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Police: Shots fired at Cermak-McCormick Place CTA station during attempted robbery

A conductor on a northbound Green Line train heard gunshots while stopped at the station at 12 East Cermak Road just after 5:50 a.m., according to police and CTA. 

    Police: Shots fired at Cermak-McCormick Place CTA station during attempted robbery
    Shots were fired when two men tried robbing passengers on a Green Line train at the Cermak-McCormick Place station in the South Loop early Sunday, authorities said. No one was hurt, and two people were taken into custody for questioning, Chicago police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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  • Permit issued for easy permit process

    REPLACE EXISTING (16)WINDOWS AND (12)DOORS, CERAMIC TILES AND 1,000(SF) OF DRYWALL. ALL WORK SAME AS EXISTING; NO STRUCTURAL WORK; SUBJECT TO FIELD INSPECTIONS;

    3354 S. Union Ave. Issued November 16, 2017 Comment

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  • Jane Addams High School reviewed by a parent

    I have no complaints about this school. It's a smaller school ad there is less drama. I believe the teachers are great and my daughters are picking up on their grades.

    Jane Addams High School (1814 S Union Ave) Published on GreatSchools November 16, 2017 Comment

2 days ago

5 buzzworthy topics people will be talking about this weekend

Chance the Rapper performs during a Community Event that is part of the Obama Summit at Wintrust Arena at 200 E. Cermak Rd. in Chicago on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017.

    5 buzzworthy topics people will be talking about this weekend
    Quick! Think of something interesting to say at dinner Friday night. If nothing's coming to you, here are your conversation starters for the weekend. Citizen Chance Chance the Rapper's involvement in the community is nothing new, but his most recent venture in improving life in Chicago brought him to a city council meeting where he spoke against the development of a police academy on the West Side.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

2 days ago

Men in skeleton masks linked to 5 Bronzeville robberies

The first was reported in the 2500 block of South Calumet Street on Oct. 23 about 9:30 p.m., police said. 

Another robbery happened in the 2800 block of South Michigan Avenue about 2 a.m. on Nov. 11. The last reported robbery happened in the 2400 block of South Wabash Avenue about 8:50 p.m., police said. 

Another robbery happened in the 2800 block of South Michigan Avenue about 2 a.m. on Nov. 11. The last reported robbery happened in the 2400 block of South Wabash Avenue about 8:50 p.m., police said. 

    Men in skeleton masks linked to 5 Bronzeville robberies
    Men in skeleton masks have committed 5 armed robberies in the Bronzeville neighborhood in October and November, Chicago police said in a community alert.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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