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12-year-old Boy Among 4 Shot Overnight

Hyde Park & Kenwood

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...45 p.m. Thursday, when the 12-year-old walked past two men in the 13100 block of South Corliss Avenue and heard gunshots. The boy felt pain in his left leg and realized he was...

Around 1:10 a.m., a 29-year-old man was shot in his buttocks and leg while standing on a street corner in the 100 block of North Long Avenue in South Austin. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in stable condition, Greer said.

Around the same time, a 24-year-old man was standing outside in the 5200 block of West Monroe Street when he heard gunshots and felt a sharp pain in the left side of his face. A friend drove the man to Loretto Hospital before he was transferred to Stroger Hospital in stable condition, Greer said.

Around 2:05 a.m., a 25-year-old man was shot during an attempted robbery in Englewood. The man was walking in the 5600 block of South Morgan when four men approached and tried to rob him, Greer said.

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Eat Mexican Food in Lakeview, Get a Free Pinata

Hyde Park & Kenwood

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Diners must simply bring their receipts to the office, 3355 N. Clark St., for meals between April 21 and May 2 to get the prize.

Azteca de Oro, 3731 N. Clark St.

Cafe El Tapatio, 3400 N. Ashland Ave.

Cesars on Clark, 3166 N. Clark St.

Fiesta Cantina, 3407 N. Clark St.

Mi Tierra, 1039 W. Belmont Ave.

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Numero Group Record Store Day ‘Pop Up’ Returns to Comfort Station

Hyde Park & Kenwood

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Pilsen-based record label Numero Group will once again "pop up" at Comfort Station Logan Square, 2579 N. Milwaukee Ave., this Saturday to celebrate Record Store Day. View Full Caption

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Rogers Park Violence Causing ‘Post-War Vibe’ in Neighborhood, Residents Say

Hyde Park & Kenwood

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Police tape off a crime scene after two men were injured on March 28 in the 1500 block of West Morse Avenue. View Full Caption

Philie, 39, and his fiancée Kim Woody, 36, said they signed a lease for their apartment at Clark Street and Farwell Avenue a couple of weeks after 17-year-old Markeyo Carr was killed by a masked gunman in a McDonald's parking lot nearby.

In addition, Moore said a suspect was arrested and charged with a March 25 shooting in the 7400 block of North Ashland Avenue that police said injured a 23-year-old man. A police department spokesman, however, said Thursday evening no one had been charged in the incident.

On April 11, two people were shot in separate incidents in the neighborhood. A woman was shot in her leg in the 6600 block of North Sheridan Road and a man was shot in his cheek in the 1600 block of Morse Avenue.

On April 11, two people were shot in separate incidents in the neighborhood. A woman was shot in her leg in the 6600 block of North Sheridan Road and a man was shot in his cheek in the 1600 block of Morse Avenue.

Then, on Tuesday, Keno Glass, 16, was gunned down outside a friend's apartment about 2:40 a.m. in the 7600 block of North Ashland Avenue.

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Harper Court effects still shaking out for 53rd Street businesses

...the Traveler Saw. The University asked her to relocate her business from 53rd Street to 55th and Harper Avenue. when the development was being planned, and she moved her store in 2009. When asked...

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The New Black to be screened April 26

Kenwood United Church of Christ 4608 S. Greenwood Avenue, Chicago Women's voices have rarely been heard on this important issue. What happens if...

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23 hours ago

Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Co-Worker In Evanston

Adigun, of the 3500 block of South Cottage Grove Drive in Chicago, was ordered held on $75,000 bond, according to the Cook County Sheriff’s office website. He will next appear in court in Skokie on May 16, the sheriff’s website said.

24 hours ago

Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District to Rehab, Build 103 Playgrounds this Year

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago Park District General Superintendent Michael P. Kelly, Friends of the Park officials and community members broke ground today to build new playgrounds at Lindblom Park, Murray Park and Kucinski-Murphy Park. These three playgrounds are part of the 103 neighborhood playgrounds that will be refurbished or built across the City in 2014.

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32 hours ago

Sip and Savor Owner Plans to Revive Original Bronzeville Location

“It’s going to be more high-end, it’s going to have a brighter feel,” Pugh said of the shop at 528 E. 43rd St. that he’s been quietly working on for eight months.

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In 2012, Pugh opened Sip and Savor in Hyde Park at 5301 S. Hyde Park Blvd., a more manageable version of his Bronzeville cafe that focused more on coffee and baked goods and less on events.

33 hours ago

Daughter of Harold’s Chicken founder fights to preserve legacy

The complaint came to light this week when a property owner complained that a Harold’s Chicken was not able to get a business license to move into the 4500 block of South Indiana because Ald. Pat Dowell (3rd) rezoned the address from mixed-use to residential.

Harold Pierce migrated from Alabama and opened his first chicken shack in 1950 near 45th and Greenwood.

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Four of Pierce-Sherrod’s children work in the corporate-owned Harold’s located at 2341 W. 95th in the Beverly neighborhood, she said.

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