Marquette Park news

Community Hospitals Fight $2.7 Billion In Proposed Medicaid Cuts

Representatives from some of Illinois’ largest hospitals said today that they risk shutting down if Springfield cuts $2.7 billion from Medicaid. Even members of Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration testified at an Illinois House Health Care Availability and Accessibility hearing... more

over 3 years ago | Progress Illinois | Permalink

Alert: March Burglaries in Lincoln Park

Police are warning Lincoln Park residents of burglaries that have taken place in March. more

over 3 years ago | Fox Chicago | Permalink

Woman, 83, Fatally Stabbed in Dunning

After learning that an 83-year-old woman was fatally stabbed in her Northwest Side Dunning neighborhood home Friday morning, a neighbor said it was “only a matter of time.” more

over 3 years ago | Fox Chicago | Permalink

2 Killed, 11 Wounded in 6 Hours

Thirteen people were shot, two fatally, in gun violence Thursday night. Just two separate shootings on the city’s South and West sides accounted for 10 of the people shot, police said. more

over 3 years ago | Fox Chicago | Permalink

A family affair at Maria High School

Since 1987, seven sisters from the Roland family have attended Maria High School. The family chose to send the children to single-sex Catholic schools where energy could be focused on studies.

over 6 years ago | Sue Ter Maat

From the pulpit to the stage

A group of priests and nuns took a crack at show biz Sunday at a South Side talent show. More than 400 people showed up to hear everything from guitar playing to stand-up comedy.

over 7 years ago | Kate Morrelle

Father charged in death of infant

Police say baby was shaken

over 7 years ago | Carrie Topolinski

South Side fire claims mother of two earlier victims

Overloaded extension cords blamed

almost 8 years ago | Carrie Topolinski

South Side fire leaves two children dead

Toddler and infant succumb to smoke

almost 8 years ago | Carrie Topolinski

Police union offers $10k reward in killing of officer's son

Victim tried to stop fight

almost 8 years ago | Sarah Arkin

School, DCFS stonewall on blind girl's death

Child was beaten to death by parents, cops say

8 years ago | Geoff Wallin

Cops: Parents killed blind, malnourished daughter

Mom allegedly beat teen to death with two-by-four

8 years ago | Geoff Wallin

Girl escapes kidnappers

Police seeking three men, Cadillac in attack

8 years ago | Geoff Wallin

Two children injured in South Side shooting

Driver fled after incident

over 8 years ago | Geoff Dougherty