Alberto Bocanegra was fatally shot in the 600 block of East 76th Street Tuesday. Lee Edwards / Block Club Chicago / Facebook

Community Activist Shot Dead After Chasing Driver Who Hit Cyclist: ‘He Died As A Hero’

Alberto Bocanegra, 39, had been recording a group of cyclists when he witnessed a driver hit a cyclist and drive off. That's when he sprung into action.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Some Non-Essential Businesses Remain Open In Chicago: ‘It’s Profits Over People,’ Worker Says

Businesses that break the rules face fines up to $10,000. City officials urged workers or witnesses to report these scofflaws to 311.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Cook County Jail Detainee Dies Of Coronavirus, Sheriff’s Office Says

The Public Defender's office moved to reduce detainee Jeffery Pendleton's bond, but the motion was denied. He later died at Stroger Hospital.

Albany Park Primary category in which blog post is published

After Car Crashes Into Parked Car, Passenger Gets Out And Shoots At Driver

No one was hurt in the shooting. Both driver and passenger were taken into custody, police said.