At 8:39 p.m. Tuesday, the 44-year-old woman was sitting on her couch in the 8400 block of South Hermitage Avenue when someone fired shots outside, police said. The shots went through the woman’s front door, hitting her in her abdomen.Lee Edwards / Block Club Chicago

Stray Bullet Kills Woman Sitting On Her Couch, Another Wounds Sleeping 80-Year-Old In Separate Shootings

Both incidents happened on the South Side, one in West Englewood and one in Pullman.

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Tatas Tacos In Portage Park Celebrates Holiday Season With 12 Days Of Tacos

The restaurant is also collecting donations for a special holiday meal at the Irving Park Food Pantry Dec. 19.

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King Drive Lights Up As Hundreds Of Donations Pour In To South Side Group

Here's how you can help My Block, My Hood, My City set up lights at South Side homes this weekend.