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Bronzeville »

"There's always been a need for more open space in the community," said Ald. Pat Dowell.

Logan Square »

Esteban Miranda, who beat the Logan Square boy into a coma, was sentenced to 23 years in prison.

Auburn Gresham »

Police said the men were shot after pointing guns at officers.

Humboldt Park »

Jedidiah Brown dodged bullets Monday, then brought the gunman to the scene of another shooting Tuesday.

Near West Side »

The South Side native, in town for an art exhibit, talked rap murders, drill music and social media.

Rogers Park »

Family and supporters of victim John Costulas breathed a sigh of relief Thursday as the verdict was read.

Rogers Park »

An interrogation video was played during the trial of Brandon Hinton, charged with killing John Costulas.

Rogers Park »

The trial in the murder of a developmentally disabled man near the Howard Street L stop began Tuesday.  

The Loop »

MARK KONKOL: More detectives and cops on the beat are helping crack the "no-snitch" code, police say.

South Shore (above 79th) »

Lawrence Sellers and Donald Murphy survived bullet wounds but face emotional injuries in the aftermath.

Auburn Gresham »

The St. Sabina pastor timed the rally for the season that typically sees the most murders in the city.

Englewood »

The first lady will talk to students during their Wednesday visit to Washington, D.C., officials said.

River North »

MARK KONKOL: Cabrini missionary Jim Fogarty thinks reformed gang members could make walk to school safe.

Bronzeville »

MARK KONKOL: Ebony Ambrose's last chat with son reminds her she raised a respectful young man.