Friday Aug 29
Chicago wants Harvey's water collections seized
On the edge of Chicago's West Pullman neighborhood, city pipes pump millions of gallons of water a day across the Cal-Sag Channel to the scandal-plagued suburb of Harvey.
The Southtown Star
Would-be robber challenged, flees
A Hazel Crest man told police a man he did not know came up to him and pressed a gun to his head while he was getting into his mother's car July 15 in the parking lot of Guitar Center, 4721 W. 167th St. Prior to the incident, the gunman had approached the victim's mother and asked to use her cellphone to call a tow truck, according to police.