West Englewood news

4 wounded in South Side shootings

Three teens and a man were shot Thursday afternoon on Chicago’s South Side. more

over 3 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 3 years ago | Chicago Tribune | Permalink

Do People Just Want to Live in Segregation? Not in Chicago

Chicago Magazine is talking about Chatham again: It's not a simple matter of black people being way more egalitarian than white people. Everyone wants to live in a safe environment with good housing stock and... more

over 3 years ago | The Sixth Ward | Permalink

Man, 18, Critically Hurt In West Englewood Shooting

A man is in critical condition after he was shot in the head Wednesday evening in the South Side West Englewood neighborhood. more

over 3 years ago | CBS 2 | Permalink

Charity takes the financial stress out of prom night

The Glass Slipper Project takes donations of dresses and other prom accessories then gives them to up to 2,100 girls who can't afford their own.

over 6 years ago | Adrian G. Uribarri

Obama's words lift audience at a troubled school

As Barack Obama took the oath of office, the cafeteria at troubled Harper High in Englewood fell silent. Students say Obama's administration will mean more opportunity for them.

almost 7 years ago | Jay Field

CTA technology upgrade means fewer bus supervisors

Next month, supervisors will trade in their clipboards and pencils for GPS-enabled phones and wireless laptops. Retiring supervisors will not be replaced, saving $1.5 million.

over 7 years ago | Jessica Pupovac

Two die in South Side crash

The driver of a Hyundai Sonata lost control and slammed into the side of a brick church on the city's South Side, killing the driver and a front-seat passenger.

over 7 years ago | Shannon McGee

Pedestrian killed by CTA bus

A CTA bus traveling along Ashland Avenue struck and killed a 52-year-old woman this morning. The circumstances surrounding the accident have not yet been released. Buses were briefly rerouted after the incident.

over 7 years ago | Jessica Pupovac

Copernicus Elementary staff fights to keep jobs

"Turnaround" plan will cost principal, teachers, their jobs

almost 8 years ago | Paul D. Bowker

Parents protest dismantling of school staff

Teachers at Miles Davis and Johns would have to reapply for jobs at new school

almost 8 years ago | Paul D. Bowker

Bus stop shooting leaves two teenagers hospitalized

No suspects in drive-by shooting

almost 8 years ago | Carrie Topolinski

First school hearing slated for today

Davis elementary session kicks off a week of hearings on CPS consolidation plan

almost 8 years ago | Paul D. Bowker

Two injured in South Side kitchen fire

Cause of the blaze unknown

almost 8 years ago | Carrie Topolinski

Englewood man shot to death

No suspects in shooting

almost 8 years ago | Carrie Topolinski