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8 Injured In Back Of The Yards Crash

CHICAGO (STMW) — Eight people were injured in a Back of the Yards neighborhood crash Sunday evening on the South Side.

The three-vehicle crash happened about 6:15 p.m. 91 more words


Man Robbed, Shot In Englewood

CHICAGO (STMW) — A 61-year-old man was robbed and shot by two people Thursday afternoon inside a West Englewood store.

About noon, he was inside an establishment in the 6800 block of South Ashland Avenue when two men with guns walked in and announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police. 69 more words


No Injuries In Back Of The Yards Building Collapse

CHICAGO (STMW) — No injuries were reported after a building collapsed early Monday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.

Firefighters responded to the building collapse at 4835 S. 88 more words


CTA Reinstates Two Express Routes To Improve Bus Speed

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Chicago Transit Board approved the reinstatement of the Ashland and Western Express routes Wednesday as part of a three-phase effort to improve the bus speed and performance on two of CTA’s busiest routes. 339 more words


Englewood Artist Planning Gallery To Share His Passion With Community

CHICAGO (CBS) — He works as a security guard at night to pay the bills, but Jimmy Williams’ real passion is art, and he has one purpose right now: to bring more of it to Chicago’s embattled Englewood neighborhood. 278 more words


ALBUM REVIEW: Ashland Avenue by Forgotten Tropics

By: Derek Spencer

There are moments of Ashland Avenue in which I decided I was enjoying the EP: notably the bridge of “Movement”, most of “Breaching the Peace”, and the verse of “Bound to Fall” before repetition degrades its focused disconcertion. 261 more words


Four Hurt In West Englewood Crash

CHICAGO (STMW) — Four people were hurt when a car crashed into a viaduct early Tuesday in West Englewood on the South Side.

About 1 a.m., the car was heading east on 74th Street near Ashland Avenue when rain started to fall and the driver lost control of the vehicle, which slammed into the viaduct, according to Chicago Police. 64 more words