19 min ago

Armed Robberies Reported In Washington Park

• At 3:05 a.m. July 8 in the 200 block of East 56th Street;

• At 7:13 p.m. July 6 in the 200 block of East 55th Street;

• About 12:30 p.m. July 5 in the 300 block of East 56th Street; and

• About 3 a.m. July 5 in the 5500 block of South Prairie Avenue.

    Armed Robberies Reported In Washington Park
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Police are warning residents about a series of armed robberies earlier this month in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood. In each incident, one or two men have approached the victims, showed a handgun and demanded or forcibly taken the victims' property, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

4 hours ago

  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    MASONRY REPAIRS TO CORRECT MASONRY OPEN CODE VIOLATIONS: TUCKPOINTING ON WEST, SOUTH AND NORTH ELEVATIONS AND REPAIRS TO BALCONIES ON WEST AND SOUTH ELEVATIONS AS PER PLANS.(AKA: 4851-59 S. CHAMPLAIN AVE. / 642-44 E. 49TH ST.)

    4859 S. Champlain Ave. Issued July 18, 2017 Comment

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Ald. King, community discuss dog park for 4th ward

With a number of 23 dog – friendly parks in the city, Ald. Sophia King (4th) hosted a community meeting to discuss the potential of bringing the city’s 24th dog park to the 4th ward on Tuesday, July 18, at Kennicott Park, 4434 S. Lake Park Ave.

    Ald. King, community discuss dog park for 4th ward - hpherald.com
    By JOSEPH PHILLIPS Staff Writer With a number of 23 dog - friendly parks in the city, Ald. Sophia King (4th) hosted a community meeting to discuss the potential of bringing the city's 24th dog park to the 4th ward on Tuesday, July 18, at Kennicott Park, 4434 S.
    http://hpherald.com

15 hours ago

Vue53 now a residential choice for some U. of C. students

Upperclassmen living in campus housing at the University of Chicago (U. of C.) have the option to live at Vue53, 1330 E. 53rd St., this school year.

Last fall, the U. of C. opened its Campus North Residential Commons, 5500 S. University Ave. The four-building development includes a dining hall, student housing, and retail space.

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The university is considering building a new residence hall at 61st Street and Dorchester Avenue according to Derek Douglas, U. of C. vice president for civic engagement, who mentioned it at a community meeting held in May.

    Vue53 now a residential choice for some U. of C. students - hpherald.com
    By TONIA HILL Staff Writer Upperclassmen living in campus housing at the University of Chicago (U. of C.) have the option to live at Vue53, 1330 E. 53rd St., this school year. The 13-story 267-unit apartment building opened last September, according to an Oct.
    http://hpherald.com

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Updated 16 hours ago

Chicago-Area School Supply Donation Locations Near You

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Carter Club at Coppin AME Church 5627 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago IL, 60637 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

T-Mobile 1451 East 53rd Street Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 335 E. 35TH St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

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NBC Tower 454 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601 Monday - Friday 8am to 5:30pm

Nicholson STEM Academy 6006 S Peoria St Chicago, IL 60621

Prospectives Charter School - Rodney D. Joslin Campus 1930 S Archer Chicago, IL 60616

Xfinity Store 901 W. Weed St. Chicago, IL 60642 Mon – Sat 9:00am – 7:00pm

Xfinity Store 1255 W. North Ave. Chicago, IL 60642 Mon – Sat 9:00am – 7:00pm

Xfinity Store 3128 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL 60657 Mon – Sat 9:00am – 7:00pm

Xfinity Store 701 N. Milwaukee Ave. Vernon Hills, IL 60061 Mon – Sat 9:00am – 7:00pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County – Valaparaiso Club 354 West Jefferson St. Valaparaiso, IN 46383 Mon – Fri 6:30am – 6:30pm

Boys & Girls Club of Lake County 1801 Sheridan Rd. Ste 202 North Chicago, IL 60064 Monday - Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Union League Boys & Girls Clubs - Club One 2157 W 19th Street Chicago, IL 60608 Monday - Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Union League Boys & Girls Clubs – Barreto 1214 N Washtenaw Ave. Chicago, IL 60622 Monday - Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

James R. Jordan Boys & Girls Club and Chicago Bulls Family Life Center 2102 W. Monroe St Chicago IL, 60612 Monday - Friday 10:00am – 2:00pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Kidz Express Club 5221 W. Congress Parkway Chicago, IL 60644 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Little Village Club 2801 S. Ridgeway Ave Chicago, IL 60623 Monday - Friday 10am -2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Logan Square Club 3228 W. Palmer St. Chicago IL, 60647 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Pederson-McCormick Club 4835 N. Sheridan Road Chicago, IL 60640 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - True Value Club 2950 W 25th Street Chicago, IL 60623 Monday – Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Louis L. Valentine Club 3400 S Emerald Ave. Chicago, IL 60616 Monday – Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago at Orville T. Bright Elementary School 10740 S. Calhoun Ave. Chicago, IL 60617 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago at Brunson Math & Science Specialty Elementary 932 N. Central Ave. Chicago, IL 60651 Monday – Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Cook Club at John W. Cook Elementary School 8150 S. Bishop St. Chicago, IL 60620 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Green Club at Wendell Green Elementary School 1150 W. 96th Street Chicago IL, 60643 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Hay Club at John Hay Elementary Community Academy 1018 N. Laramie Ave. Chicago, IL 60651 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago - Logandale Club at Logandale Middle School 3212 W. George St. Chicago, IL 60618 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago at North Lawndale College Prepatory High School 1615 S. Christiana Ave. Chicago, IL 60623 Monday - Friday 10am - 2pm

Chicago Union Metra Station (July 25-27 only) Canal St. and Jackson Blvd. Chicago, IL 60661 NA

LaSalle Street Metra Station (July 25-27 only) 414 S. LaSalle St. Chicago, IL 60605 NA

Millennium Metra Station (July 25-27 only) Michigan Ave. and Randolph Chicago, IL NA

Van Buren Street Metra Station (July 25-27 only) Michigan Ave. and Van Buren St. Chicago,IL NA

Ogilvie Transportation Metra Station (July 25-27 only) Madison St. and Canal St. Chicago, IL NA

Metra Headquarters (July 25-27 only) 547 W. Jackson Blvd. Chicago, IL NA

T-Mobile 7601 S Cicero Ave. #1342 Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 40 E. Ontario St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 4714 N. Broadway Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 1550 W. Chicago Ave. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 1279 S Naper Blvd. Naperville, IL

T-Mobile 5438 N. Clark Street Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 3358 W Lawrence Ave. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 114 E. Kensington Mt. Prospect, IL

T-Mobile 1973 W Lawrence Ave. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 2105 Sheridan Rd. Zion, IL

T-Mobile 850 N Main St. Elburn, IL

T-Mobile 1418 119th St. Whiting, IL

T-Mobile 4612 S Kedzie Ave. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 3352 W 26TH St. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 9 S. Lasalle Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 22 S Western Ave 101 Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 5355 W. Diversey Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 4317 S. Pulaski Rd. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 1958 W Irving Park Rd. Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 5121-5123 South Pulaski Chicago, IL

T-Mobile 2447 N. Richmond Rd. McHenry, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 4000 West Fullerton Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 4001 W Montrose Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2515 W North Ave. Melrose Park, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 361 S State Route 83 Elmhurst, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile Store 6 W North Ave. Northlake, IL business hours

T-Mobile 3016 S Halsted Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 4830 N. Pulaski Rd. Suite 106 Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 7786 S Cicero Ave. Burbank, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 5823 S. Kedzie Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 298-5 W. North Ave. Villa Park Store business hours

T-Mobile 1639 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 850 Milwaukee Ave 104 Vernon Hills, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 1732 Sherman Ave. Evanston, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile S 7309 W. Irving Park Rd. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 845 N. Michigan Ave. 7022 Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2911 W Addison T-6 Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 606 W. Roosevelt Rd. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 36 S. State Street Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 4430 Fox Valley Center Dr. 105 Aurora, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2859 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2312 Harlem Ave. North Riverside,IL Store business hours

T-Mobile S 6466 N Sheridan Rd. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 9140 S. Commercial Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 1658 West 119th St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 700 N. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2737 Elston Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 227 W. Monroe St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 2744 N. Clark St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 50 E. Randolph St. Chicago, IL Store business hours

T-Mobile 824 W. North Ave. Chicago, IL Store business hours

Carson's at Evergreen Plaza 9700 S Western Ave evergreen Park Store business hours

Carson's 120 S Riverside Plaza Chicago, IL Store business hours

    Chicago-Area School Supply Donation Locations Near You
    Join NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago from July 17-28 as we host a school supply drive across the Chicago area and suburbs. Donations will benefit students in programs at Boys & Girls Clubs and Community In Schools locations across our area.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

16 hours ago

Mother-in-Law of Rev. Jesse Jackson, Gertrude Davis Brown Passes At 90

930 E 50th St

    Mother-in-Law of Rev. Jesse Jackson, Gertrude Davis Brown Passes At 90
    A s many familiar faces in business, faith, politics and community gathered from around the country to attend the 46th Rainbow PUSH Coalition Convention at the Chicago Hilton Hotel-one strong presence was missing Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr.'s wife, Mrs. Jacqueline Jackson was not in attendance.
    http://chicagodefender.com

23 hours ago

Business incubator program expands in Hyde Park

Since the rise of new businesses in the Hyde Park area, residents have noticed an enormous spike in the number of business incubators developed by the University of Chicago’s Polsky Center, 1452 E. 53rd St.

    Business incubator program expands in Hyde Park - hpherald.com
    By JOSEPH PHILLIPS Staff Writer Since the rise of new businesses in the Hyde Park area, residents have noticed an enormous spike in the number of business incubators developed by the University of Chicago's Polsky Center, 1452 E. 53rd St. The purpose of its incubator program is to help entrep
    http://hpherald.com

4 days ago

Updated 23 hours ago

5 Shot Dead In Chicago Including 9-Year-Old As Violence Again Plagues City

• At 3:10 p.m. also in Washington Park, a 27-year-old man was shot in his buttocks in an apparent drive-by in the 5100 block of South Calumet Avenue. The shots were fired by someone in a dark-colored vehicle while the victim was walking.

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• At 3:45 a.m. in Humboldt Park, a 26-year-old man was shot multiple times in his right leg. The man was walking east in the 2800 block of West Division Street when someone shot at him from a vehicle.

• At 2:58 a.m. in Austin, a 26-year-old man was shot in his right arm while driving in the 5000 block of West Washington Boulevard. He took himself to West Suburban Hospital in good condition.

• At 2:15 a.m. in Austin, a 24-year-old man was shot in both legs while he was standing by his car in the 1800 block of North Leclaire Ave. He took himself to St. Mary's Hospital.

• At 12:09 a.m. in West Pullman, a 41-year-old man was shot multiple times in his body while standing in an alley in the 12800 block of South Peoria Street. He took himself to Roseland Community Hospital before being transported to Christ hospital in critical condition.

• At 11 p.m. Friday in Chicago Lawn, a 44-year-old man was shot while walking on the sidewalk in the 6900 block of South Campbell Avenue. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital with wounds to his back and left arm.

• At 10:43 p.m. in East Side, two men where shot getting out of a vehicle in the 10600 block of South Green Bay Avenue. The shots were fired by someone in a white SUV.

• At 3:15 p.m. in Washington Park, a 26-year-old man was walking in the 5700 block of South Calumet Avenue when he was shot in his right hand. He took himself to St. Bernard Hospital.

    5 Shot Dead In Chicago Including 9-Year-Old As Violence Again Plagues City
    CHICAGO - Five people died, including a 9-year-old boy, and 13 others were wounded in shootings citywide since Friday morning. A 9-year-old boy was fatally shot Friday night riding in an SUV in the East Side neighborhood. A 31-year-old man in the SUV was also shot.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

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    How about being helpful for once instead of garbage one liners that are off topic. Look at your past posts, "check Manticore comments", 99% garbage one liners off topic. 100% troll. I tried not to but it looks like I will be the 26th EBer to mute you. To your come on, ACLU is all I have to post about that in Chicago.

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Part Twenty-four: REMORSE

...the major intersections along Lake Park Avenue, and turned to stories of interest within the Hyde Park and Kenwood communities. The articles are all of varying topics, but relate to the residences that, currently...

The ground level of the yellow brick house at the southwest corner of 48th and Greenwood Avenue just always seemed too high to me. Not high in the sense of the ridges...

...in aristocratic Kenwood. There the family first resided in a now-demolished frame house at 1031 E. 48th St. Morse commissioned architect Mifflin Bell to design a residence on the adjacent property...

...exists as an example of his work in the neighborhood, the 1891 frame house at 5554 S. Woodlawn Ave. built for Theodore and Edith Rice in 1891...

...Pumping Station (1869). And despite urban renewal, Kenwood Evangelical Church still graces the corner of 46th Street and Greenwood Avenue...

...Mrs. F. H. Baker of 206 46th Street. Mr. and Mrs. William H. Brintnall, of 4621 Ellis Avenue, shopped at Marshall Field & Company where the banker purchased a Tiffany Studios handkerchief box of...

...s 20-room mansion. After a honeymoon in the East, Elizabeth and Richard returned to 4804 Greenwood Avenue on December 1. There, they displayed the exquisite gifts throughout the home, and the treasures...

    Part Twenty-four: REMORSE - hpherald.com
    The series has completed a look at the development of the major intersections along Lake Park Avenue, and turned to stories of interest within the Hyde Park and Kenwood communities.
    http://hpherald.com

28 hours ago

  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    CONVERT 6 UNITS TO 8 UNITS EXIST. 3 STORY MULTI-DWELLING BRICK BLDG. NEW BASEMET APT. NEW MECH./ELEC./PLUMB. AND OPEN WOOD PORCH. 6 NEW PARKING STALL, NEW FENCE AND TRASH ENCLOSURE(CONDITIONAL PERMIT SUBJECT TO FIELD INSPECTIONS)

    4528 S. Michigan Ave. Issued July 17, 2017 Comment
  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    REVISION TO PERMIT NUMBER 100535858, RECONFIGURE MASTER BATHROOMS TO ADD WHIRLPOOLS ON ALL DWELLING UNITS. RECONFIGURE STORAGE ROOM 013 AT BASEMENT. RELOCATE AC CONDENSERS FROM GRADE TO UPPER ROOF. RECONFIGURE DUCT WORK AT LIVING/DINNING AREA, AS PER ARCHITECT'S PLANS. **Certified Plan Corrections Project - Conditional Permit: Subject to field inspections **

    4453 S. Lake Park Ave. Issued July 17, 2017 Comment
  • Permit issued for new construction

    ERECT A NEW 2 STORY FRAME (BRICK VENEER) SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENCE WITHBASEMENT, REAR WOOD DECK AND 2 CAR DETACHED FRAME GARAGE AS PERPLANS.

    4318 S. Champlain Ave. Issued July 17, 2017 Comment
  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR RENOVATIONS TO UPGRADE MECHANICAL SYSTEM AND INSTALL ACCESSIBILITY FEATURES INCLUDING NEW RAMPS AND LULA ELEVATOR SYSTEM

    4945 S. Dorchester Ave. Issued July 17, 2017 Comment
  • Permit issued for reinstate revoked pmt

    Reinstate 100524715 and change GC to DYNASTY HOLDINGS INC

    1359 E. 48th St. Issued July 17, 2017 Comment
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