Around Chicago, people were out grilling and seeing friends they haven't seen for a year as people celebrated the first holiday without mask requirements for those who are vaccinated
Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Wednesday announced the first stages of construction at Jackson Park to prepare the space for the Obama Presidential Library.
Jiyah Meeks, a 7-year-old girl who was reported missing Sunday from South Shore, has been found, according to Chicago police.
A teenage boy was wounded in a shooting Wednesday near Jackson Park on the South Side.
A man was shot and wounded at a gas station in Chicago's Jackson Park Highlands neighborhood on the South Side on Saturday, one of more than a dozen shootings so far this weekend.
A woman fell through the ice and into a lagoon in Jackson Park Sunday.