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At least 2 wounded in shootings as Memorial Day weekend begins

About 5:55 p.m., a 20-year-old man was shot in the Noble Square neighborhood inthe 1100 block of North Milwaukee Avenue. He was shot in the arm, and taken in good condition to Stroger Hospital, police said.

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Earlier Friday police said a 38-year-old man was shot in the back in the Chatham neighborhood about 2:45 p.m. in the 7800 block of South Evans Avenue. He was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center where his condition was stabilzed.

    At least 2 wounded in shootings as Memorial Day weekend begins
    At least two people were wounded in shootings as the Memorial Day weekend began Friday afternoon, Chicago police said. The first shooting of the holiday weekend according to the Tribune's tally which began after 3 p.m. Friday, happened shortly after 5 p.m. in the West Pullman neighborhood.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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Judson offers Conference for the Christian Society for Kinesiology, Leisure and Sport Studies

Judson University's Exercise and Sport Science Department will host the Christian Society for Kinesiology, Leisure and Sport Studies annual conference Wednesday-Friday, June 6-8, at the Elgin campus, 1151 N. State St.

    Judson offers Conference for the Christian Society for Kinesiology, Leisure and Sport Studies
    Submitted by Judson University Judson University's Exercise and Sport Science Department will host the Christian Society for Kinesiology, Leisure and Sport Studies annual conference Wednesday-Friday, June 6-8, at the Elgin campus, 1151 N. State St. The society looks to connect professionals through faith-integration, professional development, mentoring and fellowship annually.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

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What does $1,500 rent you in the Gold Coast, today?

1435 N. Dearborn St. | Photos: Zumper

1 E. Scott St., #1107

1347 N. Dearborn St., #206

21 W. Goethe St., #17D

1430 N. Dearborn Parkway, #202

    What does $1,500 rent you in the Gold Coast, today?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in the Gold Coast? According to Walk Score, this Chicago neighborhood is extremely walkable, is convenient for biking and is a haven for transit riders. Data from rental site Zumper shows that the median rent for a one bedroom in Gold Coast is currently hovering around $1,700.
    http://abc7chicago.com

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Lunchbreak: Japanese vegetable pancakes

1438 W. Cortland (on the Chicago River)

    Lunchbreak: Japanese vegetable pancakes
    Christine McCabe, Executive Chef/Owner Interurban Boathouse 1438 W. Cortland (on the Chicago River) Chicago, IL. 60642 773-698-7739 www.interurbanchicago.com Events: Happy Hour - with $5 drinks and appetizers - is available, Monday through Friday, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday brunch with $5 Mimosas and Bloody Marys, or Monday Pizza Night with both take-and-bake and dine-in options.
    http://wgntv.com

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Jack Johnson — pardoned by Trump — fought hard against racism

...set off a tidal wave of ugly words and actions. A huge crowd gathered at North State Street and Walton Place where a figure labeled “Jackson” dangled from a telephone pole. “Nobody seemed to know who...

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Cameron had found her way to a nightclub Johnson owned at 41 W. 31st St. Writing about the bar’s opening in July 1912, a Tribune reporter observed that Chicago...

    Jack Johnson - pardoned by Trump - fought hard against racism
    On Oct. 17, 1912, a woman identified only as "Mrs. F. Cameron-Falconet" went to the Clark Street police station and, as the Tribune reported, asked the Chicago cops to rescue her daughter, 19 and white, "from the clutches of Jack Johnson, Negro heavyweight champion pugilist."
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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