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Center Scraps Plan to Put Ex-Offenders Through Drug Rehab Near School

He added that the average stay for a residential patient is between 30 to 40 days and Southwood, 5701 S. Wood St., sees between 70 to 75 outpatients daily.

However, some parents at Henderson, 5650 S. Wolcott Ave., said while they understand drug rehab programs are needed, facilities should be located in more remote areas and not in residential neighborhoods.

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  • CICS Basil reviewed by a parent

    My daughter been going here for 3 years and the only thing I don't like about the school is the lack of school books..

    CICS Basil (1816 W. Garfield Blvd.) Published on GreatSchools October 17, 2014

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Englewood Residents And Parents Want Drug Rehab Facility Moved

The community meeting runs from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at Henderson Elementary, 5650 S. Wolcott Ave., which is two blocks away from Southwood Interventions, 5701 S. Woods St., a substance abuse treatment center.

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We're breaking the cycle of poverty!

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15th Ward residents and those throughout Chicago are encouraged to attend a job training registration event hosted by 15th Ward Committeeman Raymond Lopez in conjunction with the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Chicago's Community Kitchens will be onsite at three (3) 15th Ward locations to register applicants.

October 15 | West Englewood | 1650 W. 63rd Street
October 16 | Back of the Yards | 4521 S. Ashland Avenue

All events are scheduled...

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15th Ward residents and those throughout Chicago are encouraged to attend a job training registration event hosted by 15th Ward Committeeman Raymond Lopez in conjunction with the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Chicago's Community Kitchens will be onsite at three (3) 15th Ward locations to register applicants.

October 15 | West Englewood | 1650 W. 63rd Street
October 16 | Back of the Yards | 4521 S. Ashland Avenue

All events are scheduled from 10 AM - 2 PM.

AM I ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE?
To be admitted to the program applicants must:
- Want a job
- Have a positive, can-do attitude
- Be available Monday through Friday, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the 14 weeks of the program
- Be either unemployed or underemployed
- Be at least 18 years of age
- Be eligible to work in the United States
- Have a high-school diploma or G.E.D.
- Be drug free and able to pass a drug test
- Have a valid Government I.D.
- Be a resident of Cook County
- Be able to withstand a physical work environment

Students receive:
-Hands-on experience in a state-of- the-art industrial kitchen
-Employment and life skills classes
-ServSafe® sanitation course
-Transportation assistance
-Professional resume and letter of recommendation
-Two-week unpaid internship in a commercial kitchen
-Job placement assistance
-Breakfast and lunch for the duration of the training period

Training will be held at the Greater Chicago Food Depository | 4100 W. Ann Lurie Place, Chicago, IL 60632

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We're breaking the cycle of poverty!

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15th Ward residents and those throughout Chicago are encouraged to attend a job training registration event hosted by 15th Ward Committeeman Raymond Lopez in conjunction with the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Chicago's Community Kitchens will be onsite at three (3) 15th Ward locations to register applicants.

AM I ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE?
To be admitted to the program applicants must:
- Want a job
- Have a positive, can-do attitude
- Be available...

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15th Ward residents and those throughout Chicago are encouraged to attend a job training registration event hosted by 15th Ward Committeeman Raymond Lopez in conjunction with the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Chicago's Community Kitchens will be onsite at three (3) 15th Ward locations to register applicants.

AM I ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE?
To be admitted to the program applicants must:
- Want a job
- Have a positive, can-do attitude
- Be available Monday through Friday, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the 14 weeks of the program
- Be either unemployed or underemployed
- Be at least 18 years of age
- Be eligible to work in the United States
- Have a high-school diploma or G.E.D.
- Be drug free and able to pass a drug test
- Have a valid Government I.D.
- Be a resident of Cook County
- Be able to withstand a physical work environment

Students receive:
-Hands-on experience in a state-of- the-art industrial kitchen
-Employment and life skills classes
-ServSafe® sanitation course
-Transportation assistance
-Professional resume and letter of recommendation
-Two-week unpaid internship in a commercial kitchen
-Job placement assistance
-Breakfast and lunch for the duration of the training period

Training will be held at the Greater Chicago Food Depository | 4100 W. Ann Lurie Place, Chicago, IL 60632

  • Hugo Orejel Executive Director - 15th Ward Democratic Org

    As opposed to spreading the word, and informing others who can truly benefit from this amazing opportunity to find meaningful employment you always want to bring us down. Not today, sir, not today.

  • Ay Carrumba!

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West Englewood man charged with carjacking, murder

Paget, of the 5700 block of South Damen Street, is facing felony counts of murder, armed robbery and aggravated vehicular hijacking, police said in a statement. Police are still searching for the second gunman.

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About 10:20 p.m. on May 27, Pyron was inside a Ford Expedition in the 2300 block of West 80th Street when Paget and another person shot him and then fled in his SUV, police said.

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Geno Paget charged in Ashburn fatal shooting, carjacking

...Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead. Paget, of the 5700-block of South Damen Street, was arrested after he was identified as one of the offenders. He was charged with...

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...in his black Ford Expedition around 10:30 p.m. on May 27 in the 2300-block of West 80th Street when two people approached his vehicle. Police said the 21-year-old man was shot...

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