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Man shot in Lawndale

At 3:42 a.m., the 34-year-old was sitting in a vehicle talking to a woman in the 1500 block of South Sawyer when another male walked up and opened fire, according to Chicago Police.

    Man shot in Lawndale
    A man was shot early Tuesday in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. At 3:42 a.m., the 34-year-old was sitting in a vehicle talking to a woman in the 1500 block of South Sawyer when another male walked up and opened fire, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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  • Books and Bins are Matches Made in Heaven!

    Mrs. Mendoza-Ramirez is asking for $299.40:
    My students need books and bins for easy check-out and moving around the classroom during independent reading time in Reading Class.
    Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy Comment

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Kim Foxx on the Girl Talk, the Chicago Improv Festival, and more things to do in Chicago this week

Tue 3/28: Taco Tuesday at Lagunitas Brewery (1843 S. Washtenaw), which includes tacos from Taqueria Los Comales and music by Pool Holograph, raises funds for Deborah's Place, an organization that provides support for homeless women. 5:30 PM

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Mon 3/27: Five local comics artists were paired with local pastry chefs to create a work of art inspired by a dessert for Comics & Pastries Collide at Martyrs' (3855 N. Lincoln). All sweets are available for tasting, and the pieces will be auctioned off to support Common Threads. 6-9 PM

Tue 3/28: This month the Girl Talk, the talk show that features "Chicago women doing cool things," invites Cook County state's attorney Kim Foxx to discuss topics such as working in the male-dominated justice system at the Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia). 6:30 PM

Wed 3/29: Civil rights leader Reverend Jesse Jackson discusses political and social developments since the presidential election at UIC Student Center East (750 S. Halsted). Noon

Wed 3/29: Comedian Greg Proops stops by Lincoln Hall (2424 N. Lincoln) for a live recording of his podcast, The Smartest Man in the World Proopcast. 8 PM

Thu 3/30: This celebration at Cafe Mustache (2313 N. Milwaukee) of the independent arts journal Fields magazine features readings and performances from local artists including Daniela Olszewska, Forced Into Femininity, and Sarah Squirm. 8 PM

Thu 3/30: SlutTalk presents Kiss & Tell, a storytelling show about love, sex, and dating at the Owl (2521 N. Milwaukee). 9:30 PM

3/30-7/9: "Zhang Peili: Record. Repeat." at the Art Institute of Chicago (111 S. Michigan) is a comprehensive look at the work of video artist Zhang Peili, from his first pieces in the 1980s to videos made in the 2000s.

    Kim Foxx on the Girl Talk, the Chicago Improv Festival, and more things to do in Chicago this week
    There's plenty to do this week. Here's some of what we recommend: Mon 3/27: Thomas Frank discusses his book Listen Liberal: Or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People? at Seminary Co-op (5751 N. Woodlawn).
    http://www.chicagoreader.com

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