Christina Cochran and Adam Conolly, who both live in the 1900 block of North Lawndale Avenue, stand next to bullet holes in Cochran's fence.Mina Bloom/ Block Club Chicago

‘Horrifying’ Logan Square Shootout Started After Huge Airbnb House Party, Neighbors Say

"It was like a war," one neighbor said of the shootout that sent dozens of bullets flying through the neighborhood and left two injured, one seriously.

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CPS Dodged Reforming Police In Schools For Two Years, Inspector General Says. Now, District Vows To Do Better

For five hours Thursday, aldermen grilled CPS and CPD officials about why they failed to address concerns about police in city schools.

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Chicagoans Flock To Closed Beaches, But City Plans To Kick Them Out This Weekend

The city's "social distance ambassadors" weren't having much luck clearing Montrose Beach Thursday. “We tried telling them but they ignored us."

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Want To Stop The Violence? Keep Showing Up, Pastor Says While Bringing Food, Other Essentials To South Siders

The Trap Pastor will return to his outpost near Moran Park on Friday at 3:30 to give out hot dogs, hamburgers, groceries, masks and baby items for those in need.