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Home(grown) Improvement: Could This Work Here?

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about a comment a reader made recently regarding what he called “the dichotomy of the two Morgan Parks,” where one part of the neighborhood is seen as more desirable and the other is viewed as less so. 458 more words

Blind Retired Police Officer Shot During Home Invasion

Updated 03/11/14 – 11:12 a.m.

CHICAGO (CBS) — A blind retired Chicago police sergeant was critically wounded when he was shot during a home invasion overnight. 485 more words


Teen Critically Wounded In Morgan Park Stabbing

CHICAGO (STMW) — A 16-year-old boy was critically wounded in a stabbing in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side Tuesday evening.

The boy was stabbed in the abdomen about 7:15 p.m. 62 more words


Two Killed In Head-On Crash In Mount Greenwood

CHICAGO (STMW) — Two men were killed and a woman was injured in a traffic crash early Sunday in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood on the Far Southwest Side, police said. 138 more words


South Side Residents Stage Silent Protest Against Gang-Related Funerals

CHICAGO (STMW) — More than 200 local residents, fed up with what they perceive to be dangerous gang-related funeral processions rolling through their Beverly and Mount Greenwood communities, were staged a silent protest Saturday afternoon. 987 more words


2 Dead, 17 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

CHICAGO (STMW) — Two men were killed and at least 17 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago late Friday into early Saturday.

The weekend’s first fatal shooting killed a 22-year-old Aurora man and wounded another person in the West Side Austin neighborhood, according to authorities. 458 more words


Man Falls Through Ceiling, Jumps Out Window To Escape Police

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man trying to flee Chicago Police officers ended up falling through the ceiling in a Morgan Park neighborhood house Friday morning, then jumping out a window to escape. 297 more words