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After Quadruple Shooting, Dowell Pushes For Changes At GoLo Gas Station

Four men were shot, two fatally, at 1 a.m. March 10 at the GoLo gas station at 123 E. 51st St., prompting Dowell to demand changes at the business.

    After Quadruple Shooting, Dowell Pushes For Changes At GoLo Gas Station
    GRAND BOULEVARD - Ald. Pat Dowell (3rd) said a gas station owner has agreed to crack down on problems at the businesses after a quadruple shooting that left two dead in March. Four men were shot, two fatally, at 1 a.m. March 10 at the GoLo gas station at 123 E.
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15 hours ago

George Clements: One-time celebrity priest looks back at 60 years

...Clements. His father worked at the stockyards; his mother, a housewife. He grew up near 51st and King Drive, in the area now known as Bronzeville, home to Holy Angels, where Clements ibecame the...

    George Clements: One-time celebrity priest looks back at 60 years
    Father George Harold Clements, born Jan. 26, 1932, just celebrated his 85th birthday. On May 3, he'll celebrate the 60th anniversary of his ordination as an Archdiocese of Chicago priest - that day in 1957 that sent him off on a career unique for any man of the cloth, much less Catholic.
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39 hours ago

Man, 30, shot multiple times in Bronzeville

About 6:25 p.m., the man was riding in a vehicle in the 200 block of East 51st Street when a light-colored vehicle pulled up and someone inside fired shots, striking him in the leg and pelvic area, according to Chicago Police.

    Man, 30, shot multiple times in Bronzeville
    A 30-year-old man was shot multiple times Saturday evening in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side. About 6:25 p.m., the man was riding in a vehicle in the 200 block of East 51st Street when a light-colored vehicle pulled up and someone inside fired shots, striking him in the leg and pelvic area, according to Chicago Police.
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44 hours ago

2 shot in Washington Park

At 5:57 p.m., a man, 25, and a woman, 34, were walking in the 5800 block of South Calumet Avenue when a white sedan drove up and a passenger got out and fired shots, striking the man in the chest and the woman in the thigh, according to Chicago Police.

    2 shot in Washington Park
    Two people were shot Saturday evening in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. At 5:57 p.m., a man, 25, and a woman, 34, were walking in the 5800 block of South Calumet Avenue when a white sedan drove up and a passenger got out and fired shots, striking the man in the chest and the woman in the thigh, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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3 days ago

Wed., April 26: Free legal and ID clinic for homeless youth

Hosted by Teen Living Programs, 5501 S. Indiana Avenue, the clinic will be staffed by the Youth Futures mobile legal clinic at the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless, and by volunteer attorneys from Chase Bank.

    Wed., April 26: Free legal and ID clinic for homeless youth - Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
    A free legal and ID clinic for homeless youth, ages 14 through 24, will be offered Wednesday, April 26. Clinic hours will be 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Hosted by Teen Living Programs, 5501 S. Indiana Avenue, the clinic will be staffed by the Youth Futures mobile legal clinic at the Chicago Coalition for the...
    http://www.chicagohomeless.org

3 days ago

Missing 9-Year-Old Boy Found

Jeremiah Ellzey was last seen leaving school around 3:30 p.m. in the 5200 block of South State Street, according to Chicago police.

    Missing 9-Year-Old Boy Found
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A missing 9-year-old boy was found Friday morning, after he failed to return home from school in the Washington Park neighborhood on Thursday. Jeremiah Ellzey was last seen leaving school around 3:30 p.m. in the 5200 block of South State Street, according to Chicago police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

Missing 9-year-old boy last seen leaving school on South Side

Jeremiah Ellzey was last seen about 3:30 p.m. when he left school in the 5200 block of South State Street, Chicago Police said in a missing person alert. He is not familiar with the area.

    Missing 9-year-old boy last seen leaving school on South Side
    A 9-year-old boy reported missing Thursday night was last seen in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. Jeremiah Ellzey was last seen about 3:30 p.m. when he left school in the 5200 block of South State Street, Chicago Police said in a missing person alert.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

4 days ago

Man shot in leg in Washington Park

The shooting happened about 1:35 p.m. in the 5600 block of South Wabash, according to Chicago Police.

    Man shot in leg in Washington Park
    A man was shot Thursday afternoon in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood. The shooting happened about 1:35 p.m. in the 5600 block of South Wabash, according to Chicago Police. The 22-year-old victim was shot in the lower left leg and took himself to Provident Hospital, where he was listed in good condition, police said.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

4 days ago

Theaster Gates, U. of C. Plan New Theater and Park for Washington Park

The remaining component would be a theater in a university-owned building at 323 E. Garfield Blvd.

    Theaster Gates, U. of C. Plan New Theater and Park for Washington Park
    WASHINGTON PARK - Artist Theaster Gates on Wednesday night revealed plans to add a park and theater building to the University of Chicago's arts block in Washington Park.
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4 days ago

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