January 18, 2021

Category: Chicago News

Chicago News

Chicago TV news legend Jim Tilmon dies at 86

CHICAGO —Jim Tilmon, a longtime meteorologist, aviation expert, and talk show host on several TV stations in Chicago, has died.   He was 86-years old.   After becoming only the third African American pilot for American Airlines, and the fifth in the nation, Tilmon began hosting a TV talk show before becoming a weatherman.    During that time, he’d become […]

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Woman fatally shot while inside vehicle in Humboldt Park

CHICAGO — An investigation is underway after a woman was shot and killed while sitting in her vehicle in the city’s Humboldt Park neighborhood. Police said the woman was stopped at the intersection of Hamlin and Chicago just after 11 p.m. Sunday, when another car pulled up alongside and someone inside opened fire. The woman […]

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Limited indoor dining to return in North-Central Illinois as state reports 4,162 new COVID-19 cases, 29 deaths

CHICAGO — Another Illinois region met the state’s metrics for lifting a ban on indoor dining at restaurants and lessening other COVID-19 restrictions Sunday, as many regions continue to see declining test positivity rates and hospitalizations. The number of cases and deaths reported by the state continue to decline on average, as the Illinois Department of […]

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South Side pastor offers vaccine dose to CPS teacher

CHICAGO — A pastor in Chicago’s Chatham neighborhood is offering his COVID-19 vaccine position to a Chicago Public Schools teacher during Sunday’s service at St. James Community Church. Rev. William E. Hall was extended an invitation to receive a COVID-19 vaccine due to his position as a chaplain at the UCAN social service agency. Hall […]

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Three critically injured in South Side shooting

CHICAGO — Three men are in critical condition following a shooting in a residential building on Chicago’ s South Side early Sunday morning, according to police. Police said the three men were shot in the hallway of a residential building in the 6400 block of South King Drive just after 2:45 a.m. Sunday morning. According […]

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