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Nov 28

Updated 3 days ago

Thinking about Moving to 60616

Hi friends...we are thinking about moving from over the river to south of the river....seems like a great - upcoming area. A new Marriott Marquis just went up, a Hilton is in process - and I hope that a grocery, walgreens, etc. are on their way.

Any hints or pointers those of you who live in the area can offer. We don't have a car....so, public transit, walking are our primary modes of getting around....

  • Judy Happy Chicago Resident!

    Thank you all for your thoughtful responses....60616 here we come!

  • Hi Judy, my wife and I live in 60605 and work in 60616 often. We would be happy to help you find the right place to live. Please shoot me an email at marcus@marlenproperties.com so that we can help you accomplish your goal :)

3 days ago

Neli Vazquez Rowland Announces Run for Congress

Neli Vazquez Rowland is running for Congress. She has 20 years of experience in helping homeless - including homeless VETS - so - please share this because we need more WOMEN in Congress. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vu3VpI8nyMo

    Contact us: Campaign@neli4congress.com

Dec 06

Updated 4 days ago

Found Cat

I found this black cat (male) last night. Please send me if you think it's yours

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5 days ago

Henry Louis Gates Jr. on his never-ending quest to excavate African-American history

...free. By 1896, so many of the rights ensured by the Reconstruction amendments — the 13th, 14th and 15th — had been rolled back. I want to make this film as a cautionary tale to...

    Henry Louis Gates Jr. on his never-ending quest to excavate African-American history
    Pioneering feminist Anna J. Cooper once wrote, "black people have to stop imitating white people and white culture." She went on to say that black Americans in 1893 had to find their own voice, the roots of which are buried in the literature, mythology and folktales and music created by their enslaved ancestors.

Dec 05

Updated 6 days ago

Cops: Man Robbed 3 Businesses With Knife Across City In One Morning

Sheppard, a South Loop resident, was arrested about 3:10 p.m. on Nov. 28 in the 1300 block of South Canal, police said.

This article has 1 other Chicago location (Show)

About 25 minutes later, Sheppard entered a store in the 3300 block of North Ashland with the knife and announced another robbery, police said.

    Cops: Man Robbed 3 Businesses With Knife Across City In One Morning
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A South Loop man has been charged with robbing three businesses at knifepoint across the city in one morning. Deantonio Sheppard, 46, faces three felony counts of armed robbery, according to Chicago Police and Cook County sheriff's records. Police spelled his name Antonio D. Sheppard.

  • mute is definitely a classist! that is for sure.

  • Mute Mute Me

    Im happy to find another woman on here who doesnt scream" make me a victim" by what they post on eb. And in east lakeview of all places! There may be hope for that area!

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Dec 05

Arrest Made In Vitamin Shop, Dry Cleaner Robberies

...25. Sheppard | Chicago Police Dept Antonio Sheppard, 46, was arrested last Tuesday afternoon in the 1300 block of South Canal after he allegedly robbed a nearby convenience store. Police say video surveillance shows Sheppard entered...

    Arrest Made In Vitamin Shop, Dry Cleaner Robberies
    Detectives have arrested a West Loop man who they say robbed a Lakeview vitamin store and an Old Town dry cleaner on November 25. Antonio Sheppard, 46, was arrested last Tuesday afternoon in the 1300 block of South Canal after he allegedly robbed a nearby convenience store.

Dec 05

Dec 04

GSLA Neighborhood Paint Night!

GSLA Neighborhood Paint Night!

    GSLA Neighborhood Paint Night! - Greater South Loop Association
    We recently hosted a Neighborhood Paint Night at Bottle & Bottega as a fun holiday event and fundraiser for our organization. We really appreciate all who came out to support the GSLA and spend a fun evening in the neighborhood. The GSLA would like to extend an extra special thanks to Lakeside Bank for their sponsorship of this event and...

Dec 04

Chuck Zeiler posted 1 photo to Flickr:

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trainphotoz posted 2 photos to Flickr:

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Nov 30

    Former Priest Daniel McCormack Still A Sexually Violent Person, Judge Rules
    COOK COUNTY CRIMINAL COURTHOUSE - Disgraced former Catholic priest Daniel McCormack could have to stay behind bars indefinitely after a judge Friday ruled he remains a sexually violent person. "I have to say Mr. McCormack ...

Nov 28

Updated Nov 30

Cleaning Person--Bridgeport area of Chicago

Hello Neighbors,

Looking for a reliable cleaning person for our home, every 2 weeks with a strong work ethic and professional. Any suggestions much appreciated.

Thank you!

  • I live in Bridgeport and cleaned for an air b n b for about 1 year contact me betzyg25372@gmail.com

  • Hello Maya,

    I have a FANTASTIC cleaning lady. Feel free to message me (gspags@gmail.com) and I'll provide contact info.


  • Hi, Maya!

    I can recommend my cleaning person. She comes with references, background check, is very professional and cleans like nobody's business. You can email me for her number nathalyschool@gmail.com

    Best of luck!


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Nov 28

Updated Nov 29

vote davis out of office

we dont need danny davis in office anymore eliminating the tax breaks for education. davis is out of touch.


    News-Gazette ... [US Rep. Rodney Davis], whose congressional district includes the University of Illinois, three other public universities, four private universities or colleges and several community college districts, said he was "cautiously optimistic" the tax break would be retained. I think the total number of universities and colleges in Davis' district is 13.

Nov 29

Aug 21

Updated Nov 28

Loud Motorbike Racing Over East Pilsen

Motorcycles, some easily reaching speeds over 100mph, race on Dan Ryan Expy with impunity. Nightly, between midnight and 4am, motorcycles speed South of Roosevelt to God-knows-where. I never hear a siren give chase. What gives? Where's the State Police? You could easily make a few thousand in fines for empty state coffers.
Loudest is Ryan over Canalport @2am. Your help will be appreciated.

  • Noel Siwel , hey BUDDY The DAY is Friday Oct 22 / the TIME is 6:30 AM / the PLACE is in Pilsen

  • Noel Siwel, hey BUDDY The DAY is Tuesday Nov 28 / the TIME 10:52 PM / the PLACE is in Pilsen

Nov 22

Updated Nov 27

Racial Wafts

There are no less than 8 mentions of an attack by 4 black youth on 1 white man on south Michigan Monday night.
Yes, a problem exists. Always has.
But I don't recall Lequan McDonald getting this much press when he was murdered (prior to video release).
Every single news outlet posted their take, and the underlying theme in most is "Oh, no. Not in my playground. Call the National Guard." Please.

Happy Thanksgiving.

Nov 26

Nov 26

trainphotoz posted 1 photo to Flickr:

Nov 24

trainphotoz posted 2 photos to Flickr:

Nov 23

Nov 21

FREE FURNITURE - you pick up

Leather couch - bar stool - free - you pick up. If interested send an email to dublu51@gmail.com.

Nov 21

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Nov 19

CHS History | Thanksgiving snow, 13th/Olive murder, B&O RIP

Man killed with axe near 15th and Union

    CHS History | Thanksgiving snow, 13th/Olive murder, B&O RIP
    Here are the top stories from this week in CHS history: 2016 Share:TwitterFacebookRedditEmail

Nov 16

Updated Nov 18

Found large male tabby boy cat very loving and missing his home.

Found in southeast Pilsen near Cermak and Morgan 11/14/17.

Contact me for details

  • What a precious little face! Seems to be a bot frightened though. Hope he can be reunited with his people soon. In the interim, thank you for helping him. Many, many blessings to you!

Nov 17

Nov 15

    Protect Rental Property Assets with an LLC
    Real Estate has always been considered a safe investment since the supply is finite and the demand grows with the population. Even though we have seen some swings in the real estate market over the past decade, the theory still is held true by many.


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