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    Why Mr. Rogers Got It and Fox News Never Will!
    By now I'm sure you're aware that 2018 is the 50th anniversary of "Mister Rogers Neighborhood," broadcast nationally by PBS. The milestone has received a great deal of media coverage, a documentary on PBS - hosted by Michael Keaton, who actually worked on the show, a theatrical documentary that came out in June and Tom...
    http://www.chicagonow.com

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Oakley Ave

Is the 700 block of Oakley Ave safe?

Oct 22 2016

Updated Jun 17

blue ribbons on all trees on the 3000 block of S Throop?

Someone put blue ribbons on every street tree on the 3000 block of S. Throop. Does anyone know who did this? I'm a property owner on the block and no one asked my permission.

Jun 16

Be Careful everyone

Be Careful a lot of women is being kidnapped and killed and the elderly is being killed also

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Updated Jun 14

Merging Bridgeport Churches and Schools

Anyone have any update abouts what's going on with Bridgeport Churches and Schools merging?

  • emj1900 bp

    Catholic school system has nobody else to blame but themselves for their dwindling church and school attendance. PERIOD! They are going merge whether you agree or disagree. And it's sad that the merging schools had to suck up their money in the red... The almighty Vatican needs to suck it up.... Maybe they can open that vast vault they have their and sell off a few gold chalices... of which they have plenty...

  • Lifetime, I agree private education are expensive and many people can't afford it. But there is also a dilema where without more revenues, the schools cannot be properly funded. I know the Archdiocese expect each parish to be self sustaining but its time they make an investment and open up...

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    Lifetime, I agree private education are expensive and many people can't afford it. But there is also a dilema where without more revenues, the schools cannot be properly funded. I know the Archdiocese expect each parish to be self sustaining but its time they make an investment and open up their pocketbooks.
    In addition, St. Therese was able to increase their school enrollment with a long waiting list due to the high educational standards set. Many other Catholic schools are within a 1 or 2 mile radius from St, Therese. These other schools need to do more to reach out to the community and raise their educational standards. Their are people in the neighborhood willing to pay for a better education for their kids.

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It been a long time since I been here

Celebrate my 50th Birthday

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Updated Jun 01

Back up, city's main sewer need to be clean up

There is backing up in my place for 4 weeks already. I had two plumbers proved that there is no water flooding in the city's main sewer, which means it is clogged. I have called the city and they confirmed that the city needs to rod the main sewer. But 4 weeks passed already, they haven't done anything, just keep telling me to wait. The situation is getting worse. can you imagine how do we live in a building that has very strong smell from the backing up under such hot weather? Any good advices?

  • Wow! What a horrible situation. I am sorry that you are going through this. Have you contacted your alderman’s office? I would go in person to the office with the pictures because you’ll be less likely to get the run around. Check also with neighbors to see if anyone else has had the problem. There is strength in numbers.

    Good luck!

May 28

Updated May 31

With dim sum, Peking duck and more, here's Chicago's top 5 Chinese restaurants

Topping the list is MingHin Cuisine. Located at 2168 S. Archer Ave., the dim sum and Cantonese spot, which offers seafood and more, is the most popular Chinese restaurant in Chicago, boasting four stars out of 1,760 reviews on Yelp.

Chinatown's Chi Cafe, located at 2160 S. Archer Ave., Suite A, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the Chinese spot four stars out of 951 reviews.

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Next up is Uptown's Sun Wah Bar-B-Que, situated at 5041 N. Broadway (between Winnemac and Carmen avenues). With four stars out of 1,362 reviews on Yelp, the Hong Kong-style barbecue spot has proven to be a local favorite.

...to for traditional fare, with four stars out of 919 Yelp reviews. Head over to 857 W. Fulton Market to see for yourself.For starters, Duck Duck Goat offers a wide variety of dim...

Over in Logan Square, check out Fat Rice, which has earned four stars out of 801 reviews on Yelp. You can find this spot -- which specializes in Chinese-Portuguese fare and wine -- at 2957 W. Diversey Ave.

    With dim sum, Peking duck and more, here's Chicago's top 5 Chinese restaurants
    Craving Chinese food? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Chinese restaurants around Chicago, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fulfill your urges. Photo: abigail h./Yelp Topping the list is MingHin Cuisine. Located at 2168 S.
    http://abc7chicago.com

  • Uptown insitiution is a bit of a stretch....health code violations influence me more.

  • Jeffrey Littleton If you can't be a poet, be the poem.

    People have loved Sun Wah for decades now...it is a multi-generational family family restaurant.

    And they make the best roast duck.

    Sun Wah is doing great...Argyle is the coolest mist authentic street in Uptown!

May 30

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Cat Found

Hi. I live in the area of 29th and archer. There is a white and grey long haired cat that has been wandering the block the last month.

She now looks like a stray but answers and comes to my back porch everyday. Shes in need of some clean up and medical but it seems she belonged to someone once.

Anyone still missing a medium to long haired grey and white cat? She wanders around crying and its heartbreaking. Anyone know of a service that will pick her up?

  • Jambo neighbor

    Dear Cat Helper, Theresa and Miss Priss, THANK YOU to these ladies for watching out for animals in need! You are LOVED for this!

  • MissPriss, thank you so much for helping this kitty. Having a tender heart for animals is a gift...and you are using your gift well. Many, many blessings to you!

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  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    INSTALLATION OF NEW TECHNOLOGY ANTENNAS & EQUIPMENT ON EXISTING CELLULAR SITE T-MOBILE CH10048B / WIGDAHL JOB # 102-32254

    2220 S. Princeton Ave. Issued May 21, 2018 Comment

May 20

McKinley Dog Park Committee @ MP Farmers Market Again This Summer!

The McKinley Park Farmers Market is soon to be open for the summer! June 3rd marks the opening day for the market that hosts live music at noon. The project manager has worked hard to secure more vendors and a longer season. We hope you enjoy!

The McKinley Dog Park Committee will once again have a booth and hope to see you there! We will be selling the following items: t shirts, tennis balls, canvas bags, paw balm, dog treats, etc. All funds contributed to the future McKinley Dog Park. If you're unfamiliar with our efforts please visit mckinleydogpark.org

If you have any questions please reach out to mckinleydogpark@gmail.com

    McKinley Dog Park
    Official Page for the McKinley Dog Park Committee
    http://mckinleydogpark.org

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