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What do you love about your neighborhood?

Its proximity to great neighborhoods; its potential to be a great neighborhood again

Favorite neighborhood restaurants

Amitabul; Cafe Marbella; Central Kitchen & Tap; Chicken & Taco Place; La Pasadita Express; Little Spain (closed); Mama's Old Recipe Mexican Restaurant; Moy Lee; Pasta d'Arte; Pier 5736 (closed); Pierogi Inn (closed); Pita Bite; Taqueria La Estrella

Favorite neighborhood businesses

Cafe Soroni; City News; Fischman Liquors & Tavern; The Gift Theatre Company; H&B True Value; Lilac Treatment Centers; Paterno/Foremost; Sicilia Bakery

Community interests

Clean public spaces; curbside recycling; local farmers market; fewer vacant lots; more thriving businesses; zero tolerance of street gang activity

Due to poor reporting, this item has been posted under Jefferson Park and Portage Park. I thought residents of the area actually affected by the majority of these attacks would like to see it as well. http://www.wgntv.com/news/local/breaking/chi-police-warn-of-robberies-in-jefferson-park-neighborhood-20120229,0,4145074.story?track=rss

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    This custom location follows the approximate path of the CTA Blue Line with about half-mile margins on each side.