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Hairston Facebook post triggers investigation

Hairston’s office held a meeting Oct. 14 to preliminarily discuss setting up an advisory council for Cornell Park, 5473 S. Cornell Ave. Three people attended, according to Chief of Staff Kimberly Webb, low attendance Hairston chalked up to rain that evening.

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Slow Roll Chicago’s Founders: “Potential Is Endless” To Connect Communities

Sip & Savor Chicago in Bronzeville, 528 E. 43rd Street: This cozy coffeeshop offers fairly-traded coffees and teas, plus pastries from local bakeries.

Ain’t She Sweet Cafe in Bronzeville, 526 E. 43rd Street: “She’s got awesome food, she’s got a great menu, she’s got something for everybody.”

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...for peace on Chicago streets” on November 15 from the 11th District police station at 3151 W. Harrison Street. Learn more about upcoming rides and related events by joining Slow Roll Chicago’s Facebook...

Fleck’s Coffee in Chatham, 343 E. 79th Street: “The owner, she’s awesome. She’s got good coffee and good pastries, so she’s number one on my list.”

Blackstone Bicycle Works in Woodlawn, 6100 S. Blackstone Avenue: Young people from all over Chicago gather together to learn about bikes at this non-profit community bike shop.

Old Fashioned Doughnuts in Roseland, 11248 S. Michigan Avenue: ”They actually make the doughnuts right there. It’s an awesome business — been in the neighborhood for a long time.”

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Mother Of Man Shot And Killed By Police Sues Officers

...on Oct. 12, the 25-year-old Johnson was shot by Chicago Police in the 5400 block of South King Drive. He was pronounced dead less than an hour later at the University of Chicago Medical...

Following the shootings, police said tactical officers responded to a call of shots fired in the 5300 block of South King Drive.

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Trauma center protest comes amid University of Chicago’s biggest-ever fundraising drive

...was preceded by a 6:30 p.m. gathering across the street, at University Church, 5655 S. University Ave. University Church’s social justice minister Johnny Kline led a prayer and FLY organizer Veronica...

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...founder Turner died less than 90 minutes after he was shot at the intersection of 61st Street and Cottage Grove Avenue and transported along Lake Shore Drive to Northwestern Memorial Hospital for care. Since then, a...

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