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"Chicago Love"

Chicago leaders from around the city gathered on November 20th for an advance screening of the documentary “Chicago Love” - hosted by Exact Publicity and presented by Revolt TV. The intention of the film was to analyze the violence in Chicago. It’s no surprise that people from around the world want to find out what’s happening with Chicago’s violence. “Chicago Love” echoed the same story line as other mainstream media outlets that essentially report that Chicago is the “Crime Capital”.

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Smart Stocking Stuffers - Give The Gift Of Energy With A ComEd Gift Certificate

ComEd has a unique stocking stuffer that could help make the holiday season a little brighter for your loved ones. The company offers gift certificates that can be used to help a friend or family member pay their electric bill.

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Growing Up in Englewood

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Serving Veterans On Veterans Day And Always

Every day—but particularly on Veterans Day—Social Security salutes those who have put their lives on the line for our freedom. 

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'Vulnerable' cafe makes a stand in a tough part of town

When Phil Sipka and some of his Englewood neighbors opened a cafe a year ago this week, skeptics had suggestions.

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Nov 14

Tell Us: What's Great, What's Needed in Englewood

Tell us what are the most important assets in Englewood. There's a new ten-minute, citywide survey that's letting Chicagoans give information about the neighborhoods where they live and work. We want to be heard. Take the a few minutes to take the survey. We thank you in advannce!

Nov 14

Nov 13

Large Lots for $1, School Repurposing, and more...Englewood Village Meeting!

Join the Resident Association of Greater Englewood aka (R.A.G.E.) for our next village meeting open to all, Tuesday November 18th located at Hamilton Park Cultural Center - 513 W. 72nd St. from 6pm-8pm. Refreshments will be served....

Nov 13

Mentoring Matters: Making A Difference in the Lives of Youth

Parents and schools in Chicago have an ally in their mission to keep children focused on the future. Youth Guidance, a 90-year-old nonprofit that has provided services within Chicago Public Schools for decades, serves communities where the challenges of violence, unemployment, and academic failure for youth are most prevalent. The agency’s programming touches more than 14,000 students city-wide. In particular, Youth Guidance’s Becoming A Man (B.A.M) program utilizes highly-trained male mentors and counselors to reach young men of color, while the agency’s Working on Womanhood (W.O.W.) program serves young women.

Nov 12

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Nov 11

  • Hands-On Learning with Minecraft and Lego

    Mr. Anderson is asking for $190.51:
    My students need two Lego sets from the Minecraft series, both of which inspire creativity, for access to hands-on learning manipulatives.
    Robeson High School Comment

Nov 10

5 killed, at least 12 wounded in weekend violence

About 2:20 a.m. Monday, a 33-year-old man was stabbed in the 6500 block of South Lowe Avenue during a fight, police said.

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A 26-year-old man was standing with friends in an alleyway in the 2100 block of North Merrimac Avenue about 12:15 a.m. when a gunman approached on foot, yelled gang slogans and opened fire, police said.

Sunday afternoon, a 44-year-old man was killed in the 2800 block of North Lotus Avenue in Belmont Cragin.

Early Sunday morning, a 29-year-old man was found fatally stabbed on the Near North Side. Police found the man lying on the sidewalk in the 800 block of North Orleans Street.

Saturday evening, an 18-year-old man was killed in Burnside. The teen was shot in his head about 5:10 p.m. Saturday in the 800 block of East 87th Place.

The boy and a friend were walking in the 10400 block of South Bensley Avenue when they heard a single gunshot come from a passing van. The two boys ran, and the 15-year-old boy collapsed a short distance away, police said.

About 12:25 a.m., the 31-year-old man was delivering a pizza in the 5400 block of North East River Road when two people approached him and tried to rob him. One of the people pulled out a handgun and shot the man in his head. The two then fled without taking anything, police said.

Nov 10

2 killed, 1 wounded in shootings since Sunday

About 2:20 a.m. Monday, a 33-year-old man was stabbed in the 6500 block of South Lowe Avenue during a fight, police said.

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The man was standing with friends in an alleyway in the 2100 block of North Merrimac Avenue when a gunman approached the group on foot, yelled gang slogans and then opened fire, said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer.

The man was standing in the 2800 block of North Lotus Avenue about 2:20 p.m. when a gunman got out of a vehicle and shot him in the head, said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala.

About 12:25 a.m., the 31-year-old man and a friend were delivering a pizza in the 5400 block of North East River Road, police said. When the 31-year-old got out of the car, two people approached him on foot and announced a robbery, Greer said.

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

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