Tonya Colombo, who lost her son Shane to gang crossfire, speaks at a press conference.Jonathan Ballew/Block Club Chicago

Reward Raised To $12,000 In Rogers Park Shooting That Killed Grad Student On His First Night In Chicago

“Shane never had a chance in this city,” Shane Colombo's mother said Friday in announcing the reward.

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Despite The Rain, Humboldt Park’s 41st Puerto Rican Parade Draws Thousands (PHOTOS)

The rain did "really hurt" the festival in the park, however, according to Jose Lopez, executive director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center.