Feb 16

Feb 15

Feb 07

Wednesday marks 50th anniversary of deadly Mickelberry plant fire

...explosions.Nine people died, including, four firefighters, after the fire at the Mickelberry plant at 801 West 49th Place on Feb. 7, 1968. More than 70 others were hurt.A pipe sheared off of...

    Wednesday marks 50th anniversary of deadly Mickelberry plant fire
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Wednesday marks the 50th anniversary of one of Chicago's deadliest explosions. Nine people died, including, four firefighters, after the fire at the Mickelberry plant at 801 West 49th Place on Feb. 7, 1968. More than 70 others were hurt.
    http://abc7chicago.com

Feb 03

Jan 31

Snippet of the Illinois 5th District State Represenative Candidate Forum - Jan 29

Snippet of the Illinois 5th District State Represenative Candidate Forum from Jan 29. Courtesy of the Chicago Defender. https://youtu.be/cJ9afUwM59A

    Illinois 5th District State Rep. Candidate Forum at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church
    Here's a snippet of the first 5th District State Rep. Candidate Forum hosted by community group, Bronzeville Nextdoor on Monday, January 29, 2018.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Jan 29

TONIGHT: Illinois 5th District State Representative Candidate Forum

Hope to see you this evening, good people! Come hear the candidates and how they plan to best serve YOU!

Jan 24

Jan 23

Illinois District 5 State Representative Candidate Forum - Monday, Jan 29, 2018 @ 7PM!!!

Join us for the Illinois 5th District State Representative Candidate Forum on next Monday, January 29, 2018 at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church - Service Hall (4622 S. King Drive) at 7PM!! Submit your questions in advance by sending to ilstaterep5@yahoo.com.

Come out and hear Lamont Robinson, Ken Dunkin, Felicia Bullock and Dilara Sayeed discuss how they are best suited to serve our district and address our needs!
See you on Monday!

Jan 19

Jan 16

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 14

  • Permit issued for easy permit process

    DECONVERT BASEMENT BY REMOVING ALL PARTITIONS AND PLUMBING INSTALLED WITHOUT A PERMIT. REPLACE DRYWALL IN SAME LOCATION ON 1ST FLOOR & 2ND FLOOR. NO ELECTRICAL WORK UNDER THIS PERMIT

    852 W. 50th Pl. Issued January 12, 2018 Comment

Jan 08

Updated Jan 10

Republican Election Judges Sought in 3rd Ward

The 3rd Ward Republican Organization is looking for people to serve as election judges for the upcoming primary. If you are interested in serving as an election judge logon to :https://www.chipollworker.com Indicate you want to be a REPUBLICAN judge (Do Not Put Either Party, we will not place you!) and put in your home precinct. The deadline to apply is January 18, 2018.

    Login Page
    login page
    https://www.chipollworker.com
  • Yeah, why would want to place someone who indicates "Either Party"... you might end up with an independent judge rather than a right-wing partisan hack who wants to intimidate voters...

Jan 05

Jan 04

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

Dec 28

2 Dead, 6 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings Across Chicago

...on the South Side. A 22-year-old woman was entering a home in the 700 block of West 48th Place when a gray or silver vehicle pulled up in front of the building and someone...

This article has 6 other Chicago locations (Show)

...22-year-old Anthony Tripp with gunshot wounds to his head and chest in the 4800 block of South Michigan in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side, according to Chicago Police and the Cook...

...the West Side. Someone walked up to him about 6:45 p.m. in the 400 block of North Springfield and shot him in the head and leg, police said. The man was taken to...

...his left thigh when someone fired shots from a vehicle that was driving in the 5400 block of South Princeton, police said. The man was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition stabilized...

An 18-year-old man was shot in the left thigh about 3:45 p.m. in the 4200 block of West Van Buren in another East Garfield Park neighborhood attack, police said. He was taken in good condition to Stroger Hospital.

...m. in the West Side Austin neighborhood. He was standing on the corner in the 100 block of South Laramie when a vehicle drove by and someone inside fired shots, police said. The man was...

...Far South Side. A 23-year-old man was exiting a parked vehicle in the 11400 block of South Loomis when another male wearing black clothing walked up, pulled out a gun and opened fire...

    2 Dead, 6 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two men were killed and at least six other people were wounded in shootings Wednesday on Chicago's South and West sides. Officers responding to a call of a person shot about 7 p.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Dec 28

About

EveryBlock collects 21 types of news in Chicago — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 800-803 W. 49th Pl.

Thousands of neighbors connect and get their news via EveryBlock, including:

Addie Allen Pamela Zidarich Chris Ceo Jelkes Miriam Enriquez Alexander Lavellen Lara Hallett Julie Levinsohn Whitney Oliver Diane Grzesiak Tommy Kolion

You're 60 seconds from creating an account and joining them…

or
Enter your email address

800-803 W. 49th Pl.