A reported gas main issue has caused traffic to be stopped by first responders in front of Jackson Park Hospital. [Lee Edwards/Block Club Chicago]

Damaged Gas Main Causes Shutdown of Stony Island Outside Jackson Park Hospital

The busy stretch of Stony Island was shut down for the emergency crews.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Rash of Wheel, Tire and Catalytic Converter Thefts on North Side Prompts Police Alert

Police recommend parking in well-lit areas and installing a car alarm set to go off at the slightest amount of motion.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

Vic Mensa’s ‘Anti-Bait Truck’ Will Hand Out Thousands Of Gym Shoes To Kids At Site Of Controversial Police Sting

The project comes after police used a "bait truck" full of shoes to arrest people in Englewood.