| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:59 AM
One firefighter suffered minor injuries at a fire in the South Chicago neighborhood early Sunday morning, and fires destroyed two other homes in the Gage Park and Brighton Park neighborhoods.
The firefighter hurt in the South Chicago neighborhood, in...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 6:03 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk. • A Chicago man is facing multiple charges in connection with a Thursday night hit-and-run accident that killed a Southwest Side woman. Read more
• A 30-year-old man was shot in the head...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 9:32 PM
An Aberdeen man suspected of a Chicago murder remains in the Brown County Jail.
Illinois authorities believe Daniel E. Neasom, 29, pushed a woman out of a window of his third-story apartment in Chicago's Gage Park neighborhood. The woman died as the...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 6:20 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A 16-year-old boy was killed in Gage Park on Saturday afternoon, one of four people shot between about 1:30 and 9:15 p.m. Read more.
• A truck ran into a train in the Hegewisch...
| Mar 1, 2013
The 15 employees of the Southwest Organizing Project, a nonprofit community group on Chicago's Southwest Side, are housed in a small, shared office space when they aren't out in the community.
They are out a lot in the neighborhoods, ones particularly...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:41 PM
A Cook County judge today set bail at $350,000 each for two Gage Park High School students charged with sexually assaulting a classmate with mental disabilities last week at the South Side school.
According to a Chicago police report, the 15-year-old...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 6:17 AM
A 19-year-old man who was fatally shot in the Gage Park neighborhood Thursday evening has been identified, authorities said.
The man, identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office as Sergio Mora, was shot in the left side in the 2300 block...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 7:11 AM
Two people were taken to area hospitals following a traffic crash this morning that sent at least six ambulances to the scene in the Gage Park neighborhood.
The Emergency Medical Services Plan 1, which sends six ambulances to a scene, was called for the...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Two women were killed in separate homicides Monday, bringing the total number of female homicide victims this year to 19, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 70-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 1100 block of East 81st...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 10:20 AM
An Aberdeen man accused of pushing a woman out a third-floor window in Chicago declined Wednesday to be voluntarily extradited to Illinois to face a murder charge.
Daniel E. Neasom, 29, is wanted in Cook County, Ill.
About 5:30 a.m. July 23, 2011,...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 3:38 PM
The man who's wanted in Chicago on a murder charge has apparently been in Aberdeen since at least May, according to paperwork filed with the Brown County Clerk of Court's Office.
Chicago police sent Aberdeen police a request May 31 to obtain a DNA...