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Police: Three cellphone robberies reported in South Chicago

1 a.m. April 22 in the 8600 block of South Saginaw; and

11:53 p.m. April 22 in the 8700 block of South Colfax.

    Police: Three cellphone robberies reported in South Chicago
    Chicago Police are warning South Chicago residents of three similar cellphones robberies in the last month. The suspect walks up to the victims, pulls out a handgun and steals their cellphones, according to the community alert from Area South detectives. The robberies happened at: 1:10 a.m.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Apr 21

Updated 1 hour ago

Cash-Only Still Rules At These Chicago Bars And Restaurants

Calumet Fisheries, 3259 E. 95th St.

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Billy Goat, 430 N. Michigan Ave. (and other locations)

Tufano's Vernon Park Tap, 1073 W. Vernon Park Place

BIG & little's Restaurant, 860 N. Orleans St.

L and L Tavern, 3207 N. Clark St.

Green Mill, 4802 N. Broadway Ave.

Rainbo Club, 1150 N. Damen Ave.

Tweet, 5020 N. Sheridan Road

Big Chicks, 5024 N. Sheridan Road

Taste of Lebanon, 1509 W. Foster Ave.

Mr. Beef on Orleans, 666 N. Orleans St.

Nuevo Leon, 1515 W. 18th St. (temporarily closed due to a fire)

Valois, 1518 E. 53rd St.

Carol's Pub, 4659 N. Clark St.

Irazu, 1865 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Fatso's Last Stand, 2258 W. Chicago Ave.

Lawrence Fish Market, 3914 W. Lawrence Ave.

Parts and Labor, 2700 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Bullhead Cantina, 1143 N. California Ave.

L'Patron Tacos, 2815 W. Diversey Ave.

Andy's Thai Kitchen, 946 W. Wellington Ave.

Schaller's Pump, 3714 S. Halsted St.

Sultan's Market, 2057 W. North Ave.

Farraguts, 5240 N. Clark St.

Feed, 2803 W. Chicago Ave.

Boiler Room, 2210 N. California Ave.

Red Hot Ranch, 2072 N. Western Ave.

Johnny O's Hot Dogs, 946 W. 35th St.

Richard's Bar, 491 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Flying Saucer, 1123 N. California Ave.

New York Delicatessen, 2921 N. Clark St.

Friar Tuck, 3010 N. Broadway

Sportsman's Club, 948 N. Western Ave.

Podhalanka, 1549 W. Division St.

Whirlaway, 3224 W. Fullerton Ave.

Skylark, 2149 S. Halsted St.

Simon's Tavern, 5210 N. Clark St.

Bernice's Tavern, 3238 S. Halsted St.

Cozy Noodles & Rice, 3456 N. Sheffield Ave.

The Happy Village, 1059 N. Wolcott Ave.

Reno, 2607 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Archie's Iowa & Rockwell Tavern, 2600 W. Iowa St.

Chilam Balam, 3023 N. Broadway

The Chipp Inn, 832 N. Greenview Ave.

The Old Town Ale House, 219 W. North Ave.

Nicky's Hot Dogs, 6142 S. Archer Ave.

Parisi's Drive-in, 6216 W. 63rd St.

Zakopane, 1734 W. Division St.

Authentaco, 1141 N. Ashland Ave.

Sky-Ride Tap, 105 W. Van Buren St.

The Barrel, 2015 S. Damen Ave.

Baby Atlas, 3101 N. Sheffield Ave. (bar under Matilda)

Bob Inn, 2609 W. Fullerton Ave.

    Big Star Dropped Its Cash-Only Policy, But Many City Spots Are Holding Out
    CHICAGO - Big Star might have ditched its cash-only policy, but the city still has a lot of holdouts. The restaurant made the big switch and started accepting credit cards because guests wanted the change, technology has advanced and Big Star needed to move forward with the neighborhood, said Kim Lyons, a spokeswoman for Big Star.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

2 hours ago

Two armed robberies reported on same Calumet Heights block

Two males approached the victims and robbed them at gunpoint in the 8900 block of South Paxton, according to the community alert from Area South detectives.

    Two armed robberies reported on same Calumet Heights block
    Chicago Police are warning South Side residents after two armed robberies were reported last week on the same block in the Calumet Heights neighborhood. Two males approached the victims and robbed them at gunpoint in the 8900 block of South Paxton, according to the community alert from Area South detectives.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

2 hours ago

Police: Man stole three cellphones at gunpoint in South Shore

7:20 a.m. April 5 in the 8200 block of South Chappel.

This article has 2 other Chicago locations (Show)

8:02 p.m. March 30 in the 7800 block of South Cregier;

6:15 a.m. April 5 in the 7800 block of South Constance; and

    Police: Man stole three cellphones at gunpoint in South Shore
    Chicago Police are searching for a man who has stolen three cellphones at gunpoint in the South Shore neighborhood. The suspect walks up to victims, pulls out a handgun and steals their cellphones, according to the community alert from Area South detectives. The robberies happened at: 8:02 p.m.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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Petcoke

Hello, I'm Blair Paddock and I'm from the Columbia Chronicle publication. I'm writing a piece about the petcoke issue on the South East side and I was wondering if anyone here had experienced a problem with it or has anything to say about it. My email is blair.paddock@loop.colum.edu if you wish to reach out to me.
Thank you all for your help.

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