May 16

Updated 12 hours ago

Hi

I maybe moving into the area!
Wanted to know everyone's thoughts on the neighborhood!
Thanks!

  • Hey Eric
    As the area you are moving into is primarily POC and lower income they don't do as many posts on EB as say when I lived in Logan. I live further south and closer to California than you and Chicago is always block by block. You're fairly far west, so I am not sure what or how the environment is in your general neighborhood. But Hi! and welcome....

  • I did notice that yes, well I was hoping more could tell me how the area is!

    But thank you for the welcoming

13 hours ago

1 Killed, 7 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings Across Chicago

...Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side. He was walking about 10 p.m. in the 2100 block of West 21st Street when someone approached and fired shots, police said. He suffered two gunshot wounds to the...

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...a call of shots fired and found the teenager lying on the ground in the 7700 block of South Marquette, according to Chicago Police. The boy had been shot in the head and was taken...

The 14-year-old was seriously wounded in a shooting at 10:47 p.m. in the West Side Austin neighborhood. He was shot in the chest while walking down the street in the 200 block of North Lockwood, police said. The boy was taken in serious condition to Stroger Hospital.

...old man was standing on the sidewalk after an argument with another male in the 3900 block of West Grenshaw, when the male walked up, pulled out a gun and shot the man in the...

...an 18-year-old was shot in the back as he drove west in the 4000 block of West Palmer in the Northwest Side Hermosa neighborhood, police said. He told investigators that he saw a...

Officers responding to a shooting at 1:12 p.m. found a 37-year-old man shot multiple times inside a home in the 6000 block of South Fairfield in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said. He was taken in serious condition to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

At 12:53 p.m., a 41-year-old man was shot in the leg in the 2900 block of East 79th Street in South Shore, police said. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition. A suspect was taken into custody and a weapon was recovered, but further details were not available.

...Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. He was standing on the sidewalk in the 2600 block of West 54th Street when the driver of a red minivan got out of his vehicle and fired three...

    1 Killed, 7 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A 16-year-old boy was killed and at least seven other people, including a 14-year-old boy, were wounded in shootings Wednesday across Chicago. The 16-year-old was found shot to death about 9:20 p.m. in the South Shore neighborhood.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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  • Books for Summer Break Reading!

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Taste of Chicago restaurant lineup for 2017

2214 S. Wolcott Ave.

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Media types, chefs, city officials and Taste organizers huddled at La Sardine (111 N Carpenter St.) in Chicago on an on-again, off-again gray rainy day thinking about sunnier days...

As Toia noted in the video, Ukai Japanese Restaurant (1059 W. Belmont) was there with their to-die-for Shrimp & Vegetable Dumplings that guests at the preview were able to sample and others can try at the taste. Here's a look:

2100 W. Belmont Ave.

1535 W. Madison St.

8734 S. Stony Island Ave.

2034 W. Division St.

300 W. 26th St.

816 W. Fullerton Ave.

2373 S. Archer Ave.

939 W. 18th St.

108 N. State St.

300 W. 31st St.

623 S. Wabash Ave.

225 S. Canal St.

4623 N. Broadway

2101 W. Chicago Ave.

3221 W. Armitage Ave.

4171 S. Archer Ave.

2120 S. Canal St.

805 S. State St.

134 S. Wabash Ave.

941 W. Randolph St.

2600 S. Wallace St.

252 W. 26th St.

11 E. Illinois St.

210 E. Illinois St.

6701 W. Forest Preserve Dr.

1532 N. Wells St.

1014 W. Taylor St.

6232 N. Broadway

21 E. Adams

75 E. Lake St.

2518 W. 63rd St.

1251 W. Fullerton Ave.

5203 N. Clark St.

20 E. Jackson Blvd.

1140 W. Madison St.

1623 N. Milwaukee Ave.

700 E. Grand Ave., Navy Pier

4217 N. Ravenswood Ave.

738 N. Clark St.

845 N. State St.

1148 W. Monroe St.

    Taste of Chicago Restaurant Lineup for 2017
    67 food establishments, 17 new vendors, Celebrity Chef du Jour & the CH Distillery Cocktail Lounge & Wine and Beer Garden are on the menu for the 37th annual Taste of Chicago in Grant Park on July 5 through July 9 Media types, chefs, city officials and Taste organizers huddled at La Sardine (111 N...
    http://www.chicagonow.com

31 hours ago

At Triumph Gallery, more than 150 artists counteract a GOP watch list

2055 W. Cermak

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The neon-lit bar at Lawrence and Broadway, now a legendary jazz club, has been around for 107 years—and has more stories than any tavern in town. Here are a few from the past three decades.

    At Triumph Gallery, more than 150 artists counteract a GOP watch list
    Late last fall, right-wing nonprofit Turning Point USA started a website called the Professor Watchlist, which singles out college professors who "discriminate against conservative students and advance leftist propaganda," according to a mission statement on its home page. Curator Ruslana Lichtzier was appalled by the site, so she decided to organize an exhibition in response.
    http://www.chicagoreader.com

42 hours ago

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