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Police: Man takes bite out of guard's ear outside Loop strip club

The man was leaving the Pink Monkey in the 700 block of South Clinton Street around 1:45 a.m. when he started making derogatory comments about the club’s service, according to police.

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I found your fitbit!

I found a fitbit this morning near Jefferson and Monroe. The display shows me the name, so if you lost one in the area and it matches, Id love to return it to you!

  • Aimzer: You are a real pal. Anyone who has one knows how attached (no pun intended) you are to it. Thank you for posting. Hope the person who lost it or one of their friends is a subscriber to EB.

    Also, I just checked on line. If you communicated with...

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    Aimzer: You are a real pal. Anyone who has one knows how attached (no pun intended) you are to it. Thank you for posting. Hope the person who lost it or one of their friends is a subscriber to EB.

    Also, I just checked on line. If you communicated with Fitbit, if they will send you a prepaid envelope to send in the Fitbit and they will reunite it with the owner. I know that it worked when my son lost his keys with a Divvy Key on it. Maybe others have experience with Fitbit.

    Anyway, this is really nice of you and this forum is a great resource.

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52 and over fitness classes

Fit Results in South Loop is offering a 52 and over fitness class. Seems like the only place offering it in the area. Focusing on mobility, bone/muscle density, aerobic fitness and muscle endurance. Apart from all the other classes.
Great community that brings different neighborhoods together. Gold Coast, Streeterville, River North, South Loop, Loop.
Hapoy Holidays to all!

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Nov 21

Updated 3 days ago

Westward Group Climate Change Tokyo, Asia, Paris Summit: Klimatförändringar

USA-Kina flytta om klimatförändringar som är kritiska till Asien

En uppsättning rapporter av den mellanstatliga panelen för klimatförändringar (IPCC), sist som släpptes den 2 November, 2014, sätter scenen för regeringar att förnya sina ansträngningar på frågan genom ambitiösa åtaganden för ett heltäckande klimatavtal i Paris i December 2015.

Syntesen släppt den här veckan och tidigare tre volymer av rapporterna har tydligt etablerat bevis om klimatförändringar den sannolikt irreversibla skadan på kritiska ekosystem och sårbarhet för mänskliga och ekonomiska system. Det...

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USA-Kina flytta om klimatförändringar som är kritiska till Asien

En uppsättning rapporter av den mellanstatliga panelen för klimatförändringar (IPCC), sist som släpptes den 2 November, 2014, sätter scenen för regeringar att förnya sina ansträngningar på frågan genom ambitiösa åtaganden för ett heltäckande klimatavtal i Paris i December 2015.

Syntesen släppt den här veckan och tidigare tre volymer av rapporterna har tydligt etablerat bevis om klimatförändringar den sannolikt irreversibla skadan på kritiska ekosystem och sårbarhet för mänskliga och ekonomiska system. Det finns ett smalt fönster av möjligheter att minska utsläppen så att vi kan garantera temperaturstegringen stannar inom målet 2 grader Celsius (C) i slutet av detta århundrade.

I Asien och Stillahavsområdet finns det ett särskilt behov att ta itu med denna fråga. Senaste utvecklingen vinster att vändas på grund av klimatpåverkan är väl förstådda. Den andra volymen av IPCC-rapporten, effekter, anpassning och sårbarhet, släppt i mars 2014, tydligt beskrivas skadorna på de fysiska och ekonomiska systemen i vår region.

Regionen är en stora geografiska utbredning som också hem till den största populationen av världens fattiga, vilket gör det särskilt känsliga för effekterna av klimatförändringarna. Dessa effekter omfattar vattenstress, livsmedelsförsörjning, kustnära översvämningar och erosion, förde med sig risken för utrotning av terrestrial och sötvatten arter och ökad prevalens av vektorburna sjukdomar.

Anpassning till dessa är sättet att gå framåt. Men det finns gränser, som tydligt har erkänts av IPCC. Detta gör rollen som riskreducerande eller minska utsläppen av växthusgaser (GHG) central till något svar till klimatförändringarna. Så nu är IPCC tydligt erkänna komplementariteten mellan anpassning och begränsning i samband med globala hållbara utvecklingen.

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Ald. Fioretti's Adopt-A-Family Program

It’s not too late to receive the joy of giving through Alderman Fioretti's Adopt-A-Family program. Adopt-A-Family provides less fortunate families with holiday gifts that they would not otherwise be able to afford. Participating is easy. We'll match you with a family, and you can do the shopping or leave that to us.
​We plan to deliver gifts to families early next week, so time is short.
To become a sponsor, please contact Rachael at 312-263-9273 or Rachael.Hita@CityofChicago.org.

Dec 06

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South loop skate park noise

What's the point of living in an expensive building when mayor Emanuel and will burns along with the park guy kelly open a skate park so the neighbors can hear loud violent anti-women rap lyrics pounding. Messages left with cpd no response. Guess this us what mayor pay to play wants.

  • I can't believe they let that wiesel Bob O’Neill, President of The Grant Park Conservancy, convince the city take TIF money and foist the skate park in that space, which is technically not Grant Park. Their only goal is to use it to make inside money when they take it...

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    I can't believe they let that wiesel Bob O’Neill, President of The Grant Park Conservancy, convince the city take TIF money and foist the skate park in that space, which is technically not Grant Park. Their only goal is to use it to make inside money when they take it over during Lalapalooza, you watch.

    Combine this mess with the incredibly poor presentation of the headless statues, Agora, and this corner is crapola that would not be allowed near the north side of the park. (Poor organization, wasted space, No landscaping, no lighting, no seating, etc.) They should rip that shiit out and put in another formal space.

    O'Neill needs to be neutered, is this an elected position? And why is Grant Park Conservancy being allowed to represent on Museum Campus and Northerly Island issues when they are not part of Grant Park; that is not legal in sense of the park district by-laws.

  • West loop realist Teacher political operative

    That's what he talks about to gain favor with Rahm.

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Dec 12

Trash in the streets

13th Street between Michigan Ave and Wabash is such a mess with trash in the gutters and on the sidewalks. I wish people would dispose of their garbage in an appropriate manner. Aren't the businesses responsible in keeping the area in front of their building clean. The Scout does a good job but the businesses on the other side of the street need to step up. Now that winter is coming, hopefully the sidewalks will get shoveled instead of just throwing down some salt.

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Dec 11

Abuse victims struggle to navigate legal system

That’s the dilemma Nagah Ezaldein found herself in last April when she went to the courthouse at 555 W. Harrison St. while seeking a no-contact order for her sister, Nadia, who allegedly had been beaten, threatened and harassed by her ex-boyfriend.

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Dec 10

Nordstrom murder-suicide highlights limits of abuse aid

That's the dilemma Nagah Ezaldein found herself in last April when she went to the courthouse at 555 W. Harrison St. — nicknamed "The Triple Nickel" by staff — while seeking a no-contact order for her sister, Nadia, who allegedly had been beaten, threatened and harassed by her ex-boyfriend.

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...for victims. It is quite a contrast to the court's former cramped home at 13th Street and Michigan Avenue, notorious for putting victims and the accused in dangerously tight quarters...

Dec 07

Updated Dec 10

18th Street Bridge Closure

I've been looking for information on the upcoming closure of the 18th street bridge between Wentworth and Canal. Is it a full closure or just one direction? Clearly the bridge needs some attention, but closed until April 1 is going to impact already crazy congested Roosevelt and increase traffic through Chinatown. If it's a full closure, I'm thinking it must be a major safety concern. Thanks.

  • Thanks, Mark.

  • It would have been nice to wait until the road work completed on the detour routes, Roosevelt and Cermak.

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In a tragedy's aftermath, judge asks if more could have been done

That's the dilemma Nagah Ezaldein found herself in last April when she went to the courthouse at 555 W. Harrison St. — nicknamed "The Triple Nickel" by staff — while seeking a no-contact order for her sister, Nadia, who allegedly had been beaten, threatened and harassed by her ex-boyfriend.

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