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Red the paralyzed pit bull gets adopted

Officer who found him shot, caretakers and new family gather at PAWS shelter Things looked bleak for Red when Chicago police Officer Brian Cicio found him. more

over 2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

Rare bird spotted in North Lawndale -- 7,000 miles north of home

On a quiet, cool Saturday afternoon in Douglas Park, about a dozen bird watchers stood under a large, bushy tree, peering through binoculars to search its leafy branches for an ornithological version of treasure dropping from the sky. more

over 2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

Iowa Man, Wanted For Sex Abuse Of Own Kids, Caught In Chicago

An Iowa man is back in custody, after being captured in Chicago following a nationwide manhunt on charges that he tried to sexually assault at least one of his own children. more

over 2 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

Man stabbed to death in North Lawndale

A 39-year-old man was stabbed to death Thursday in the North Lawndale neighborhood after he fell while running away from his attacker, police said. more

over 2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

Alleged sex offender fugitive from Iowa located in Chicago

An Iowa man who went on the lam after authorities accused him of attempting to sexually asault one of his nine children was arrested by U.S. Marshals on Chicago’s Northwest Side early Thursday — ending a nationwide manhunt. Thirty-six-year-old James Julius Beaudrie of Des Moines was arrested... more

over 2 years ago | Sun-Times | Permalink

Live on the Barber Shop Show: April Mid-Month Mashup

Catch Editor and Interim Publisher Kimbriell Kelly live on air at noon today on the Barber Shop Show. Tune in to Vocalo 89.5 or listen online. Have something to add to the discussion? Call in. (888) 635-1112.Every month, we like to check-in with our favorite Chicago journalists and bloggers for... more

over 2 years ago | The Chicago Reporter | Permalink

Man charged with beating hotel manager after staying past checkout

Herbert D. Lambert, 31, of Chicago has been charged with aggravated battery for attacking the manager of a Bannockburn hotel after she told him he was in his room past checkout and needed to go, police said. more

over 2 years ago | Sun-Times | Permalink

Woman who was wounded in earlier shooting is killed

A woman who survived a shooting last summer — and was a government witness in the case — died in a flurry of bullets on the West Side over the weekend, authorities said. Kimberly Harris, 25, was shot more than 20 times at 7... more

over 2 years ago | Sun-Times | Permalink

Woman Shot Dead In North Lawndale Home

A woman died Sunday night after being shot multiple times in the face, head, chest and legs on the city's West Side. more

over 2 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

Officials: Slain woman had more than 20 gunshot wounds

A West Side woman was killed Sunday night after suffering more than 20 gunshot wounds in a shooting that may have gang connections, officials said. more

over 2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

2 shot, killed in separate West Side shootings

Two people were shot to death Sunday night and Monday morning on the West Side, according to police. more

over 2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

2 dead, 7 wounded in separate South and West Side shootings

Nine people were shot and two died of those wounds Saturday night and Sunday morning on the city's South and West sides, according to police. more

over 2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

10 shot, 3 dead, on South and West sides

Three people died and seven others were wounded in shootings Friday night and Saturday morning on the South and West sides, police said. more

over 2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

Man dies in construction accident on Far South Side

A 37-year-old Evergreen Park man was pronounced dead after he was injured in a construction accident in the Hegewisch neighborhood, officials said. more

over 2 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

Evergreen Park man killed by falling debris at construction site

An Evergreen Park man was killed by a piece of falling debris Monday afternoon at a construction site on the Far South Side, officials said. James Quigley, 37, of the 9700 block of South Lawndale Ave., was at the site in the 13100 block of South Torrence... more

over 2 years ago | Sun-Times | Permalink

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