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Ray Elementary introduces 13 candiates for principal in dramatic new approach

The previous local school council (LSC) at Ray, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave., was unable to make a final decision on a principal candidate last school year and...

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Alderman Will Burns launches re-election campaign

...store that had been a blight on the neighborhood, and new jobs at Hyatt Hotel, 5225 S. Harper Ave., as successes in Burns’ tenure...

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Ald. Will Burns (4th) officially launched his re-election campaign Friday at the Chicago Lake Shore Hotel, 4900 S. Lake Shore Dr.

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South Shore pastor makes bid for 5th Ward alderman

...organizations, such as the Hyde Park Youth Symphony and the Disabled Adult Residential Enterprises, at 1616 E. 55th St.

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...Young Leaders Alliance, a community service non-profit, and pastor at the Chosen Generation Church, 1745 E. 71st St. Brown is one of three candidates seeking to appear on next spring’s ballot, joined...

Regarding the vacant storefront left by Dominicks when it shuttered its store at 71st Street and Jeffery Boulevard, Brown said he would seek to attract another tenant but emphasized supporting existing mom-and-pop stores.

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Upcoming Children’s Book Fair sure to send kids dancing

The Children’s Book Fair will take place in Nichols Park on 55th Street and Kimbark Avenue from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21. The group of performers, which include...

...m. Sunday, Sept. 21. The group of performers, which include students from Murray Elementary School, 5335 S. Kenwood Ave., will do a medley different ballroom, Latin and swing dance. Dancing with Class’s founder...

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CeaseFire worker charged in diamond theft

Winston, of the 3500 block of South Cottage Grove, is being held in the Cook County Jail on theft charges. A judge denied a request to reduce her $50,000 bond. Her next hearing is Oct. 7.

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CeaseFire worker charged in diamond theft

Winston, of the 3500 block of South Cottage Grove, is being held in the Cook County Jail on theft charges. A judge denied a request to reduce her $50,000 bond. Her next hearing is Oct. 7.

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