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South Side Eats: Ms. Biscuit

Ms. Biscuit is located at 5431 S. Wabash Ave. 773-268-8088. Open seven days a week from 5 a.m. until 6 p.m.

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...Pete in the film Soul Food) who turned me on to a little diner on South Chicago Avenue and 67th Street called Ms. Biscuit. (It was located next door to Mr. Biscuit's Hand Car Wash...

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    when first opened their food was great! It has fallen off a bit and don't go as much but every now and then will stop over there. Maybe too many chef changes don't know The wait staff is great in their friendliness and service.

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Meetings scheduled to discuss public art

The first town hall is 6 p.m. today, at the Chicago Cultural Center (CCC), 78 E. Washington St., with the second at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 30 at the Washington Park Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd.

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The first town hall is 6 p.m. today, at the Chicago Cultural Center (CCC), 78 E. Washington St., with the second at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 30 at the Washington Park Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd.

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'Living in Color' Storytelling Series Kicks Off in Englewood

...topic is migration; 6-8 p.m. Aug. 27 at the Dorchester Projects' Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., where the topic is love; and from 7-9 p.m. Sept. 25 at Rosa...

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The free event runs from 6:30-8 p.m. at the cafe, 825 W. 69th St., and those planning to attend should RSVP online because space is limited, said Carlos Velazquez, a spokesman for the humanities council.

...speaker's series are 6-8 p.m. June 5 at Chicago Urban Art Society, 600 W. Cermak Road where the topic is migration; 6-8 p.m. Aug. 27 at the Dorchester Projects...

...topic is love; and from 7-9 p.m. Sept. 25 at Rosa’s Lounge, 3420 W. Armitage Ave. where the topic is self identity...

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What will be the legacy of street artist Chris Drew?

...will be held at 6 PM Wednesday, April 30, at the Washington Park Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield; RSVP at cityofchicago.org...

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35 shot in 36-hour span

Two people were shot about 2:40 a.m. in the 6000 block of South Indiana Avenue in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side, police said. A 32-year-old...

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The fourth murder was also early Sunday, about 1:10 a.m. in the 3000 block of West 53rd Place in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The shooting victim, identified by the...

...victim, identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office as Joshua Martinez of the 4900 block of South Karlov Avenue, whose body lay on a sidewalk in front of the brick bungalow...

About 4:10 a.m., a 20-year-old man was shot in the 5400 block of West Diversey Avenue in the Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side. He was wounded in the stomach and...

About 2:30 a.m., a 21-year-old man was shot in the forearm twice in the 1500 block of West 18th Place in the Pilsen neighborhood, police said. He was shot blocks from where two people were shot last night. The man was taken to the University of Illinois Hospital in good condition.

...m. a 28-year-old woman was shot in the head in the intersection of Grand and Kedzie avenues in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side, police said. She was northbound...

About the same time in the 3800 block of West Roosevelt Road in the Lawndale neighborhood, an 18-year-old man was shot in the leg, police said. He was walking with a group and fled at the sound of gunfire but realized he had been shot. He is in stable condition at Mount Sinai Hospital.

About 11:55 p.m., two people were shot in the 10000 block of South Crandon Avenue in the South Deering neighborhood on the South Side. A man and a woman, each...

A 30-year-old man was shot in the groin about 11:24 p.m. in the 4900 block of West Hubbard Avenue in the South Austin neighborhood, police said. He was taken to Stroger hospital.

Someone shot a 26-year-old woman in the hip in the 5900 block of South Halsted Street in Englewood neighborhood about 11:10 p.m., Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Hector...

Three people standing on a sidewalk in Logan Square, near the intersection of North and Washtenaw avenues, were shot about 10:25 p.m., police said. Someone who passed by in...

...a 16-year-old boy sustained a gunshot wound to his right leg on the 4500 block of South Champlain Avenue, in the Grand Boulevard neighborhood, said News Affairs Officer Thomas Sweeney.The shooting happened at...

...a gunshot wound, police said. The man was shot in the right hand on the 5200 block of West Wellington Avenue in the Cragin neighborhood, police said. His condition had stabilized, said Sweeney...

At 4:55 p.m. a 30-year-old man was shot on the 400 block of West 126th Street in the West Pullman neighborhood, said Sweeney. The man was shot in the left leg and was taken to Metro South Hospital in good condition, said Sweeney.

Aside from the 18 people shot, a 25-year-old man walked into Stroger hospital Saturday afternoon and said he was shot about 2 a.m. near 59th Street and Talman Avenue in Gage Park early Saturday morning. He was shot in the side but it's not clear why he delayed seeking medical attention.

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4 Dead, 33 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

...Corey Brownlee, 32, was shot in the chest about 2:40 a.m. in the 6000 block of South Indiana Avenue, authorities said. Brownlee, who lived on the same block where he was shot, was taken...

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...Martinez, 20, was found unresponsive with gunshot wounds to the head and back in the 3000 block of West 53rd Place about 1 a.m., authorities said. Martinez, of the 4900 block of South Karlov Avenue...

...3000 block of West 53rd Place about 1 a.m., authorities said. Martinez, of the 4900 block of South Karlov Avenue, was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:26 a.m., according to the Cook...

...night in the South Shore neighborhood. Shannon Mack, 34, was shot multiple times in the 2800 block of East 76th Street at 9:26 p.m., police said. Mack, of the 6800 block of South Crandon...

...block of East 76th Street at 9:26 p.m., police said. Mack, of the 6800 block of South Crandon Avenue, was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:45 p.m., according to the medical...

Earlier Friday afternoon, a 17-year-old girl was killed and two men were wounded in a shooting in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side.The shooting happened about 3:30 p.m. in the 6400 block of South Eberhart Avenue, police said.

The girl, Gakirah Barnes, of the 8000 block of South South Shore Drive, suffered multiple gunshot wounds to her upper body and was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital where she was pronounced dead at 5:43 p.m., authorities said.

The 28-year-old was driving an SUV in the 900 block of North Kedzie Avenue at 12:30 a.m. when someone in a dark-colored SUV pulled up alongside...

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4 dead, 33 hurt in weekend Chicago shootings

...Corey Brownlee, 32, was shot in the chest about 2:40 a.m. in the 6000 block of South Indiana Avenue, authorities said. Brownlee, who lived on the same block where he was shot, was taken...

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...Martinez, 20, was found unresponsive with gunshot wounds to the head and back in the 3000 block of West 53rd Place about 1 a.m., authorities said. Martinez, of the 4900 block of South Karlov Avenue...

...3000 block of West 53rd Place about 1 a.m., authorities said. Martinez, of the 4900 block of South Karlov Avenue, was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:26 a.m., according to the Cook...

...night in the South Shore neighborhood. Shannon Mack, 34, was shot multiple times in the 2800 block of East 76th Street at 9:26 p.m., police said. Mack, of the 6800 block of South Crandon...

...block of East 76th Street at 9:26 p.m., police said. Mack, of the 6800 block of South Crandon Avenue, was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:45 p.m., according to the medical...

Earlier Friday afternoon, a 17-year-old girl was killed and two men were wounded in a shooting in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side.The shooting happened about 3:30 p.m. in the 6400 block of South Eberhart Avenue, police said.

The girl, Gakirah Barnes, of the 8000 block of South South Shore Drive, suffered multiple gunshot wounds to her upper body and was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital where she was pronounced dead at 5:43 p.m., authorities said.

The 28-year-old was driving an SUV in the 900 block of North Kedzie Avenue at 12:30 a.m. when someone in a dark-colored SUV pulled up alongside...

  • gpblight 15 Yr East Garfield Resident

    We need the media to keep on stories that show the count is larger than the official count.

    http://www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/May-2014/Chicago-crime-rates/

    As long as more effort is spent on the spin than on solving the problems...neighborhoods will continue to be so dangerous that no one will live in them or business open in them.

    This is kind of basic and everybody is bamboozled.

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