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Volunteer English (ESL) Literacy Tutors Needed!

Help adults learn English at Aquinas Literacy Center!
Volunteer as a one-on-one tutor for just 90 minutes a week at 1751 West 35th Street on the southwest side of Chicago. All tutoring is in English, so you don't have to speak another language to volunteer. Volunteer tutoring opportunities are 9am-8pm, Monday-Thursday.
Join us for our next tutor training workshop: Friday, January 26 (6pm to 9pm) and Saturday, January 27 (9am to 4pm). Attendance on both days is required to begin as a tutor. Please register in advance. For more information, please contact Sabrina at sabrina@aquinasliteracycenter.org or (773) 927-0512. Aquinas Literacy Center is sponsored by the Adrian Dominican Sisters.

Jan 09

Police: Driver cited for improperly securing kids in crash that killed boy, 6, and injured 8-year-old

The crash happened around 4:30 p.m. in the 4700 block of South Halsted Street, according to Deputy Fire Chief Michael Del Greco.

    Two children in critcal condition following South Side collision
    Car crash leaves two boys critically injured on South Side.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jan 09

6-Year-Old Boy Killed After Driver Runs Red Light In Canaryville

The 31-year-old driver of a Ford Expedition was able to come to a stop and ran the red light about 4:30 p.m. at 47th Street and Halsted Street, colliding with a Chevy Equinox driven by a 61-year-old man, according to Chicago Police.

    6-Year-Old Boy Killed After Driver Runs Red Light In Canaryville
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A 6-year-old boy was killed and another boy was injured in a crash Monday afternoon when an SUV ran a red light and struck another SUV in the Canaryville neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The 31-year-old driver of a Ford Expedition was able to come to a stop and ran the red light about 4:30 p.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Jan 09

Jan 09

Two Children Injured After Driver Runs Red Light In Canaryville

The 20- to 30-year-old driver of a Ford Expedition was able to come to a stop and ran the red light about 4:30 p.m. at 47th Street and Halsted Street, colliding with a Chevy Equinox driven by a 61-year-old man, according to Chicago Police.

    Two Children Injured After Driver Runs Red Light In Canaryville
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two boys were injured Monday afternoon when an SUV ran a red light and struck another SUV in the Canaryville neighborhood on the South Side. The 20- to 30-year-old driver of a Ford Expedition was able to come to a stop and ran the red light about 4:30 a.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Jan 08

Two children in critical condition following South Side collision

Paramedics were called to the 4700 block of South Halsted Street in the Back of the Yards neighborhood about 4:30 p.m. for the wreck, said Chicago Fire Dept. Chief Michael Del Greco.

    Two children in critcal condition following South Side collision
    Car crash leaves two boys critically injured on South Side.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jan 08

Two children in critcal condition following South Side collision

Paramedics were called to the 4700 block of South Halsted Street in the Back of the Yards neighborhood about 4:30 p.m. for the wreck, said Chicago Fire Dept. Chief Michael Del Greco.

    Two children in critcal condition following South Side collision
    Car crash leaves two boys critically injured on South Side.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jan 08

2 children ejected from vehicle after Back of the Yards car crash

4600-4699 S. Halsted St.

    2 children ejected from vehicle after Back of the Yards car crash
    CHICAGO - Two children were ejected from a vehicle and taken to a hospital after a car crash in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood. The crash happened Monday evening around 5 p.m. on 47th Street and Halsted Avenue. Two SUVs were involved. It was not clear which car the children were ejected from.
    http://wgntv.com

Jan 01

Dec 28

Pregnant woman shot in Back of the Yards

4731-4799 S. Halsted St.

    Pregnant woman shot in Back of the Yards
    CHICAGO -- Shots were fired in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, striking a woman in the chest. The woman was entering a home near 48th and Halsted around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, when a silver or gray sedan pulled up in front of the house.
    http://wgntv.com

Dec 28

Pregnant woman grazed by bullet in Canaryville

...yelling "gang slogans" when they fired in her direction.She was entering a home near West 48th Place and South Halsted Street around 11:30 p.m. in the city's Canaryville neighborhood when a gray or...

    Pregnant woman grazed by bullet in Canaryville
    A pregnant woman was wounded by gunfire while walking into a home on Chicago's South Side late Wednesday night. The 22-year-old woman was listed in good condition at Stroger Hospital Thursday morning, but friends and loved ones were concerned about reports that the shooter was yelling "gang slogans" when they fired in her direction.
    http://abc7chicago.com

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