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At least 5 people wounded in shootings since Tuesday evening

Most recently, two teens were shot in the 1500 block of West 72nd Place in the Englewood neighborhood.

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A 17-year-old boy was shot about 7:35 p.m. in the 6500 block of South Halsted Street. The teen was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in serious condition and was treated for a gunshot wound to his back.

About 5:30 p.m., a 15-year-old boy was shot while he was walking down the 5800 block of South Michigan Avenue in Washington Park.

About the same time, a 24-year-old man was shot in Rogers Park. The man was shot in his left foot and right leg in the 7700 block of North Marshfield Avenue. The man was taken to St. Francis Hospital in Evanston where his condition stabilized.

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Residents Express Safety Concerns of Norfolk Southern Construction Site

There are 20 plus residents who have yet to move from their homes located between 55th-61st (Stewart to Parnell). The area is where the Norfolk Southern railroad expansion is taking place. Many residents and community activists are not only upset with the environmental concerns but also with the financial burden, unfairness and strong arm tactics that they say have been taking place since 2010.

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Hello, Neighbours

I am an out of town investor and I am wondering what the neighbourhoods along 61st street are like? Would this be considered a war zone?

  • Mark Conroy Real Estate Investor

    When I get a chance I will. I'm actually out on the west coast, so its a bit of a commute...lol

  • Mark C. All of chicago is generally a war Zone. It's overcrowded, an folks tend not to trust each other enough. And some are to inconsiderate of others. They think they derserve more room and that everyone else is encroaching on them

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HACIA SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION OPENS ENROLLMENT FOR FREE CONTRACTOR TRAINING PROGRAM FOR INDIVIDUALS IN CONTRACT AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES.

HACIA SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION OPENS ENROLLMENT FOR FREE CONTRACTOR TRAINING PROGRAM FOR INDIVIDUALS IN CONTRACT AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES.

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Fireside Chat Series: Conflict Resolution Informational

Fireside Chat Series: Conflict Resolution Informational

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Help COV Help the Community With a Vote!

Help COV help the community! Vote for COV today in the Aetna National Voices of Health competition: http://www.aetnavoicesofhealth.com/community-outreach-volunteers.php

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Do Business with Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods Market is partnering with the City and the Greater Englewood Community Development Corporation to host a three series workshop forum for small businesses.  These workshops will help minimize the barriers of starting a business and to help businesses explore the opportunity of doing business with Whole Foods Market.  

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VOICES OF WEST ENGLEWOOD COMMUNITY MEETING ALERT!

On November 1, 2014, South-wood Cornell Interventions Drugs Facility, located at 5701 South Wood Street will receive 72 formerly incarcerated citizens for permanent residence. The facility regularly services 70 to 85 presently and formerly incarcerated citizens in their facility on a Daily Basis. 

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Do Business with Whole Foods Market

Do Business with Whole Foods Market

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Kick Off Meeting for Hamilton Park Advisory Council - 10/22 at 6pm

After RAGE announced a call-to action last week for concern citizens to join a newly created Advisory Council at Hamilton Park Cultural Center, many residents and others concerned about the cultural center answered the call! There is a kick off meeting scheduled at Hamilton Park located at 513 W. 72nd St. on Wednesday, October 22nd at 6pm.  If you are interested in exploring this idea and discussing ways to implement an effective council, please feel free to join this meeting. 

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Englewood Celebrates Chicago Artists Month

ECCPC is excited to present "Magnitude & Bond" as a part of Chicago Artist Month! Our council will bring performing artists together of different ages, cultures, communities and styles (jazz, classical, R&B, blues, dance,) to create an evening where the sounds and movement crosses cultures, ages, heart beats and communities to unite one rhythmic city for one night in one place. -Friday, October 17, 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm - Hamilton Park - 513 West 72nd Street.

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GED Classes Start October 20th Call To Register!

GED Classes Start October 20th Call To Register!

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Englewood Votes! Where Do You Stand?

Learn more about the issues and judges on the ballot in the November 4th election. Hear from retired judges, The Cook County Bar Association and others...

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city workers chopping down tree branches at 7am??

Im just wondering if its the city of chicago out on 91st loomis chopping and mulching trees or contractors for the city? Its WAY to early for this!

  • Scoopie Concerned citizen of the 21st. Ward

    Doris Lewis Brooks has had some success in getting some small jobs taken care of . Call 773-524-2882 as long as you are in the 21st ward, we may be able to help you. Doris is running for alderman in the 21st ward and if that is where you are having this problem, call us.

  • Thank you so much for your response. Unfortunately I live in the 19th Ward. Good to know some people are taking care of their neighborhood.

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Neighborhood Fireside Chat on Conflict Resolution

Neighborhood Fireside Chat on Conflict Resolution

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Help Stop Violence in Your Community

Do you wish researchers and other officials would ask for your ideas about violence? Come share your thoughts about violence in and around Englewood, West Englewood, Chicago Lawn, and Auburn Gresham. We’ll talk about data about violence and its causes and some of the great work being done to address these issues. Most importantly, we want to hear from you:

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Beyond October | How Far Have We Come?

Beyond October | How Far Have We Come?

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Hamilton Park Seeks Members for New Advisory Council

Englewood residents are needed for a newly created Advisory Council at Hamilton Park Cultural Center! An advisory council is a voluntary group of individuals who meet on a regular basis to support the effective functioning of their local park.

Oct 07

Meet the Author Elaine Hegwood-Bowen and Book Signing - Wednesday at 5:30pm!

SISTERS IN THE STRUGGLE (S.I.S.) and the ENGLEWOOD COMMUNITY CULTURAL PLANNING COUNCIL PRESENTS - Elaine Hegwood-Bowen Author of “Old School Adventures from Englewood—South Side of Chicago - Wednesday October 8, 2014 - 5:30 PM - Hamilton Park - 513 West 72nd St. - (Between Parnell & Normal St.)

Free Admission
Books will be available for purchase before and after presentation Light refreshments will be served
For Further information contact -Pamela Dominguez @ 872-236-8383

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violence

This has to stop, I'm afraid for my ten year old, I can't let him go outside!!

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