Jun 11

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Chicago Child, 5, and 73-Year-Old Man Among Shooting Victims This Weekend

Late Friday, a 24-year-old man was shot in the Far South Side Roseland neighborhood. He was shot in the leg about 11:40 p.m. in the 11300 block of South Normal and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in fair condition, police said.

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A 27-year-old man was outside in the 8900 block of South Brandon about 9:35 p.m. when two gunmen got out of a car, walked up and opened fire, striking the man repeatedly, before they drove off, police said.

The men, ages 26 and 27, were outside in the 200 block of West Garfield about 8:45 p.m. when two gunmen walked up to them and opened fire before running away, police said.

The boy was on a porch in the 8800 block of South Princeton at 1:30 a.m. when three males shot him in the head, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition.

...on the Near West Side. The 23-year-old was on the street in the 1600 block of West Maypole about 12:15 a.m. when a male in orange clothing shot him in the...

A 51-year-old woman was outside about the same time in East Garfield Park’s 300 block of North Central when someone in a maroon van shot her in the left ankle, police said. She was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.

...Heart of Chicago neighborhood. The men, ages 20 and 22, were walking north in the 1700 block of South Wolcott about 10:10 p.m. when they heard shots rang out and they realized they...

...West Side. About 8:10 p.m., the 25-year-old was driving in the 3000 block of West Jackson when a van pulled alongside him, stopped in front of his vehicle, and two people...

They were on a sidewalk about 8 p.m. in the 6700 block of South Artesian when someone walked out of an alley and opened fire, striking the girl in the foot and the woman in the left ankle, police said.

The 73-year-old victim was shot Friday afternoon while driving through the South Shore neighborhood. He was driving in the 6700 block of South Jeffery at 2:49 p.m. when someone in a dark SUV fired shots, according to Chicago Police.

    Chicago Child, 5, and 73-Year-Old Man Among Shooting Victims This Weekend
    (STMW) - Two people were killed and at least 12 others - including a 5-year-old girl and a 73-year-old man - have been wounded in shootings across Chicago. The most recent homicide happened Friday night in the South Chicago neighborhood, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

  • Bronzeville Curmudgeon Director, Bronzeville Visitor Information Center

    God bless you too.....www.bviconline.info

  • Black Metropolis Convention & Tourism Council? this is what comes up when one uses the link you provided.....NO WHERE does it say Bronzeville Visitor Information Center. Like I said and many others commented on, you do not come across as nothing but a ranter crybaby.Your frustration is pointed to those...

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    Black Metropolis Convention & Tourism Council? this is what comes up when one uses the link you provided.....NO WHERE does it say Bronzeville Visitor Information Center. Like I said and many others commented on, you do not come across as nothing but a ranter crybaby.Your frustration is pointed to those who are not causing any issues in the Black Community. That's sad. Please BC instead of ranting how black are being singled out to remove them , look to see who is killing them .....THEMSELVES.....You just seem to hate everyone, maybe even yourself. Like we all feel and I have said, I hardly believe your the Director of anything except your hateful mind.....There you stand alone.....I must mute you....

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  • Permit issued for wrecking/demolition

    EMERGENCY WRECK AND REMOVE A 1 STORY FRAME RESIDENCE

    339 W. 110th St. Issued June 22, 2016 Comment
  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    INTERIOR ALTERATIONS OF 3-STORY, 15 UNIT RESIDENTIAL MASONRY BUILDING. REPAIR FRAME AND STAIRS PORCHES "A" & "B", NEW FRAME AND STAIRS PORCH "C". INSTALL NEW PLUMBING SUPPLY WASTE AND FIXTURES. INSTALL NEW ELECTRICAL SUPPLY SYSTEM. INSTALL NEW HEATING SYSTEMS AND ASSOCIATED DUCT-WORK AND VENTS AS PER ARCHITECTURAL PLANS.

    10901 S. Vernon Ave. Issued June 22, 2016 Comment

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CPS promises to fix lead problems in schools’ water over summer

June 23: Corliss High School, 821 E. 103rd St at 6 p.m.

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Carson Elementary School, 5516 S Maplewood Ave., had three sinks that tested above the federal lead guidelines of 15 parts per billion, and Courtenay Language Arts Center, 4420 N Beacon St., had three drinking fountains.

Carson Elementary School, 5516 S Maplewood Ave., had three sinks that tested above the federal lead guidelines of 15 parts per billion, and Courtenay Language Arts Center, 4420 N Beacon St., had three drinking fountains.

On Tuesday, CPS had also announced a drinking fountain and two sinks needed shutting off at Burbank Elementary School, 2035 N Mobile Ave.

Wednesday’s meeting starts at 6 p.m. at Back of the Yards High School, 2111 W. 47th St.

June 23: Hyde Park Academy High School, 6220 Stony Island Ave at 4 p.m.

June 24: Simeon High School, 8147 S. Vincennes Ave at 4 p.m.

    CPS promises to fix lead problems in schools' water over summer
    As the number of elementary schools found with elevated levels of lead in their water reached 30 on Wednesday, Chicago Public Schools promised to fix problematic drinking fountains, sinks and pipes this summer before school restarts. Chief administrative officer Jose Alfonso De Hoyos-Acosta said the remediation plans for fixtures found with too much lead will be developed on a case-by-case basis.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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