.. nor gloom of night stays these couriers from firing their appointed rounds" -- that seems to be the Uptown version of that famous saying.
Icy temperatures and mounds of freshly shoveled snow didn't stop a series of gunshots from ringing out shortly after 8pm tonight. A reader tells us someone was shot near Friendly Towers, and Wilson Avenue has been closed.
If you know anything more than the bare-bones information we have here, please add it to the comments.
Update:Chicago News Report says the shooting happened near the Clarendon Park Fieldhouse, and the shooters were men who had just exited the fieldhouse. Read about it here.