3 hours ago

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Do We Have the Courage to Love? Join Us For A Workshop for Women and Girls To Remember Our Strength..."!

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20 hours ago

10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago

About 4:30 p.m. in Gresham, someone walked up to a 20-year-old man in the 8000 block of South Justine and shot him in the buttocks, police said. He was in good condition at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

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...attack happened about 9:30 p.m. in Lawndale, where a car pulled through the 1600 block of South Hamlin and someone inside it opened fire on two men, hitting a 23-year-old man...

...Park left two teenagers wounded. The boys, ages 14 and 15, were outside in the 2600 block of West Hirsch when someone in a car shot the younger boy in the arm and the older...

About 6:15 p.m., someone in a dark-colored car shot a 23-year-old man in the thigh in East Garfield Park’s 3200 block of West Madison. He was in good condition at Mount Sinai.

Just after 5 p.m. in Back of the Yards, a 24-year-old man was shot in the foot in the 5400 block of South Aberdeen, and he took himself in good condition to St. Bernard Hospital, police said.

...12:15 p.m. in Englewood. One, 18, was riding in a car in the 6500 block of South Halsted when two gunmen in a black SUV pulled up, got into an argument with the...

Thursday’s first shooting happened about 2 a.m. in Washington Park. A 29-year-old man was shot in the leg in the 5500 block of South State, but he didn’t show up at Roseland Community Hospital until 7 a.m., police said. He was in good condition.

    10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - At least 10 people were shot in separate attacks on the South and West sides of Chicago on Thursday. In the last week, 103 people have been shot in the city, according to Chicago Sun-Times data, and 1,636 have been shot this year. The latest attack happened about 9:30 p.m.
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3 days ago

2 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The day’s first shooting happened about 12:05 a.m. in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. A 25-year-old man told investigators he was shot in the right leg while he was standing outside in the 8500 block of South Halsted, police said. He was listed in good condition at Trinity Hospital.

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...m. found 33-year-old Deandre Robinson lying face down on the sidewalk in the 1000 block of North Lawndale in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side. Robinson, who lived in the Austin...

...neighborhood on the Southwest Side. He was walking about 1:45 a.m. in the 1800 block of South Kildare when a black-colored car pulled up and someone inside fired shots in his direction...

...Side, marking the Monday’s latest nonfatal shooting. She was on a porch in the 6300 block of South Kilpatrick when she heard shots and felt pain, police said. The woman suffered a gunshot wound...

At 5:37 p.m., a 20-year-old man was shot in the hip in the 3900 block of West Jackson in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, police said. The man took himself to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was listed in good condition.

...p.m. in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side. He was in the 1900 block of North St. Louis when someone in the gangway walked up to him and opened fire, police said. The...

...a passing gray-colored vehicle, striking a 19-year-old man standing outside in the 300 block of East 136th Street in the Riverdale neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said. The man was shot...

...Side. An 18-year-old woman and a male were inside a garage in the 9200 block of South Indiana when someone fired shots and then ran away, police said. Both victims were taken to...

...20 a.m. when someone fired shots from a gray Nissan driving north in the 6400 block of South Talman, police said. The Nissan struck two parked vehicles before it sped away. The younger man...

    2 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two men were killed and at least nine other people, including a 68-year-old woman, were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. Officers responding to a call of a person shot about 2:30 a.m. found 33-year-old Deandre Robinson lying face down on the sidewalk in the 1000 block of North Lawndale in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side.
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4 days ago

Weekend Shootings Kill 9 People, Wound 57, Police Say

• At 12:05 a.m., a 25-year-old man was shot in Auburn Gesham, police said. The man was standing in the street in the 8500 block of South Halsted Street when someone fired shots.

• At 10:20 p.m., a 26-year-old man and 21-year-old man were shot in Auburn Gresham, police said. The men were standing on the sidewalk in the 8800 block of South Justine Street when they heard shots and felt pain.

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• At 12:20 a.m., a 20-year-old man and 32-year-old man were shot in Marquette Park, police said. The men were standing in the street in the 6400 block of South Talman Avenue when someone passing in a gray Nissan fired shots.

• At 11 p.m., a 30-year-old man was shot in Chatham, police said. The man was arguing with someone in the 8100 block of South Calumet Avenue when the other person took out a gun and shot at the man.

• At 8:42 p.m., a 25-year-old man was shot in Garfield Park, police said. The man was in the 800 block of South Central Park Avenue when he was shot in his leg.

• At 11:36 a.m., a 34-year-old man was shot in South Chicago, police said. The man was outside in the 8400 block of South Muskegon Avenue when someone walked up to him through a gangway, fired shots and ran away.

    Weekend Shootings Kill 9 People, Wound 57, Police Say
    CHICAGO - Shootings killed nine people and wounded 57 over the weekend, police said. Of those victims, four people were killed and 14 wounded in shootings since Sunday morning. * A 2:30 a.m. Monday, a 33-year-old man was shot to death in Humboldt Park.
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4 days ago

7 Killed, 50 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

At 12:05 a.m., a 25-year-old man was shot in the right leg in the 8500 block of South Halsted in the South Side Gresham neighborhood, police said. He showed up at Trinity Hospital, where he was listed in good condition.

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...on the West Side. Officers responding to a call of a person shot in the 1000 block of North Lawndale found a 33-year-old man lying face down on the sidewalk with a gunshot...

...gunned down in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. He was in the 1800 block of South Kildare when a black car pulled up and someone inside fired shots in his direction, police...

At 7:23 p.m. Sunday, a 16-year-old boy was killed in a drive-by shooting in another North Lawndale neighborhood attack. He was standing in the 1200 block of South Avers when a red four-door car drove up and someone inside fired shots, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he died.

...neighborhood. About 3:45 p.m., the man was traveling in a vehicle in the 600 block of East 82nd Street when someone in another vehicle took out a gun and fired shots. He was shot...

...Coast neighborhood on the Near North Side. She was standing with an acquaintance in the 500 block of East Ohio when someone fired shots, striking her in the head. Lemons, who lived in North Lawndale...

...authorities said. He had just parked his car and was crossing the street in the 4800 block of South Racine when a dark vehicle approached and two people got out and fired shots. Balderrama, who...

...were standing outside when someone fired shots from a gray Nissan driving north in the 6400 block of South Talman in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said. The Nissan struck two...

...Sunday on the Near West Side. The group was gathered in the street in the 200 block of South Western when a white vehicle pulled up and someone inside fired shots in their direction, police...

At 11:10 p.m., a 29-year-old man was shot in the left foot in the 2300 block of West Adams on the Near West Side, police said. He walked into Rush University Medical Center, where he was listed in good condition. The man was not cooperating with investigators.

...25 and 32, heard gunfire and felt pain while they were standing outside in the 2500 block of West Jackson on the Near West Side, police said. The younger man was shot in the left...

...Side. He told investigators he was involved in an argument with another male in the 8100 block of South Calumet when the male pulled out a gun and fired shots, police said. The man showed...

    7 Killed, 50 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two men shot to death in separate West Side incidents early Monday were part of a deadly weekend in Chicago that saw seven people killed and 50 others wounded in gun violence between Friday evening and Monday morning. More than 240 people have been shot so far this month.
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6 days ago

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Jun 16

2 Killed, 10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago

At 10:20 p.m., a 32-year-old man was shot in the buttocks in Gresham’s 8800 block of South Wallace. His condition was stabilized at Christ Medical Center, police said.

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...responding to a West Side Austin neighborhood shooting at 11:14 p.m. in the 5900 block of West Thomas. Ahmad Smith, 17, had been shot in the “buttocks area” and was pronounced dead at...

...year-old man was walking home from a store when a car pulled up near 68th Street and Hermitage and someone inside opened fire, hitting him in the head. Gene Gordon, who lived a...

The downtown shooting happened about 8:30 p.m. in the 100 block of South Michigan, across the street from Millennium Park. A 21-year-old man shot in the abdomen was stabilized at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, but he wasn’t cooperative with detectives, police said.

The latest nonfatal shooting happened in Austin about 11 p.m. in the 5300 block of West Adams, where someone shot a 25-year-old man in the buttocks. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

...shot in Humboldt Park 30 minutes earlier. They were standing on a corner in the 900 block of North Homan when several people walked up and opened fire, hitting a 24-year-old in the...

About 9:15 p.m., a drive-by shooting in the 4100 block of West Wellington in Belmont Gardens on the Northwest Side left a 23-year-old man in critical condition at Illinois Masonic Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the groin.

A 53-year-old man was shot in the arm and thigh about 4:45 p.m. in the 7100 block of South State in Park Manor. He was stabilized at Stroger Hospital.

Just after 4 p.m., an 18-year-old man was shot in the arm and armpit in an Avondale drive-by attack in the 3300 block of North Ridgeway. He was stabilized at Illinois Masonic, police said.

Thursday’s first shooting happened about 3:15 p.m. in Park Manor’s 6900 block of South King Drive. Two gunmen opened fire on a 23-year-old man standing on a back porch with friends, hitting him in the shoulder and back. He was stabilized at Stroger Hospital, police said.

    2 Killed, 10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A teenage boy and an elderly man were shot dead, and at least 10 people were wounded in separate attacks across Chicago on Thursday, including one near Millennium Park. The teen was found on a sidewalk by officers responding to a West Side Austin neighborhood shooting at 11:14 p.m.
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Jun 15

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Jun 14

Updated Jun 15

3 Killed, 5 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across Chicago

...Side. The men, ages 34 and 37, were shot about 8 p.m. in the 8800 block of South Parnell, police said. The younger man was shot in the left arm, foot and leg, while...

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...28-year-old was found unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds in a building in the 5000 block of South Drexel, according to Chicago Police. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The Cook County medical...

...Jesus Menviola was a passenger in a car about 4:40 p.m. in the 1800 block of North Luna when he got into an argument with someone who was on foot, according to police...

...killed in a Southwest Side Ashburn neighborhood shooting. He was inside a vehicle in the 8100 block of South Kedzie when he was shot multiple times, authorities said. He was taken to Christ Medical Center...

...Southwest Side. The 24-year-old was entering the yard of a home in the 2100 block of West 33rd Street when someone shot at her from an approaching vehicle, police said. She was shot in...

...The 32-year-old was in an alley about 1:45 a.m. in the 1500 block of West Morse when he got into an argument with another male, who pulled out a gun and...

    3 Killed, 5 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Three men were killed and five others were wounded in Tuesday shootings across Chicago. A man was found shot to death at 6:37 p.m. in the South Side Kenwood neighborhood. The 28-year-old was found unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds in a building in the 5000 block of South Drexel, according to Chicago Police.
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Jun 13

5 dead, 8 wounded, youngest victim 15-year-old boy in city shootings

Earlier that night, a man in his 20's died after being shot in the neck and leg at 83rd and Elizabeth. He was one of two people shot there around 8:15 p.m.

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Also Monday, three people at 15th and Kildare were shot. Police say a 20-year-old man, known to have gang ties, died after being shot in a vehicle.

    5 dead, 8 wounded, youngest victim 15-year-old boy in city shootings
    CHICAGO -- Five people are dead, eight others wounded in shooting across the city Monday night. The latest shooting victim died at Mt. Sinai Hospital, he was a 15-year-old boy, identified as Julio Ceasar Garcia-Lara. He was shot on what's turned out to be an extremely violent day in the city.
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Jun 13

5 Killed, 8 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Monday

...15 p.m., one man was killed and another wounded in a shooting in the 8300 block of South Elizabeth in the South Side Gresham neighborhood. A man, thought to be in his 20s, was...

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...the Southwest Side. A white Dodge Charger was trailing a red Chevrolet Trailblazer in the 5900 block of South Pulaski when someone in the Charger fired shots, according to Chicago Police. The teenager, who was...

...m. found a 38-year-old man shot multiple times in a vehicle in the 4700 block of West Superior Street in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, police said. He had suffered...

...The man and a 17-year-old girl were sitting in a vehicle in the 1500 block of South Kildare when a dark-colored SUV pulled up and someone inside fired shots. The man suffered...

The day’s first shooting left a man, thought to be between 18 and 22 years old, dead in the Park Manor neighborhood on the South Side. He was found at 9:13 a.m. with a gunshot wound to the head in an alley in the 6800 block of South Wabash, police said. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

...neighborhood attack. A 23-year-old man was standing in a vacant lot in the 4500 block of West Jackson when a male approached him and fired shots, police said. He suffered a gunshot wound...

...45 p.m. in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. She was in the 4700 block of West Polk when a dark-colored SUV pulled up and someone inside fired shots, police said. She...

...South Side. A male walked up to him about 4:40 p.m. in the 4400 block of South Wood, took out a gun and fired shots, striking the man in the left leg and...

...in the Dunning neighborhood on the Northwest Side. He was arguing with someone in the 6200 block of West Belmont when the other person pulled out a weapon and fired shots, police said. The man...

    5 Killed, 8 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Monday
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Five people were killed, including a 15-year-old boy, and at least eight others were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. The boy was fatally shot about 10:30 p.m. in the West Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
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Jun 11

Girl, 15, Wounded In Auburn Gresham Shooting

At 8:38 p.m., the girl was in an alley in the 7700 block of South Throop Street when she heard shots and felt pain, police said.

    Girl, 15, Wounded In Auburn Gresham Shooting
    CHICAGO - A 15-year-old girl was shot and wounded in Auburn Gresham on Saturday night, police said. At 8:38 p.m., the girl was in an alley in the 7700 block of South Throop Street when she heard shots and felt pain, police said.
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Jun 11

Officer Dragged By Car, Injured After Trying To Stop Driver

The officer was dragged to the 7600 block of South Eggleston Avenue, where the driver hit a pole, police said.

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At 8:35 p.m., officers stopped a minivan for traffic violations in the 200 block of West 76th Street, but the driver refused to get out of his car as officers walked up to him, police said. The man drove off, pinning an officer between the passenger side door and car, police said.

    Officer Dragged By Car, Injured After Trying To Stop Driver
    CHICAGO - An officer was injured when he tried to pull over a driver in Auburn Gresham on Saturday night, police said. At 8:35 p.m., officers stopped a minivan for traffic violations in the 200 block of West 76th Street, but the driver refused to get out of his car as officers walked up to him, police said.
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Jun 11

Chicago Police Officer Dragged By Minivan Fleeing Traffic Stop

One of the officers was pinned between the passenger’s side door and the minivan, and was dragged more than a quarter mile before the minivan crashed into a pole at 76th and Eggleston, according to police.

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Police said officers stopped a minivan for traffic violations near 76th and Wentworth around 8:35 p.m. As the officers approached the vehicle, the driver refused to get out, and sped off.

    Chicago Police Officer Dragged By Minivan Fleeing Traffic Stop
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A Chicago police officer was injured Saturday night, after being dragged by a minivan that fled a traffic stop in the Gresham neighborhood. Police said officers stopped a minivan for traffic violations near 76th and Wentworth around 8:35 p.m. As the officers approached the vehicle, the driver refused to get out, and sped off.
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Jun 11

Chicago police officer injured after being dragged by minivan

...to get out and sped away.One of the officers was pinned and dragged to 7600 S. Eggleston Avenue until the minivan hit a pole. The officer was taken to a hospital with non...

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...almost two blocks during a traffic stop Saturday night.Officers stopped a minivan in the 200-block of West 76th Street at about 8:35 p.m., police said.The driver refused to get out and...

    Chicago police officer injured after being dragged by minivan
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS A Chicago police officer was injured after being dragged almost two blocks during a traffic stop Saturday night. Officers stopped a minivan in the 200-block of West 76th Street at about 8:35 p.m., police said. The driver refused to get out and sped away.
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Jun 10

Auburn Gresham Community Day, Saturday, June 10th!

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Jun 09

Drinking fountains reactivated as city addresses lead in water

...96.5 percent."The I-Team also reexamined some of the troubled fountains. On the 8400-block of South Kerfoot Avenue, a fountain was disabled, but one on the Montrose Lakefront Trail was remediated and running...

    Drinking fountains reactivated as city addresses lead in water
    As temperatures soar, many people turn to drinking fountains for relief. But hundreds of the Chicago Park District drinking fountains were shut down last year after the ABC7 I-Team found high levels of lead in the water. The I-Team learned that the city recently launched a new plan which "flushed out" many outdoor fountains.
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Jun 09

4 Robberies Reported In Wrightwood

– about 10 p.m. June 2 in the 7600 block of South Western;

– about 5 a.m. June 5 in the 7800 block of South Western;

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– about 1 a.m. June 6 in the 7900 block of South Western; and

– about 1:30 a.m. June 7 in the 7900 block of South Campbell.

    4 Robberies Reported In Wrightwood
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Police are warning Southwest Side residents after four robberies were reported in the last week in the Wrightwood neighborhood on the Southwest Side. In each robbery, at least one person approached the victim on the street, struck them in the body and demanded property, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
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Jun 08

$100K Grants Help 32 Business Grow In 'Challenged' Neighborhoods

• Purchase and build-out of a second location for Ivory Dental at 8344 S. Halsted St.

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• Build-out of Shawn Michelle’s Homemade Ice Cream at 56 E. 47th St. in Bronzeville

• Expansion of Garifuna Flava Caribbean restaurant at 2516 W. 63rd St. in Chicago Lawn

• Purchase and rehab of Original Soul Vegetarian restaurant at 203 E. 75th St. in Chatham

• Renovation of the family-owned grocery store Carniceria La Hacienda at 5159 S. Kedzie Ave., in Gage Park

• Purchase, rehab and expansion of Ambassador Floral at 11045 S. Halsted St. in Roseland

• Renovation of theater space at the West Austin Development Center at 4920 W. Madison St. in Austin

• Establishment of a second location for Brown Sugar Bakery at 4800 W. Chicago Ave.

• Establishment of a new office for media-tech marketing company Digital Factory Technologies at 7400 S. Stony Island Ave.

    $100K Grants Help 32 Business Grow In 'Challenged' Neighborhoods
    LAWNDALE - Thirty-two businesses will each get $100,000 grants from the Neighborhood Opportunity Fund, which is designed to leverage the Downtown development boom and spur economic growth on the South and West sides. Mayor Rahm Emanuel said the first round of grants are designed to "ensure the entire city of Chicago thrives for generations to come."
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Jun 07

Great Community Partners Are Promoting Neighborhood Heroes: Making A Difference across the Chicago Region

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Jun 06

This Week in Naperville

...June 9 and $12 on June 10. Tickets are available at Buikema's Ace Hardware, 963 W. 75th St., The Growing Place, 25W471 Plank Road in Naperville and at 2000 Montgomery Road in Aurora...

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St. John's market: More than 20 vendors will offer produce, organic pork, eggs, fresh fish, honey, cheese, fresh-squeezed juice, jams, baked goods and more during the Farmers Market at St. John's from 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 7, at the St. John's Episcopal Church's parking lot, 750 Aurora Ave.

"Open Bike Night": The Naperville Police Department and the Naperville Junior Woman's Club will offer its first summertime "Open Bike Night" from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 7, at Safety Town, 1320 Aurora Ave.

...s Developing Immune System," at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 7, at Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave.

"Guys and Dolls": Brightside Theatre presents "Guys and Dolls" at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 9-10, and at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 11, at North Central College's theatre at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

Hometown picnic: Naper Settlement is sponsoring its Hometown Picnic from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 11, at the settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Concerts in Your Park: The band Shout Out is the featured act at the Naperville Park District's Concerts in Your Park summer concert series at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 11, at Walnut Ridge Park, 2304 Keim Road.

"How to Spot Fake News" lecture: The Naperville Public Library is sponsoring a lecture, "News You Can't Use: How to Spot Fake News," at 7 p.m. Monday, June 12, at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

    This Week in Naperville
    St. John's market: More than 20 vendors will offer produce, organic pork, eggs, fresh fish, honey, cheese, fresh-squeezed juice, jams, baked goods and more during the Farmers Market at St. John's from 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 7, at the St. John's Episcopal Church's parking lot, 750 Aurora Ave.
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Jun 06

Auburn Gresham Community Day June 10th

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Jun 05

A Powerful Peace March #IAmForPeace

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Jun 03

3 Killed, 13 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Since Friday Morning, Police Say

• In Auburn Gresham, a 16-year-old girl was accidentally shot in her arm by someone else. The incident occurred in the 7900 block of South May Street at 1:58 p.m. The girl was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center after someone else pulled out a gun and accidentally shot it.

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• Minutes earlier and blocks away in Englewood, two men were shot. The incident occurred in the 200 block of West Garfield Boulevard at 6:21 p.m.

• In West Garfield Park, two people were shot while in the 4200 block of West Congress Parkway at 12:50 p.m.

• A 35-year-old man was shot while on the stretch of Lake Shore Drive near 57th Street.

• In Washington Heights, a male victim of unknown age was shot while in a car by an unknown gunman. The shooting occurred in the 1400 block of West 99th Street. The victim was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in serious condition after being shot multiple times in his torso.

• In Humboldt Park, a 38-year-old man was shot in his left leg while in the 1100 block of North Hamlin Avenue at 9:45 a.m. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.

• A 17-year-old was shot on a sidewalk in Back of the Yards at 6 a.m. The shooting occurred in the 5200 block of South May Street where an unknown gunman sitting in a parked gray sedan shot in his direction before the car drove off west on 53rd Street.

    3 Killed, 13 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Since Friday Morning, Police Say
    CHICAGO - Three people were killed and 13 other were shot in shootings in Chicago since Friday morning. Four of the people shot were high-school age teenagers. Officers fatally shot a man who shot at a patrol car from a Washington Park alley, police said. In Roseland, a man was killed in a drive-by shooting.
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Jun 02

Auburn Gresham Building Gets New Life to Promote Health!

A boarded up building that has been vacant for twenty years at 839 W. 79th St. will be getting a breath of new life, thanks to the funds provided by Benefit...

...vacant mixed-use buildings, so that’s where doing a development project like this, near 79th and Halsted, which is densely populated, will provide the impetus for other developers and businesses to want...

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Jun 02

Auburn Gresham Building Gets New Life to Promote Health and Wellness!

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Jun 02

Team Hope

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Jun 02

En 40 minutos: 2 muertos, entre ellos un jovencito de 16 años, y 3 heridos

Fue identificado como Antonio Wilson de la cuadra 7600 S. Sangamon St., de acuerdo a la oficina del Forense del Condado de Cook. Wilson fue pronunciado muerto en la escena del crimen.

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...queridos reunidos afuera del hospital Mount Sinai Hospital. El joven se encontraba en la cuadra 1100 N. Hamlin Ave., aproximadamente 6:15 pm., el jueves cuando un sedán se le acercó, dos personas...

En otro tiroteo fatal, una hombre de 30 años sufrió una herida en la cabeza aproximadamente a las 6 pm., en la cuadra 5100 S. Prairie Ave., en el vecindario de  Washington Park, segun la Policia.

    En 40 minutos: 2 muertos, entre ellos un jovencito de 16 años, y 3 heridos
    CHICAGO - Durante un periodo de 40 minutos el jueves por la noche, dos personas fueron asesinadas y 3 resultaron heridas en diferentes balaceras en Chicago. Antes de la salida del sol el viernes, un total de 10 personas resultaron heridas a lo largo de la ciudad, desde Rogers Park al norte y Gresham al sur.
    http://www.vivelohoy.com

Jun 01

Auburn Gresham Building Gets New Life to Promote Wellness

A boarded up building that has been vacant for twenty years at 839 W. 79th St. will be getting a breath of new life, thanks to the funds provided by Benefit...

...vacant mixed-use buildings, so that’s where doing a development project like this, near 79th and Halsted, which is densely populated, will provide the impetus for other developers and businesses to want...

    Auburn Gresham Building Gets New Life to Promote Wellness
    A boarded up building that has been vacant for twenty years at 839 W. 79th St. will be getting a breath of new life, thanks to the funds provided by Benefit Chicago through the Chicago office of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC).The Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation (GAGDC) will gut the nearly 60,000-square-foot building and transform it into a multi-tenant Auburn Gresham healthy lifestyle hub.
    https://chicagodefender.com

May 31

PEACE Starts HERE | Annual End of School Year Rally and Peace March

1210 W. 78th Place

    PEACE Starts HERE | Annual End of School Year Rally and Peace March - Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation
    http://www.gagdc.org

May 30

How A Woman's Relentless Work Helped Catch Her Boyfriend's Accused Killer

Someone "knew who did it," Jaranilla insisted. "They're probably friends with the guy, nine times out of 10. A lot of people out there knew. And I believe a lot of people actually saw [Gaddis] run to the car and escape" after the shooting, which happened in the 900 block of West 85th Street.

    How A Woman's Relentless Work Helped Catch Her Boyfriend's Accused Killer
    AUBURN GRESHAM - The day Kashe Jaranilla lost her boyfriend, and part of her face, started like any other Saturday. The couple packed up their kids, ages 7 years old and 9 months old, and spent the morning running errands. The family had just grabbed lunch when they parked near their Auburn Gresham home about 3 p.m.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

May 29

1 Dead, 26 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

The first shooting of the weekend occurred on Friday night when an 18-year old was shot in the left hand in the 1800 block of West 87th St.

A 32-year old man was shot in the forearm around 2:10 a.m. in the 1200 block of W. 79th. The victim was sitting in a vehicle and was hit when another vehicle drove up and fired shots into the car. The victim is a documented gang member, according to police.

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The boy was shot in the back on the 1600 block of South St. Louis on Sunday evening. He was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

A 23-year old man was shot in the left leg and a 24-year old man was shot in the right wrist and bicep in the 1100 block of North Lockwood around 7 p.m. Both victims were in the front of a building and ran to the back when they heard gunshots, where they realized they’d been shot.

A 19-year old man was walking on a street in the 1300 block of South Millard when he heard shots and felt pain in his right hip. He was taken to Mt. Sinai, where he was listed in stable condition.

A 29-year old suffered multiple gunshot wounds in the 7100 block of South State St. around 12:30 a.m. He was standing on a sidewalk when a grey-colored sedan fired shots, striking him at least three times in the thigh, abdomen, and buttocks. The victim was listed in critical condition at Stroger.

A 22-year old man was walking on a sidewalk in the 4200 block of West Addison when he was shot in the lower abdomen. He’s listed in stable condition at IL Masonic.

A 25-year old woman suffered gunshot wounds to her abdomen and left arm around 2 a.m. in the 1300 block of South Throop. A male approached her on foot and fired shots at her while she was walking through a park.

Two men, a 27-year old and a 28-year old, were driving southbound on King Dr. when they were shot in the 400 block of East 62nd Street. One victim was shot in the calf, and the other was shot in the ankle. Both were listed in stable condition at University of Chicago.

In the 6800 block of South Crandon, a 34-year old man was shot in the back. He was transported to Northwestern Hospital in serious condition.

In the 700 block of East 67th, a 24-year old man was shot in the leg when a passing vehicle fired shots at him. He was listed in good condition at Northwestern University Hospital.

A 28-year old man was shot in the right forearm in the 11700 block of South Wallace at approximately 8 p.m. He was on foot when he heard shots, and he was transported in fair condition to Christ Hospital. The victim is a documented gang member, according to police.

A 21-year old man was walking through an alley in the 5800 block of South King Drive when he heard shots. He suffered a gunshot wound in his right thigh and was listed in stable condition at University of Chicago.

In the 200 block of West Garfield, a 23-year old man was in a vehicle driving eastbound when he heard shots and felt pain in his upper chest. He was taken to Provident and was transferred to Stroger in stable condition.

Two men were shot just before 1:30 a.m. while driving southbound in the 4500 block of South Pulaski. One was shot in the right leg and one was shot in the right knee when a dark-colored SUV fired shots at their car, and both were transported to Christ Hospital in stable condition. 

    1 Dead, 26 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings
    A 15-year old boy was killed and at least 25 others have been wounded in shootings over the Memorial Day weekend in Chicago. The boy was shot in the back on the 1600 block of South St. Louis on Sunday evening. He was taken to Mt.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

May 27

4 Wounded In Shootings To Open Memorial Day Weekend

About 15 minutes before that, a 32-year-old man was sitting in a car in Gresham’s 1200 block of West 79th Street when another vehicle pulled up and someone shot him in the forearm. He took himself to Holy Cross Hospital and his condition was stabilized, police said.

...in the same South Side neighborhood, about 7:15 p.m. on Friday in the 1800 block of West 87th Street. An 18-year-old man was walking when someone shot him in the hand, police...

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...the West Side Lawndale neighborhood, where two men were in a car driving in the 2000 block of South Marshall when someone in another vehicle opened fire, police said. One man, 26, was shot in...

    4 Wounded In Shootings To Open Memorial Day Weekend
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Four people were wounded in separate shootings from Friday night into Saturday, marking a relatively calm opening to Memorial Day weekend in Chicago. Last year, 15 people were shot during the first night of the long holiday weekend, which is widely viewed as the unofficial start of summer - with an accompanying surge in city gun violence.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

May 27

Shootings Wound 7 People Since Friday, Police Say

• At 2:10 a.m., a 32-year-old man was shot in Auburn Gresham, police said. The man was sitting in a car in the 1200 block of West 79th Street when another car drove up and someone inside fired shots at the man.

• At 7:15 p.m. Friday, an 18-year-old man was shot in Auburn Gresham, police said. The man was walking on the sidewalk in the 1800 block of West 87th Street when he heard shots and felt pain.

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• At 10:29 a.m., two men were shot in North Lawndale, police said. A 26-year-old man was in the 1500 block of South Christiana Avenue when he was shot in his face and neck.

• At 7:53 a.m., a 27-year-old woman was shot in Roseland, police said. The woman was in the 400 block of East 109th Street when a man walked up and fired shots.

    Shootings Wound 7 People Since Friday, Police Say
    CHICAGO - Seven people have been wounded in shootings since Friday, police said. * At 2:28 a.m. Saturday, a 26-year-old man and 18-year-old man were shot in Little Village. * At 2:10 a.m., a 32-year-old man was shot in Auburn Gresham, police said.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

May 26

Students Lead Peace March To Kick Off Memorial Day Weekend

The demonstration will end with a peace concert at Perspectives Charter School’s main campus at 8131 S. May St.

    Students Lead Peace March To Kick Off Memorial Day Weekend
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Ahead of what historically has been one of the most violent weekends of the year in Chicago, young people marched in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on Friday, calling for a peaceful Memorial Day weekend. More than 1,000 students from at least four schools - Leo Catholic High School, Perspectives Charter Schools, Oblesby Elementary School, and St.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

May 24

Southside Memorial Day Parade On May 29th

Southside Memorial Day Parade On May 29th

    Southside Memorial Day Parade On May 29th - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

May 24

City of Chicago Refuse and Recycling Holiday Schedule

City of Chicago Refuse and Recycling Holiday Schedule

    City of Chicago Refuse and Recycling Holiday Schedule - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

May 23

Affordable senior housing development headed to Loomis & 89th Street

Affordable senior housing development headed to Loomis & 89th Street

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Full Circle acquired the 12 lots at 8902-8956 S. Loomis Street for $1 each from the City of Chicago. That sale—plus a $1.9 million...

New construction permit at 8920 S. Loomis Street [Chicago Cityscape]

    Affordable senior housing project heads to Loomis & 89th
    The so-called 'Brainerd Park Apartments' will be built on 12 vacant lots formerly owned by the City of Chicago.
    https://chicago.curbed.com

May 23

2 Killed, 5 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Monday

...at 24-year-old Antoine Alexander while he was sitting in a vehicle in the 8400 block of South Hermitage in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood, police and the medical examiner’s office said...

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...m. in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. He was driving west in the 200 block of West 59th Street when someone in another vehicle fired shots, striking him in the chest, back and arm...

Monday’s latest nonfatal shooting happened at 8:34 p.m. Monday in the South Deering neighborhood on the South Side. A 27-year-old man was shot in the 9800 block of South Hoxie, police said. He drove himself to Trinity Hospital, where his condition stabilized.

...shooting in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood. He was on the sidewalk in the 400 block of East 61st Street when a black Chrysler 300 drove by and someone inside fired shots, police said. The...

Less than 10 minutes earlier, a man was shot in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. The 25-year-old man was shot in the left heel in the 4900 block of West Adams and took himself to Loretto Hospital, where he was listed in good condition, police said.

...Far South Side. He was in the front passenger seat of a vehicle in the 10600 block of South Ewing when someone in a silver car fired shots, striking him in the left shoulder, police...

    2 Killed, 5 Wounded In Chicago Shootings Monday
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two men were killed and at least five others were wounded in separate shootings Monday in Chicago. A 27-year-old man was gunned down at 7:52 p.m. in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

May 22

Auburn Gresham Shooting Kills Man, 20, Police Say

At 11:27 a.m., the man was sitting in a car in the 8400 block of South Hermitage Avenue when someone walked up to him and fired shots, police said.

    Auburn Gresham Shooting Kills Man, 20, Police Say
    CHICAGO - A 20-year-old man was shot to death in Auburn Gresham on Monday morning, police said. At 11:27 a.m., the man was sitting in a car in the 8400 block of South Hermitage Avenue when someone walked up to him and fired shots, police said.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

May 20

Northwest suburban police blotter

• Dajuane D. Talmadge, 25, of the 7900 block of South Sangamon, Chicago, was arrested around 11:44 a.m. May 5 during a traffic check on the 800 block of River Road and charged with unlawful use of a weapon. The report said an officer found a handgun and ammunition in the car.

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• Burglars stole a large leather purse between 4:30 and 4:56 p.m. May 8 out of an unlocked Toyota Camry in a store lot at 1427 Lee St. Value was estimated at $150.

• Burglars stole a laptop bag containing a laptop, six blank checks and miscellaneous paperwork between 9:10 and 9:32 p.m. May 3 out of an unlocked Hyundai Entourage in a store lot at 1500 Lee St.

• Vandals shattered a 2-foot by 7-foot window between 12:25 and 12:32 a.m. May 8 at the O'Hare Lakes office building, 2400 Devon Ave.

• Elizabeth Rios, 24, of the 3700 block of West Hayford Street, Chicago, was arrested around 4:45 a.m. May 2 at Rivers Casino, 3000 S. River Road, and charged with resisting/obstructing an officer and criminal trespass to property. Her court date is May 25.

• An individual received a $10,000 surgical trauma kit around 3:15 p.m. May 4 from a victim on the 1800 block of Brummel Avenue who thought he was giving the item to a Fed Ex driver. The company never received it, reports said.

• Dajuane D. Talmadge, 25, of the 7900 block of South Sangamon, Chicago, was arrested around 11:44 a.m. May 5 during a traffic check on the 800 block of River Road and charged with unlawful use of a weapon. The report said an officer found a handgun and ammunition in the car.

• Burglars broke into a 2004 Chevrolet van between 11:05 and 11:22 a.m. April 20 in a store lot at 350 E. Kensington Road and stole an acetylene torch, three tanks, roto hammer, and a refrigerator vacuum pump. Value was estimated at $1,575.

Emmanuel C. Sanchez, 25, of the 5300 block of South Central, Chicago, was arrested April 11 on the 600 block of Piper Lane and charged with three counts of felony home invasion. the report said he broke into an apartment on Feb. 11 while drunk.

...2300 block of Caton Crest Drive, Crest Hill, was arrested April 16 at Motel 6, 540 N. Milwaukee Ave., and charged with felony possession of controlled substance. The report said an officer saw him...

    Northwest suburban police blotter
    A Des Plaines resident was scammed out of $30,600 between March 24 and May 2 after she was contacted daily by a man calling himself "Simon" who tricked her into believing he could help her with her computer. She purchased gift cards and made withdrawals from her bank account.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

May 11

Updated May 13

Chicago City Markets open Thursday

76th St. & Racine Ave.

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...City of Chicago-managed markets opening in May are the Daley Plaza Farmers Market at 50 W. Washington St. opening on Thursday, May 11; the Division Street Farmers Market at Division St. and Dearborn...

6550 N. Sheridan Rd.

500 S. Central Ave.

50 W. Adams St.

7256 S. Chicago Ave.

2301 W. Leland Ave.

1420 S. Albany Ave.

330 N. Lotus Ave.

1500 W. Berwyn Ave.

1817 N. Clark St.

1333 N. Laramie Ave.

3750 W. Ogden Ave.

11100 S. Cottage Grove Ave.

Ravenswood Farmers Market (Link)4900 N. Damen Ave.June 7-October 18, 4-8 p.m.Roseland Market (City Market) (Link)200 W. 109th St.August 30-October 25; 2:30-5:30 p.m.

Ravenswood Farmers Market (Link)4900 N. Damen Ave.June 7-October 18, 4-8 p.m.Roseland Market (City Market) (Link)200 W. 109th St.August 30-October 25; 2:30-5:30 p.m.

555 E. 51st St.

1000 W. Argyle St. (at Sheridan Rd.)

5900 W. Chicago Ave.

6701 W. Forest Preserve Dr.

200 N. Kedzie Ave.

3637 N. Clark St.

1520 E. 53rd St.

3410 N. Southport Ave.

1936 S. Michigan Ave.

5814 S. Wood St.

2744 W. 63rd St.

30 W. Division St.

4911 S. Shields Ave.

6525 N. Hiawatha Ave.

5917 N. Broadway St.

5100 S. Wood St.

115 S. Sangamon St.

2423 E. 75th St.

2741 W. Montrose Ave.

700 W. Armitage Ave.

4100 N. Damen Ave.

1400 W 46th St.

1800 S. Halsted St.

5400 W. Irving Park Rd.

79th & South Shore Drive

1000 W. 35th St.

1425 N. Damen Ave.

    Chicago City Markets open Thursday
    It's another true sign summer is right around the corner. Chicago City Markets opened Thursday for the summer season at Daley Plaza. Chicago-managed outdoor markets under one program, including Chicago's longest running farmers market at Daley Plaza, the historic Maxwell Street Market and community markets in neighborhoods across Chicago.
    http://abc7chicago.com

May 12

Building Organizational Capacity On the Ground

Building Organizational Capacity On the Ground

    Building Organizational Capacity On the Ground - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

May 12

2 Killed, 14 Wounded In Chicago Shootings On Thursday

A half-hour before that, a 36-year-old man was grazed by a bullet while standing in an alley in the 8700 block of South Emerald Avenue in the South Side Gresham neighborhood, police said. His condition was stabilized at Christ Medical Center.

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...opened fire on a 41-year-old man who was on a sidewalk in the 10100 block of South LaSalle. He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he died of gunshot...

The other slaying happened about 5:15 p.m. in Austin on the West Side. A 29-year-old man was shot repeatedly on the left side of his body in the 1100 block of North Long, and he died at West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park, police said.

The most recent nonfatal attack happened in Austin about 9:30 p.m., where a 23-year-old man was shot in the knee in the 300 block of South Cicero. He took himself to Loretto Hospital and his condition was stabilized, police said.

    2 Killed, 14 Wounded In Chicago Shootings On Thursday
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two people were killed and at least 14 more wounded in shootings across Chicago on Thursday. The latest homicide happened about 11:45 p.m. in the Far South Side Fernwood neighborhood, where someone in a car opened fire on a 41-year-old man who was on a sidewalk in the 10100 block of South LaSalle.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

May 11

Horrified By City Violence, Yo-Yo Ma Plans St. Sabina Peace Concert

...Chicago Children's Choir. The June 11 concert, which will take place at the church, 1210 W. 78th St., is meant to celebrate and inspire a more peaceful Chicago. Tickets are $20 for the...

    Horrified By City Violence, Yo-Yo Ma Plans St. Sabina Peace Concert
    AUBURN GRESHAM - World famous cellist Yo-Yo Ma will be headlining a special concert for peace at St. Sabina Church this summer. Joining him will be the Civic Orchestra of Chicago and the Chicago Children's Choir. The June 11 concert, which will take place at the church, 1210 W.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

May 11

2 Killed, 3 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings In Chicago

...head about 5 p.m. while he was driving a black Chevrolet Impala in the 8500 block of South Carpenter in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The man then crashed the...

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...Side Lawndale neighborhood. The male victim, whose age was not immediately known, was in the 3800 block of West Ogden when a black vehicle pulled up, and two people got out from the back and...

...year-old Derrick Nelson and opened fire while he was standing at the corner of 13th Street and Independence Boulevard in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side, authorities said. Nelson was shot once...

...Far South Side. A 29-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 400 block of West 119th Street when he heard gunshots and was struck in this chest, abdomen and right shoulder, police...

...the Southwest Side. The 29-year-old man was standing outside his vehicle in the 5300 block of South Pulaski when he was approached by two males, one of whom was armed with a handgun...

    2 Killed, 3 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings In Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two people were killed and at least three others were wounded in shootings Wednesday on the city's South and West sides. One person was shot and killed shortly after 2:45 p.m. in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

May 10

Celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week!

Celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week!

    Celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week! - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

May 10

Construction Program Skilled Trades: CORE and Carpentry Level

Construction Program Skilled Trades: CORE and Carpentry Level

    Construction Program Skilled Trades: CORE and Carpentry Level - Auburn Gresham Portal
    http://www.auburngreshamportal.org

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