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On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Alderman Cardenas ...

On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Alderman Cardenas hosted a job fair at the McKinley Park Library located at 1915 W 35th St. At this event, residents from the 12th Ward and beyond met with 13 local companies regarding their job openings. Many of these residents, which included teenagers and seniors, were able to complete job applications on the spot. This job fair is part of an ongoing effort by Alderman Cardenas to spur economic development by connecting Ward residents with good-paying local jobs.

    Alderman George A. Cardenas
    On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Alderman Cardenas hosted a job fair at the McKinley Park Library located at 1915 W 35th St. At this event, residents from the 12th Ward and beyond met with 13 local...
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1 dead, 9 wounded in shootings in Chicago

A 31-year-old man was shot twice in the upper thigh around 3:35 p.m. in the 2500 block of South Troy Street in the Little Village neighborhood on the West Side. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.

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Officers search the street and grass after a 43-year-old man was shot and killed on May 17, 2018 in the 6900 block of South Sangamon Street.

Also in Englewood, an 18-year-old man was shot in the arm and leg around 11 p.m. Wednesday. He was sitting in a vehicle in the 5700 block of South Peoria Street when the shooter came out of a gangway and fired at him, police said.

On the Far Northside, a 25-year-old man was shot in the lower back around 10:05 p.m. in the West Rogers Park neighborhood. He was a passenger in a vehicle in the 6300 block of North Mozart Street when someone fired at him from a passing red minivan, police said.

Earlier, a 19-year-old man was shot in the hand and bicep around 9:10 p.m. in the 10500 block of South Yates Avenue in the Trumbull Park neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said.

In a double shooting, two men were injured just before 8 p.m. in the 1400 block of North Spaulding Avenue in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side.

About 15 minutes earlier on the South Side, a 36-year-old woman was shot in the arm around 7:40 p.m. in the 1800 block of West 87th Street in the Gresham neighborhood, police said.

Around 7:35 p.m., a 25-year-old man was shot in the knee after hearing gunshots in the 6700 block of South East End Avenue in the South Side’s South Shore neighborhood, police said.

...on the Far North Side, police said. The man was on foot outside in the 5700 block of North Campbell Avenue when he was shot in the stomach by an unknown shooter. He was taken to...

    1 dead, 9 wounded in shootings in Chicago
    One man was killed and nine other people were wounded in about 14 hours in Chicago on Wednesday and early Thursday, according to police. A 43-year-old man was found just before 1 a.m. Thursday laying dead on the sidewalk in the 6900 block of South Sangamon Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, Chicago police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

  • RAKARWOWSKI RETIRED CITY WORKER, CLEANING UP HUMBOLDT PARK

    In Humboldt Park, A drive by occurred at 1200 N Kedzie a few days ago in the early afternoon. No one shot so CPD did nothing. This starts the yearly event of gangs violence that returns and pikes around Fathers Day. Be Safe everyone. Holding my breath until after Fathers Day when the violence drops but is still at unacceptable levels.

  • DHR

    Any details about the shooting on the 5700 block of campbell?

11 hours ago

Alderman Cardenas Office Provides Health Care...

Alderman Cardenas Office Provides Health Care Support Alderman Cardenas, Chair of the Committee on Health and Environmental Protection, is expanding health care coverage support for 12th ward residents. Every Thursday from 9 am until Noon, the Midwest Asian Health Association will assist Mandarin and Chinese speaking residents enroll in and navigate Medicaid, Obamacare, and other health plans. For an appointment call Kelly Zhen at the MAHA office, 312-225-8659 or 312-225-6806. Alivio Medical Center assists Spanish and English speaking residents with the same processes every Monday from 9 am until Noon. Please call Lydia for appointments at 312-743-0493. All appointments and support occur in the Alderman's office at 3476 S. Archer. Please call the 12th Ward service office with questions at 773-523-8250.

    Alderman George A. Cardenas
    Alderman Cardenas Office Provides Health Care Support Alderman Cardenas, Chair of the Committee on Health and Environmental Protection, is expanding health care coverage support for 12th ward...
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Alderman Cardenas Collaborates with Local Bus...

Alderman Cardenas Collaborates with Local Businesses for Jobs As the 12th Ward business community grows Alderman Cardenas insists that local residents have a preference in the hiring process. A plethora of jobs are available from truck driver to engineers to line managers. Please go to the following business websites and addresses to apply for local jobs: New Star Lighting http://newstarlighting.com/ 2225 W. Pershing Rd. Chicago, IL 60609 MAT Construction 4450 S. Morgan Chicago, IL 60609 Gold Standard Bakery http://www.gsbaking.com/home.html 3700 S. Kedzie Chicago, IL 60609 Chicago ADA Paratransit (Coming soon to 43rd and Damen) is looking for drivers. Apply on their website: https://www.cookdupagetransportation.com/work-us/employment-opportunities/.

    Luminaires | Newstar Lighting
    New Star Lighting, a division of 555 International, has been a leading manufacturer of quality driven luminaires for over 25 years.
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  • Cricut for the Arts!

    Mrs. Rivera is asking for $393.52:
    My students need a Cricut Explore Air 2 Machine to create art projects for the classroom.
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On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Alderman Cardenas ...

On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Alderman Cardenas hosted a job fair at the McKinley Park Library located at 1915 W 35th St. At this event, residents from the 12th Ward and beyond met with 13 local companies regarding their job openings. Many of these residents, which included teenagers and seniors, were able to complete job applications on the spot. This job fair is part of an ongoing effort by Alderman Cardenas to spur economic development by connecting Ward residents with good-paying local jobs.

    Alderman George A. Cardenas
    On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Alderman Cardenas hosted a job fair at the McKinley Park Library located at 1915 W 35th St. At this event, residents from the 12th Ward and beyond met with 13 local...
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Alderman Cardenas Office Provides Health Care...

Alderman Cardenas Office Provides Health Care Support Alderman Cardenas, Chair of the Committee on Health and Environmental Protection, is expanding health care coverage support for 12th ward residents. Every Thursday from 9 am until Noon, the Midwest Asian Health Association will assist Mandarin and Chinese speaking residents enroll in and navigate Medicaid, Obamacare, and other health plans. For an appointment call Kelly Zhen at the MAHA office, 312-225-8659 or 312-225-6806. Alivio Medical Center assists Spanish and English speaking residents with the same processes every Monday from 9 am until Noon. Please call Lydia for appointments at 312-743-0493. All appointments and support occur in the Alderman's office at 3476 S. Archer. Please call the 12th Ward service office with questions at 773-523-8250.

    Alderman George A. Cardenas
    Alderman Cardenas Office Provides Health Care Support Alderman Cardenas, Chair of the Committee on Health and Environmental Protection, is expanding health care coverage support for 12th ward...
    https://www.facebook.com

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Chicago Horror and Sci-Fi Events in May

GHOST STORIES - (May 18th & 19th at 11:45pm) Horror anthology of 3 strange tales that are cases a skeptic plans to debunk. The Music Box Theatre, 3733 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613.

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2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY [70mm] - (May 18th-29th) 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick's epic film. Times vary. The Music Box Theatre, 3733 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613.

...before the contagion spreads. Doc Films, Max Palevsky Cinema, Ida Noyes Hall, University of Chicago, 1212 E. 59th St., Chicago, IL 60637...

LABYRINTH - (May 18th-21st) On May 18th, kick off the screening by dressing up for the David Bowie costume party at 8pm and win tickets to Pitchfork! Logan Theatre, 2646 N. Milwaukee, Chicago, IL 60647. Also: A Quiet Place, Deadpool 2, Avengers: Infinity War, Life of the Party.

Music Box Theatre's Outdoor Summer Movie Series - (May 16th-Sept. 19th) See classics like Raiders of the Lost Ark, Home Alone, Back to the Future, Twister, and more on Wednesdays. Gates open at 6pm. Movies at 7:30pm. Free. Gallagher Way, 3637 N. Clark, Chicago, IL 60613.

TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID - (May 18th & 20th) The Chicago Cinema Society and Chicago Filmmakers host this film (aka Vuelven) adored by both Guillermo del Toro and Stephen King this Friday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 7pm. Chicago Filmmakers, 5720 N. Ridge Avenue, Chicago, IL. $10.

CATS, BATS, RATS, AND ROSES: Films for Spring Fever - (May 25th at 7pm) Weird, funny short film showcase. 16mm and digital formats. Film Studies Center. Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E. 60th St., Chicago, IL. (Free.)

...s Stone, Spider-Man, E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial, and more. Harris Theater, Millennium Park, 205 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL...

...power of creation and destruction. Lookingglass Theatre presents this production at Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan, Chicago, IL. (As of today, tickets haven't shown up on the calendar yet...

...the past, soon realizing that time is no longer on their side. The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60622...

Hitch*Cocktails - (Fridays at 10pm) Alfred Hitchcock-themed improv skits based on audience suggestions. Live jazz band, parlor games. Actors must drink as the plot thickens. The Annoyance Theatre & Bar, 851 W. Belmont, Chicago, IL 60657. Runs through May 25th, 2018.

...your eager eyes on the splendid beauty of decay. Art Institute of Chicago, Gallery 273, 111 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL...

The Science Behind Pixar - (Opens May 24th) Learn about the science and technology behind the wonderful films Pixar creates. All ages. Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60637.

Angel Onofre Solo Art Show - (through June 17th) Opening reception May 24th from 5pm-7pm. Visit the weird, wild world of artist Angel Onofre's imagination! Blick Art Materials, 42 S. State St., Chicago, IL 60603.

...much more. The SNL exhibit is also stationed in the building. Museum of Broadcast Communications, 360 N. State, Chicago, IL 60654...

...of violence in video game history, ranging from beautiful to excessive. Video Game Art Gallery, 2418 W. Bloomingdale #102, Chicago, IL 60647. Regular hours: Wednesdays 5pm-8pm; Sundays noon-5pm or call by...

...ve explored ideas and dreams regarding society's relationships with technology. Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60601...

Bucket O' Blood Books & Records - Join Bucket O' Blood for a choice of free events happening all month long. Bucket O' Blood Books & Records, 3182 N. Elston, Chicago, IL 60618. BYOB. 21+.

Bad Axe Throwing - (Days/times vary) You know you want to... Group rates apply or just do a walk-in for $20/hr. Bad Axe Chicago, 2828 N. Clark (Atrium Level), Chicago, IL. (888) 435-0001.

Trapped in a Room with a Zombie - Room Escape adventures where guests must figure out clues and puzzles to escape a room they share with a snarling, chained-up zombie. Ages 14+ or must have parent. Fine Arts Building, 408 S. Michigan, Chicago, IL 60605.

Released and Abandoned: VHS Trailer-a-Rama - (May 30th at 8pm) Comfort Station Logan Square, 2579 N. Milwaukee, Chicago, IL.

Chicago Underground Film Festival - (June 6th-10th) CUFF returns to Chicago! 2558 W. 16th, Stage 18, Chicago, IL 60608.

    Chicago Horror and Sci-Fi Events in May
    I will be on vacation today through next weekend, so the events list is filled with screenings, horror plays, exhibits, and more genre fun going on throughout the rest of the month of May. The list is as comprehensive as it can be right now, but venues could be adding more films next week.
    http://www.chicagonow.com

2 days ago

Alderman Cardenas Collaborates with Local Bus...

Alderman Cardenas Collaborates with Local Businesses for Jobs As the 12th Ward business community grows Alderman Cardenas insists that local residents have a preference in the hiring process. A plethora of jobs are available from truck driver to engineers to line managers. Please go to the following business websites and addresses to apply for local jobs: New Star Lighting http://newstarlighting.com/ 2225 W. Pershing Rd. Chicago, IL 60609 MAT Construction 4450 S. Morgan Chicago, IL 60609 Gold Standard Bakery http://www.gsbaking.com/home.html 3700 S. Kedzie Chicago, IL 60609 Lindahl Brothers Truck drivers and more Apply at this link: http://www.lindahlbros.com/employ.html Chicago ADA Paratransit (Coming soon to 43rd and Damen) is looking for drivers. Apply on their website: https://www.cookdupagetransportation.com/work-us/employment-opportunities/.

    Luminaires | Newstar Lighting
    New Star Lighting, a division of 555 International, has been a leading manufacturer of quality driven luminaires for over 25 years.
    http://newstarlighting.com

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  • Pass, Set, and Hit at Home

    Mrs. Moorman is asking for $821.56:
    My students need to have volleyballs to practice with during the season. As a school that has students coming from at least 14 different schools, we need our students practicing volleyball off the court.
    Back of the Yards IB High School Comment

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Alderman Cardenas Office Provides Health Care...

Alderman Cardenas Office Provides Health Care Support Alderman Cardenas, Chair of the Committee on Health and Environmental Protection, is expanding health care coverage support for 12th ward residents. Every Thursday from 9 am until Noon, the Midwest Asian Health Association will assist Mandarin and Chinese speaking residents enroll in and navigate Medicaid, Obamacare, and other health plans. For an appointment call Kelly Zhen at the MAHA office, 312-225-8659 or 312-225-6806. Alivio Medical Center assists Spanish and English speaking residents with the same processes every Monday from 9 am until Noon. Please call Lydia for appointments at 312-743-0493. All appointments and support occur in the Alderman's office at 3476 S. Archer. Please call the 12th Ward service office with questions at 773-523-8250.

    Alderman George A. Cardenas
    Alderman Cardenas Office Provides Health Care Support Alderman Cardenas, Chair of the Committee on Health and Environmental Protection, is expanding health care coverage support for 12th ward...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Alderman Cardenas Collaborates with Local Bus...

Alderman Cardenas Collaborates with Local Businesses for Jobs As the 12th Ward business community grows Alderman Cardenas insists that local residents have a preference in the hiring process. A plethora of jobs are available from truck driver to engineers to line managers. Please go to the following business websites and addresses to apply for local jobs: New Star Lighting http://newstarlighting.com/ 2225 W. Pershing Rd. Chicago, IL 60609 MAT Construction 4450 S. Morgan Chicago, IL 60609 Gold Standard Bakery http://www.gsbaking.com/home.html 3700 S. Kedzie Chicago, IL 60609 Lindahl Brothers Truck drivers and more Apply at this link: http://www.lindahlbros.com/employ.html Chicago ADA Paratransit (Coming soon to 43rd and Damen) is looking for drivers. Apply on their website: https://www.cookdupagetransportation.com/work-us/employment-opportunities/.

    Luminaires | Newstar Lighting
    New Star Lighting, a division of 555 International, has been a leading manufacturer of quality driven luminaires for over 25 years.
    http://newstarlighting.com

3 days ago

Taste of Chicago: Food and restaurant line-up for 2018

4171 S. Archer Ave.

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4156 N. Kedzie Ave.

1217 W. Devon Ave.

2100 W. Belmont Ave.

1535 W. Madison St.

8734 S. Stony Island Ave.

613 N. McClurg Ct.

2034 W. Division St.

300 W 26th St.

816 W. Fullerton Ave.

2214 S. Wolcott Ave.

2373 S. Archer Ave.

939 W. 18th St.

2301 S. Lake Shore Drive

623 S. Wabash Ave.

2518 W. 63rd St.

225 S. Canal St

4623 N. Broadway

2101 W. Chicago Ave.

3221 W. Armitage Ave.

805 S. State St.

9233 S. Western Ave.

1758 W. Grand Ave.

252 W. 26th St.

11 E. Illinois St.

210 E. Illinois St.

6701 W. Forest Preserve Dr.

238 W. 33rd St.

1014 W. Taylor St.

1059 W. Belmont Ave.

6232 N. Broadway

1247 S. Western Ave.

7100 S. South Shore Dr. 

3313 N. Clark St.

307 W. Lake St. 

75 E. Lake St.

2770 N. Milwaukee Ave.

5033 N. Elston Ave.

1251 W. Fullerton Ave.

436 E. 79th St.

135 S. LaSalle St.

1140 W. Madison St.

1623 N. Milwaukee Ave.

738 N. Clark St.

5039 N. Broadway

1148 W. Monroe St.

131 N. Clinton St. 

    Taste of Chicago: Food and restaurant line-up for 2018
    Taste 2018 includes 26 NEW vendors representing a 63% increase from 2017 Sandwich King Jeff Mauro and Mayor Rahm Emanuel went one on one yesterday at the press conference announcing the lineup of restaurants and food trucks that will participate at the 38th Annual Taste of Chicago - the world's largest free food festival - this July 11-15 in Grant...
    http://www.chicagonow.com

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