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4 dead, 29 wounded in weekend shootings across Chicago

Lewis, of the 4700 block of North Hermitage Avenue, was taken to Presence Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston, where he was pronounced dead at 3:58 p.m., authorities said.

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Officers found a man, thought to be in his 50s, unresponsive on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the head in the 1500 block of West 72nd Street about 12:45 a.m., according to police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

William Lewis, 28, was standing on the street in the 1300 block of West Devon Avenue about 3:20 p.m. when someone walked up, pulled out a weapon and shot him in the back, police said.

About 1:15 a.m., a 47-year-old man got into an argument with a mother and son in the 6200 block of South Rockwell Street, left the apartment, then returned with a gun and shot both people in the chest, police said.

The shooting happened in the 5200 block of West Quincy Street, police said.

Two 16-year-old boys were standing on the sidewalk in the 2400 block of West 63rd Street when a white van drove past and someone inside fired shots, police said. Both teens were shot in the leg and taken in “stable” condition to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

  • George F in Ravenswood displaced New Yorker

    @BronzevilleCurmudgeon: I was always taught that it was Harlem,NYC. The Harlem Renaissance?

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    Actually, it is Harlem. Even as a neighborhood within the borough of Manhattan, Harlem has more bookstores than any other borough in the city of New York.

    I'm sure Columbia might have something to do with that.

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Man fatally struck by car on Eisenhower Expressway

Ewing, of the 900 block of West Winona Street, was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, where he was pronounced dead at 11:28 p.m., the medical examiner’s office said.

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The Story Behind Five Amazing Murals on Chicago's Streets

5600 N. Broadway, Edgewater

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Halsted and Lake, West Loop

1011 W. 16th, Pilsen

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...I sent a public safety update regarding the fatal shooting of Demond Parnell on the 5200 block of North Kenmore. Initially, the Chicago Police Department believed this was a gang-related shooting. That is no...

3:00pm-5:00pm: Culture Jam Saturdays at Buttercup Park (Buttercup Park- 4901 N. Sheridan)

...are continuing to meet with property owners and managers on the 5800-6100 blocks of Kenmore and Winthrop.  Through cooperation, we have been able to identify issues facing these blocks and are working...

My office and CPD will be hosting a FREE women’s safety seminar at our Argyle Summer Satellite Office (1008 Argyle) on August 7th from 10am to 11am. Martial arts instructor Shi Han Frank Roman will join us for the seminar to share some self defense skills.

Women and Children First Bookstore: 5233 N. Clark

5533 N. Broadway

The car will be out at the northeast corner of Berwyn and Clark St

5000-5800 N. Clark Street

Philadelphia Church (Rascher and Clark St.)

The Selfhelp Home (908 W. Argyle St.)

Marty’s Martini Bar (1511 W. Balmoral)

Headquarters for event: Swedish American Museum (5211 N. Clark), with host restaurants located throughout the neighborhood

Parking lot on Catalpa and Winthrop

Join Green Scene Chicago for free family entertainment throughout the summer. All events take place at the Winthrop Harmony Arts Garden (4919 N. Winthrop). Click here for a list of events

Edgewater Historical Society (5358 N Ashland)

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The annual Andersonville Sidewalk Sale is this weekend! Friday – Sunday, 5000 – 5800 N. Clark. Click here for a list of participating businesses. Also, Eco-Andersonville is taking over Olive...

7-9pm:  CPD: Showcase in the Park (Berger Park – 6205 N. Sheridan)

5:00pm-8:00pm: CAPS Night Out (Swift School, 5900 N. Winthrop)

...30-7:30, the Peterson Garden Project is hosting an ice cream social at Vedgewater (6300 N Broadway) during which I will be doing a reading of “The Curious Garden”. Grab a chair...

Join us for another Little Library Build Day! My office and Edgewater Reads are hosting this build day this Saturday from 9am-noon in the back of Senn High School (Thorndale and Greenview). Materials will be provided but we welcome all volunteers, book donations and tools! Click here for the flyer.

Ice Cream and toppings are being donated by the Waterfront Café which is located in Berger Park and Lickity Split Frozen Custard and Sweets located at Broadway and Glenlake.  Admission will be free and ice cream will be available

Saturday, September 6th from  9am to noon - Berger Park (Sheridan & Granville). Focus will be on the area between the two mansions.

Raven Theatre (6157 N. Clark)

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Harrison Street Red Line Stop Showing Signs of Progress; Scheduled to Open Today?

7 Unit Building Coming To 4627 Beacon

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SXL Nails & Massage Opens at 1460 S. Michigan

Downsize Fitness Opens at 633 S. Plymouth Ct

Bull Chicks Opens at 606 S. Wabash; ABP Art Suppl...

Relax Massage Opens at 80 East Cermak; Restaurant...

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