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Michael Jackson Tribute Festival of the Arts underway in Gary

...have been a block party around Jackson's boyhood home, this year's festival at 2300 Jackson Street focused on the pop star's August 29 birthday."Since Michael passed, fans have been...

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Brande Jackson posted 2 photos to Flickr:

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

  • Having Fun Doing Science!

    Ms. McQuade is asking for $2223.60:
    My students need Carolina Pipettor (0.5-10L, 5.0-50L, 20-200L, 100-1,000L), and Micropipet Tips.
    Richard T Crane Medical Prep H Comment
  • "EYE"ing the Future: Supplies for Med Prep!

    Ms. Drozd is asking for $1458.12:
    My students need Visual Perception Kits, prepared microscope slides, and assorted drawing tools for depicting biological organisms in their notebooks.
    Richard T Crane Medical Prep H Comment
  • I Read That, Too!: Exposure to Popular Novels and Texts

    Mrs. McLennon is asking for $722.08:
    My students need new popular books and digital mp3 players to engage them in reading and give them access to age-appropriate content.
    Mitchell Elementary School Comment
  • Showing Off My Work

    Ms. Ford is asking for $631.15:
    My students need a Classroom Storage Tray Center to serve as a central location to keep papers that they will be reviewing with parents at home and a place to turn in homework.
    William H Brown Elementary School Comment

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167 West Erie apartments, 167 W Erie St, River North

A variety of CTA bus routes traverse LaSalle St, Grand Ave and Chicago Ave within a short walk of 167 West Erie. The southbound #37 bus stops across the street and travels to the Merchandise Mart and on into the Loop.

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167 West Erie apartments, 167 W Erie St, River North

Flair Tower apartments, 222 W Erie St, River North

River North Park apartments, 320 W Illinois St, River North

The Bernardin apartments, 747 N Wabash Ave, River North

Grand Plaza apartments, 540 N State St, River North

west77 apartments, 77 W Huron St, River North

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Adult Probation

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Protesters march on West Side after fatal police-involved shooting

Standing in the 2800 block of West Polk Street, Alexis Bowdry uses her smartphone to check for news about a Chicago police commander who was charged with aggravated battery. Bowdry and hundreds of other people gathered to protest the shooting death of Roshad McIntosh when the news came out that...

Tonight, a crowd of people marched to the Harrison District headquarters, 3151 W. Harrison St. and then ended their journey through the neighborhood in a vacant lot right next to the two-story apartment building where McIntosh was shot.  Police said he was armed.

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Gary Renovating Homes On Block Michael Jackson Grew Up On Ahead Of Three-Day Festival

Pence inspected the work, hung a piece of siding on the new home, at 2332 Jackson St., then met the pop star’s mother, who is in town for the festival, which...

...said talking with her as he sat on the sofa in the living room of 2300 Jackson Street was a “pinch me moment...

The Jackson family has rehabilitated their old homestead, on the southwest corner of 23rd Avenue and Jackson Street, and the home next door, at 2306 Jackson. The family has purchased 2312 Jackson and intends to rehab that home as well, Freeman-Wilson said.

The Jackson family has rehabilitated their old homestead, on the southwest corner of 23rd Avenue and Jackson Street, and the home next door, at 2306 Jackson. The family has purchased 2312 Jackson and intends to rehab that home as well, Freeman-Wilson said.

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Hanover Park homeowners get discount on solar panels

On Sept. 8, Hanover Park will host a Solar Chicago workshop from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Community Room at the police department, 2011 W. Lake St.

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Summer is Over, Having Fun is Not

...are two great ideas: Saturday's Heritage BBQ at Goose Island's New Barrel Warehouse (605 N. Sacramento, 4pm) isn't cheap (tickets start at $125; early access VIP available), but it'll...

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...and meatballs!--for your end of summer fete-ing. Event takes place alongside L&E (2657 N. Kedzie) on Schubert from Kedzie to Troy...

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U of I nurses vote to authorize strike; contract talks continue

A spokeswoman for the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, 1740 W. Taylor St, said the hospital has a contingency in plan if there is a strike, but did not provide any additional details.

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Michael Jackson tribute Aug. 28-30 in Gary, Indiana

Katherine Jackson has announced that The 5th Annual Michael Jackson "King of Pop" Tribute Festival of the Arts will take place in Gary, Indiana, on Aug. 28-30 at 2300 Jackson St, Michael's birth home.

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