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Charges upgraded after man dies from 2007 beating

That day, the landlord of Robert Bishop’s apartment building in the 5100 block of South Calumet heard several noises, including thumping and banging, coming from Bishop’s apartment for several hours, prosecutors said during Hood’s bond hearing Thursday.

    Charges upgraded after man dies from 2007 beating
    A man convicted of aggravated battery for tying up his former roommate and beating him with a hammer in 2007 in Washington Park faces upgraded charges after the victim died in October. Terry Hood, 61, was convicted of aggravated battery to a senior citizen and sentenced to 22 years in prison for the May 8, 2007, attack, according to the Cook County state's attorney's office.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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Police alert residents following robberies

...Monday night, Nov. 27. The first took place at 6:50 p.m. on the 300 block of E. Garfield Boulevard, and the second on the 5600 block of S. Martin Luther King Drive. The suspects...

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...p.m. on the 300 block of E. Garfield Boulevard, and the second on the 5600 block of S. Martin Luther King Drive. The suspects have been described as two to six black males, 25-years-old, between...

    Police alert residents following robberies
    By TONIA HILL Staff Writer Police are giving notice to residents in the area of robbery related incidents that occurred this month. In both incidents, the offenders approached the victims on the sidewalk pulled out a handgun and demanded property from the victims before fleeing the area.
    http://hpherald.com

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Police issue alert after Washington Park armed robberies

...each other in Chicago's Washington Park neighborhood, police said. The robberies happened in the 300-block of East Garfield Boulevard at 6:40 p.m. and the 5600-block of South Martin Luther King Jr...

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...in the 300-block of East Garfield Boulevard at 6:40 p.m. and the 5600-block of South Martin Luther King Jr. Drive at 6:50 p.m., police said.In each case, the victims say the men...

    Police issue alert after Washington Park armed robberies
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW Chicago police are looking for the group of men behind a pair of armed robberies on sidewalks on the South Side. Both attacks happened this past Sunday within half a mile of each other in Chicago's Washington Park neighborhood, police said.
    http://abc7chicago.com

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Two Washington Park Robberies In Same Day Prompt Community Alert

The first robbery occurred at 6:40 p.m. on Nov. 27 at the 300 block of East Garfield Boulevard and the second took place 10 minutes later on the 5600 block of South King Drive.

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The first robbery occurred at 6:40 p.m. on Nov. 27 at the 300 block of East Garfield Boulevard and the second took place 10 minutes later on the 5600 block of South King Drive.

    Two Washington Park Robberies In Same Day Prompt Community Alert
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Police have issued a community alert about two armed robberies in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. Two to six suspects armed with handguns approached victims on the sidewalk and demanded property before fleeing the area, according to the alert from Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

2 days ago

Two Washington Park robberies in same day prompt community alert

The first robbery occurred at 6:40 p.m. on Nov. 27 at the 300 block of East Garfield Boulevard and the second took place 10 minutes later on the 5600 block of South King Drive.

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The first robbery occurred at 6:40 p.m. on Nov. 27 at the 300 block of East Garfield Boulevard and the second took place 10 minutes later on the 5600 block of South King Drive.

    Two Washington Park robberies in same day prompt community alert
    Police have issued a community alert about two armed robberies in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. Two to six suspects armed with handguns approached victims on the sidewalk and demanded property before fleeing the area, according to the alert from Chicago Police. The first robbery occurred at 6:40 p.m.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Engaging Readers at All Levels

    Mrs. Schwartz Johnson is asking for $566.80:
    My students need a wide variety of books at their independent reading levels to suit their varying interests. I want to offer them a selection of topics and genres so that they will enjoy reading!
    William Carter Elementary School Comment
  • Today A Reader. Tomorrow A Leader!

    Ms. McWeeney is asking for $490.24:
    My students need exposure to a wide range of literature through informational and fiction text.
    William Carter Elementary School Comment

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  • It's Supply Time in the City

    Ms. Bromer is asking for $775.61:
    My students need these supplies in order to enhance small group work stations. One key item is a listening center, essential for working on major standards for students who cannot read.
    William Carter Elementary School Comment

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