Chicago police said the driver went through a light in the 500 block of South Oakley Boulevard, hitting a squad car with two police officers inside. Both were taken to Stroger Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.
Ron Onesti, president of Onesti Entertainment, said it would be irresponsible of him to put on the festival, given that so many businesses are already stretched thin for staff.
The lawsuit filed by the Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans alleges the Chicago Park District breached a nearly 50-year-old contract when it removed the statue last year.
Mary Kathryn Cook believes the two incidents in her Near West Side neighborhood are linked after tensions arose over a Columbus statue and the presidential election.
Someone in a dark-colored vehicle fired shots at the 17-year-old about 5:45 p.m. as he stood outside in the 500 block of South Oakley Boulevard, Chicago police said.
Those still living in the camp were generally happy with the operation; days earlier, city workers canvassed the tent city, next to the Dan Ryan Expressway at Roosevelt Road, and spray-painted the unoccupied tents with an “X.”
Arturo Negrete was also cited for failure to yield the right of way and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.
About 11:30 p.m., a black BMW X3 was driving south at a high rate of speed on Damen Avenue when it crashed into the back of a northbound CTA bus that was turning left onto Taylor Street, Chicago police said.
The Chicago Lions, whose players, women and men, range from kindergarteners to adults, open new field at Hope Academy on the West Side.
Deanton Thompson, 24, faces seven counts of felony charges in connection with a vehicle crash that left three dead.
The two-vehicle crash happened abut 6 p.m. Sunday at the Intersection of Harrison and Oakley, according to Chicago Fire Media Affairs.
Alexandria Kim, 65, was last seen April 5 in the 2100 block of West Harrison Street, Chicago police said.
The man was struck in the left arm and face by bullets. He took himself to Stroger Hospital where his condition was stabilized.
He has been a more than credible alderman in his first four years.
Chicago police now say that the shooting death of an off duty female police officer on the Near West Side is being investigated as a suicide.
The woman, who was not the intended target, was shot in the left leg and took herself to a hospital.
In your arms, we found freedom to be as black as we wanted to be — free from isolation and racial animosity.
In three robberies, two to three males battered a victim and stole their property.
In three robberies, two to three males battered a victim and stole their property.