuses him of sexually assaulting her on same day he responded to burglary at her home