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  • STEAMing Toward Our Best Selves

    Mrs. Rudnicki Samson is asking for $869.98:
    My students need a makers space cart to help us STOP, COLLABORATE, and MAKE IT integrating Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math.
    Seward Communctn Arts Academy Comment

2 days ago

2 days ago

  • Everyone Deserves to Be Heard

    Mrs. Rudnicki Samson is asking for $300.71:
    I need a qball microphone to use as a talking piece to help teachers practice trust circles as we develop a schoolwide focus on mindfulness and school culture.
    Seward Communctn Arts Academy Comment

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  • Flexible Seating!

    Mrs. C. is asking for $1401.32:
    My students need more choices and control over their lives. Laptop desk, bean bags, cushions, tables will assist in helping them feel more comfortable.
    Seward Communctn Arts Academy Comment
  • Help Us Make Lasting Memories in Pre-K

    Ms. C. is asking for $311.12:
    My students need pillow cases, multicolored stamps, shrinky dink paper, and tee shirt transfer paper.
    Agustin Lara Elementary Academy Comment

5 days ago

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6 days ago

  • Ambiance Is Everything

    Mrs. Rudnicki Samson is asking for $186.06:
    My students need fluorescent light filters and lap desks to create a more welcoming classroom environment.
    Seward Communctn Arts Academy Comment

May 13

May 13

  • Our Favorite Author Is Dav Pilkey

    Mrs. Rudnicki Samson is asking for $211.39:
    My students need some of their favorite Dav Pilkey books. My most reluctant readers have voted Dav Pilkey as their favorite and I cannot keep them on the shelf.
    Seward Communctn Arts Academy Comment

May 12

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May 09

ATF agent shot in line of duty out of hospital, officials say

Three separate cameras captured the shooting and a person who matches Godinez’s description fleeing the scene, federal prosecutors said. Police found shell casings in the 4300 block of South Hermitage Avenue.

Local and federal police searched homes and executed multiple search warrants Friday near the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue. Authorities continued to sweep the neighborhood Saturday in armored tactical vehicles with guns drawn.

    ATF agent shot in line of duty out of hospital, officials say
    CHICAGO -- An ATF agent who was shot in the line of duty last week in Back of the Yards is out of the hospital, officials said. ATF officials said on Twitter that they wanted to thank the staff at Stroger Hospital for the excellent medical care.
    http://wgntv.com

May 08

Suspect Arrested in Shooting of ATF Agent: Sources

The shooting took place at around 3:18 a.m. Friday in the 4500 block of South Hermitage in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood.

    Suspect Arrested in Shooting of ATF Agent: Sources
    A suspect was taken into custody Tuesday in connection with Friday's shooting of a federal agent on Chicago's South Side, according to multiple law enforcement sources.
    https://www.nbcchicago.com

May 08

Suspect arrested in shooting of ATF agent in Back of the Yards

Local and federal police searched homes and executed multiple search warrants Friday near the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue. Authorities continued to sweep the neighborhood Saturday in armored tactical vehicles with guns drawn.

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A court hearing is slated for 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Dirksen Federal Building, 219 S. Dearborn St., before Judge Maria Valdez. A full complaint will be available after the hearing.

    Suspect arrested in shooting of ATF agent in Back of the Yards
    CHICAGO - At least one suspect is in custody in the shooting of an ATF agent in Back of the Yards last week, federal prosecutors confirmed Tuesday. A court hearing is slated for 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Dirksen Federal Building, 219 S. Dearborn St., before Judge Maria Valdez.
    http://wgntv.com

May 08

  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    TEMPORARY WIRING FOR CARNIVAL RIDES ONLY ASSOCIATED WITH ALL AROUND AMUSEMENT AT EVENT TAKING PLACE AT 1751 W. 47TH STREET, JUNE 8 THROUGH JUNE 1ST, 2018.

    1751 W. 47th St. Issued May 6, 2018 Comment

May 07

Chicago police Supt. Johnson confident they’ll find gunman who shot ATF agent

Police executed warrants Friday afternoon near the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue. Authorities continued to sweep the neighborhood Saturday in armored tactical vehicles with guns drawn.

    Chicago police Supt. Johnson confident they'll find gunman who shot ATF agent
    CHICAGO -- Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said he's confident they'll get the gunman who shot an ATF agent. An ATF agent was ambushed and shot in his face as he investigated illegal guns about 3:15 a.m. Friday in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood.
    http://wgntv.com

May 06

Updated May 07

After ATF agent shot in head, Back of the Yards residents call police response too aggressive

Police executed warrants Friday afternoon near the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue. Authorities continued to sweep the neighborhood Saturday in armored tactical vehicles with guns drawn.

    After ATF agent shot in head, Back of the Yards residents call police response too aggressive
    CHICAGO - The search continued Saturday for the armed gunman who shot a federal agent in the head Friday morning. As local and federal police canvassed the Back of the Yards neighborhood in Chicago, some neighbors said they were angry with what they called an aggressive and excessive response.
    http://wgntv.com

  • emj1900 bp lifer

    Oh brother. this is why this area is full of crime...."response was too aggressive" give me a break. You were expecting whay "Free donuts and coffee"? You people need to wakw up. If you are not part of a solution, you are part of the problem.....

May 07

  • I Survived For My Survivors

    Mrs. Rudnicki Samson is asking for $290.41:
    My students need more of their favorite book series “I survived” and light filters to create a better reading atmosphere.
    Seward Communctn Arts Academy Comment

May 06

Police Conduct Raids In Search For Suspect Who Shot ATF Officer

Police are conducting a raid along Hermitage near 45th Street in the Back of the Yard neighborhood.

    Police Conduct Raids In Search For Suspect Who Shot ATF Officer
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Law enforcement agencies are on a manhunt, canvassing a neighborhood on Chicago's South side in search for the gunman who ambushed and shot an ATF agent in the face. Police are conducting a raid along Hermitage near 45th Street in the Back of the Yard neighborhood.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

May 06

May 06

After ATF agent shot in head, Back of the Yards residents call police response too aggressive

Police executed warrants Friday afternoon near the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue. Authorities continued to sweep the neighborhood Saturday in armored tactical vehicles with guns drawn.

    After ATF agent shot in head, Back of the Yards residents call police response too aggressive
    CHICAGO - The search continued Saturday for the armed gunman who shot a federal agent in the head Friday morning. As local and federal police canvassed the Back of the Yards neighborhood in Chicago, some neighbors said they were angry with what they called an aggressive and excessive response.
    http://cltv.com

May 05

May 04

Police Conduct Raids In Search For Suspect Who Shot ATF Officer

Police are conducting a raid along Hermitage near 45th Street in the Back of the Yard neighborhood.

    Police Conduct Raids In Search For Suspect Who Shot ATF Officer
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Law enforcement agencies are on a manhunt, canvassing a neighborhood on Chicago's South side in search for the gunman who ambushed and shot an ATF agent in the face. Police are conducting a raid along Hermitage near 45th Street in the Back of the Yard neighborhood.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

May 04

Man Detained Near Where ATF Agent Was Shot on South Side

The shooting took place at around 3:18 a.m. in the 4500 block of South Hermitage in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood.

    Man Detained Near Where ATF Agent Was Shot on South Side
    Authorities raided two homes and placed at least one person in handcuffs near where a federal agent was shot in the face Friday on Chicago's South Side. The man taken in handcuffs was near the 4100 block of South Wood Street in the Back of the Yard's neighborhood.
    https://www.nbcchicago.com

May 04

Authorities Offer $61K Reward For Info On ATF Agent Shooting

The shooting took place at around 3:18 a.m. in the 4500 block of South Hermitage in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood.

    Authorities Offer $61K Reward For Info On ATF Agent Shooting
    Authorities are offering a $61,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of suspects who shot a federal agent in the face Friday morning on Chicago's South Side. "You think we're going to take this lying down?" Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson said at a news conference Friday afternoon, addressing the suspects.
    https://www.nbcchicago.com

May 04

Manhunt underway after ATF agent shot, critically injured in Back of the Yards

The shooting happened around 3 a.m. Friday in the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue.

    Manhunt underway after ATF agent shot, critically injured in Back of the Yards
    CHICAGO -- A manhunt is underway after an ATF agent was shot in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood. The shooting happened around 3 a.m. Friday in the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue. The ATF agent was working undercover in a joint mission with Chicago police task force officers when the shooting took place.
    http://cltv.com

May 04

ATF Agent Shot on Chicago's South Side: Police

Authorities said the shooting took place at around 3:18 a.m. in the 4500 Block of South Hermitage in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood.

    Officer Shot on Chicago's South Side: Police
    A law enforcement officer was injured in a shooting on Chicago's South Side early Friday, according to police. Authorities said the shooting took place at around 3:18 a.m. in the 4500 Block of South Hermitage in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood. The officer was working a mission when an unknown offender opened fire, officials said.
    https://www.nbcchicago.com

May 04

ATF agent shot, critically injured in Back of the Yards

Chicago police officers are investigating after an AFT agent was shot and critically injured in the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue on May 4, 2018.

    ATF agent shot, critically injured in Back of the Yards
    An ATF agent was shot and critically injured early Friday while working undercover in a joint mission with Chicago police task force officers on the South Side, Chicago police said. The shooting happened around 3:15 a.m. in the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

May 04

  • Ready For Success!

    Ms. Fuentes is asking for $1097.35:
    My students need backpacks and school supplies to be prepared for school.
    Agustin Lara Elementary Academy Comment

May 03

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