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Fall theater preview

Go: Sept. 11-Oct. 12 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave.

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Go: Sept. 14-Oct. 18 ("Mercy Strain") and Sept. 13-Oct. 10 ("Let Me Down Easy") at American Theater Company, 1909 W. Byron St.

Go: Sept.23-Oct.12 at Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, 175 E. Chestnut St.

...which one), making its world debut. (Oct. 9-Nov. 2 at Bank of America Theatre, 18 W. Monroe St.; tickets $42.51-$166.59...

Go: Sept. 25-28 at the Skyline Stage, 600 E. Grand Ave.

...dividing his kingdom, "King Lear," (Sept. 9-Nov. 9 at Chicago Shakespeare's Courtyard Theater, 800 E. Grand Ave.; tickets $48-$78) and "Ionesco Suite," excerpts from seven of French playwright Eugene Ionesco's...

Go: Sept. 20-Oct. 26 at Goodman's Albert Theatre 170 N. Dearborn St.

Go: Sept. 2-Oct. 12 at Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave.

Go: Sept. 18-Nov. 16 at Steppenwolf's Downstairs Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St.

Go: Sept. 12-Oct.12 at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave.

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Four Killed, 24 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

Just before 11 p.m. Friday, a 20-year-old man was shot in the 4500 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue. The man was standing outside when someone drove by in a silver-colored SUV and...

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Police say the most recent victim was a 17-year-old boy shot in the 2200 block of South Marshall at around 6 a.m. Sunday.

Police say someone fired shots from a passing car at Ruth's Mini Club in the 8300 block of South Halsted at about 2:40 a.m.

A man was killed in front of a home in the 800 block of West 50th Place at about 2:45 a.m.

Shortly before 2 a.m. Monday, three people were shot and one was killed at a party in the back yard of a home in the 5000 block of West Potomac.

A 17-year-old male suffered a graze wound to the leg shortly before 8 p.m. Saturday in the 1200 block of West 112th Place. Police say the victim was walking on the sidewalk street when he was shot by someone across the street. The teen refused medical attention at the scene.

A 21-year-old man was shot in the abdomen shortly before 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the 3300 block of West Madison. He was listed in stable condition.

Around 6 a.m. Saturday, an 18-year-old man was shot in the 2700 block of West 24th Street, police said. The teen was shot in the chest and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition. Details surrounding the shooting weren’t immediately available.

About 15 minutes earlier, another 18-year-old man was shot in the 10700 block of South Hoxie Street in the South Deering neighborhood, police said. The teen was shot in the temple and...

Around 3:30 a.m., a shooting the 9900 block of South Torrence Avenue in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood left a 22-year-old man with gunshot wounds to...

Roughly 15 minutes earlier, a 26-year-old man was shot in the 9800 block of South Yates, also in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood. The man was shot in the calf and taken...

Just before 3 a.m., a 31-year-old man was shot in the 1600 block of West Juneway Terrace. The man told police he was walking on the block when someone walked up and shot him in the leg. The man was taken to Evanston Hospital by a family member and was listed in stable condition.

...m., police said a 20-year-old man was shot in the arm in the 100 block of North Hoyne Avenue. The man was transported to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County in stable...

...old man was shot while driving on Lake Shore Drive. The man was in the 2500 block of Lake Shore Drive near the Park West neighborhood when someone inside a light-colored vehicle pulled alongside him...

A 34-year-old man was shot in the leg around 10:30 p.m. in the 6400 block of South Rockwell Street in the Marquette Park neighborhood, police said. The man told police he “heard shots and felt pain.” He was taken in stable condition to Advocate Christ Medical Center.

Around 9:50 p.m., a 19-year-old man took himself to Provident Hospital with a gunshot wound to the groin. The man told authorities he had been shot hours earlier in the 700 block of West Garfield Boulevard. He said he felt pain in his abdomen but did not immediately realize he had been shot.

Just after 9 p.m. Friday, two people were shot in the 12300 block of South Emerald Avenue in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side. A 20-year-old man...

  • The police ignore calls? Wow, amazing!! It's called job security... where else can you go from being an underpaid Target team member to a City of Chicago gun-toting, power abusing cop?? Who would want the drug game to end? Not the law enforcement sector for darn sure.

  • Sometime u have to go to the station to compain about it..Then they keep an eye out until they catch them..dealers are smart it takes time. They are very busy with domestic calls all day boyfriend hit me an took my phone or my car or won't leave my house...

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    Sometime u have to go to the station to compain about it..Then they keep an eye out until they catch them..dealers are smart it takes time. They are very busy with domestic calls all day boyfriend hit me an took my phone or my car or won't leave my house kick my door in, daughter or son fighting the parents, family doing drugs but won't leave my house then the caller let the person back in an calls again the next day with the same problems.sad but true.I listen to this everyday. They just can't answer every call that they get. lots of reports about shooting daily, thefts, robbery an etc.this stuff is every minute of the day.And it's all over the city..just keep reporting they will get caught.

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Sip & Savor Bronzeville Meet and Greet

Fri, Sep 5, 2014 6pm to 8pm

Greetings all....I would like to personally invite each and everyone of you to a sneak peek at my coffee house before it officially opens on Saturday, September 6th. Come out and do some taste testing, enjoy some soothing music and art, network with other business professionals and the community.

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Night Out: EcoArt Studio at MetCalfe

Tue, Sep 16, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

EcoArt Studio engages communities in their local playgrounds/playlots through collaborative art projects with natural materials. Programs aim to get community members of all ages involved in ephemeral art to beautify the parks and create a sense of ownership within the neighborhood.

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