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Shop ‘Black’ this Black Friday

-Kilimanjaro International—African shop, jewelry, art, and candles,  1305 E. 53rd St.

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...the chance to meet her and the team. She will be at Divas-N-Dogs, 7142 S Exchange Ave. Hot chocolate will be passed out...

Eric Williams, owner of The Silver Room, 1442 N. Milwaukee Ave., said people need to start supporting the small, independent businesses again.

Boutique owner Andrea White agrees and said that instead of going to Macy’s or other similar department stores, give her a chance. A’nies Accents, 1237 S. Michigan Ave., is 2 years old and she said it isn’t unusual for customers who live in the area to just come in to chat.

The fashion designer sells her creations out of her shop, 17 East Pearson Street. The motivation behind creating Maryam Garba Fashion came from personal experiences. After graduating college and...

-Waxy Desires—customized scented candles, 500 W. Cermak

-Brims and Accessories– specializes in designer hats and handbags, and sells jewelry, 1631 E. 87th St.

-Kiwi’s Boutique–1015 S. Western Ave.

-Angel Minaro Spa–2150 S. Canalport, 3C-14

  • EVanek South Shore Irish

    The point of business is to make money. Chicago is full of ethnic neighborhoods. The one's that prosper most appeal not only to locals, but to people from other neighborhoods as well. Black and white, brown, yellow and red - they can all make green together.

  • You're confusing the issue. That's not what they're talking about.

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Small Business Saturday Performances

Fort Smith: 1007 E. 43rd St– C.H.A.O.T.I.C. Culture (12p-1p, 2pm-3pm, 4p-5p)

FAIE: 1005 E. 43rd St- Blues Kids (1p-2p, 3pm-4p, 5p-6p)

Kenwood Day Care: 516 E. 43rd St- Paint on Me- Face Painting (12p-5p)

Sip & Savor: 528 E. 43rd St- Roger Carter- Live Painting & Jeff Gibbs Quartet (1p-2p, 3pm-4p, 5p-6p)

Agriculture Clothing: 532 E. 43rd St- Surprise Band 

Swing by all 5 venues on our Trolley! The Trolley will be picking up and dropping off to all of the places above. It will also swing by Chicago Urban League (4510 S. Michigan Ave) and Sacred Keepers (4445 S. King Drive Ave) to show you their Small Business Saturday events! 

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Five injured in Thanksgiving Day shootings on South and West sides

The 24-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 500 block of East Bowen when two males walked out of a nearby gangway and fired shots, police said. The shooters then ran away. The man was shot in the left hand and taken in good condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, police said.

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The man, 50, was shot in the left leg about 9:40 p.m. in the 4100 block of West Wilcox, police said. He was taken in serious condition to Mount Sinai Hospital.

The man, 23, was shot in the hip and walked into West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park about 4:35 p.m., police said. His condition later stabilized. The man told investigators he was shot in the 5000 block of West Division. Police said he is a documented gang member.

The 20-year-old was standing on the sidewalk in the 7000 block of South East End Avenue when three people walked up and fired shots from multiple weapons, before running away, police...

The man, 36, was walking in the 5700 block of South Sangamon about 11:10 a.m. when he saw someone in a gray vehicle start shooting, police said.

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Five Wounded In Thanksgiving Day Shootings Across Chicago

The 24-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 500 block of East Bowen when two males walked out of a nearby gangway and fired shots, police said. The shooters then ran away. The man was shot in the left hand and taken in good condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, police said.

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The man, 50, was shot in the left leg about 9:40 p.m. in the 4100 block of West Wilcox, police said. He was taken in serious condition to Mount Sinai Hospital.

The man, 23, was shot in the hip and walked into West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park about 4:35 p.m., police said. His condition later stabilized. The man told investigators he was shot in the 5000 block of West Division. Police said he is a documented gang member.

The 20-year-old was standing on the sidewalk in the 7000 block of South East End Avenue when three people walked up and fired shots from multiple weapons, before running away, police...

The man, 36, was walking in the 5700 block of South Sangamon about 11:10 a.m. when he saw someone in a gray vehicle start shooting, police said.

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5 injured in separate Thanksgiving Day shootings

At 6:07 p.m., a 24-year-old man was walking on the 500 block of East Bowen Avenue in the Grand Boulevard neighborhood when two men emerged from a gangway and began shooting, police said.

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A 50-year-old man was shot in his left leg in the 4100 block of West Wilcox Street, said Officer Veejay Zala, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.

At about 4:20 p.m., a 23-year-old man was shot in the Austin neighborhood, police said. The man was on the 5000 block of West Division Street when he was shot, Zala said.

At about 2:10 p.m., a 20-year-old man was shot on the 7000 block of South East End Avenue in the South Shore neighborhood.

The shooting happened at 11:10 a.m. on the 5700 block of South Sangamon Street, said Officer Ana Pacheco, a police spokeswoman.

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  • Permit issued for elevator equipment

    Modernization of (1) 2000# cap., 4-stop, hydraulic, passenger elevator including cylinder replacement pursuant to scope of work submitted. All work to be made in compliance with 2010 City of Chicago Elevator Code. (EV008121)

    1100 E. 55th St. Issued November 26, 2014 Comment
  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    CHANGE DEFECTIVE SWITCHES TO NEW DISCONNECT SWITCHES

    3555 S. Cottage Grove Ave. Issued November 26, 2014 Comment
  • Permit issued for elevator equipment

    Replace hydraulic cylinder for (1) 2000# cap, 5-stop, passenger elevator. (EV001986)

    5454 S. Everett Ave. Issued November 26, 2014 Comment

19 hours ago

4 injured in separate Thanksgiving Day shootings

At 6:07 p.m., a 24-year-old man was walking on the 500 block of East Bowen Avenue in the Grand Boulevard neighborhood when two men emerged from a gangway and began shooting, police said.

This article has 4 other Chicago locations (Show)

A 50-year-old man was shot in his left leg in the 4100 block of West Wilcox Street, said Officer Veejay Zala, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.

At about 4:20 p.m., a 23-year-old man was shot in the Austin neighborhood, police said. The man was on the 5000 block of West Division Street when he was shot, Zala said.

At about 2:10 p.m., a 20-year-old man was shot on the 7000 block of South East End Avenue in the South Shore neighborhood.

The shooting happened at 11:10 a.m. on the 5700 block of South Sangamon Street, said Officer Ana Pacheco, a police spokeswoman.

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