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Are corn crops to blame? Three things to know about Chicago's hot, humid weather

...through Friday. The centers are at: 1140 W. 79th St., 4314 S. Cottage Grove Ave., 8650 S. Commercial Ave., 10 S. Kedzie Ave., 845 W. Wilson Ave., and 4312 W. North Ave...

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...from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The centers are at: 1140 W. 79th St., 4314 S. Cottage Grove Ave., 8650 S. Commercial Ave., 10 S. Kedzie Ave., 845 W...

...to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The centers are at: 1140 W. 79th St., 4314 S. Cottage Grove Ave., 8650 S. Commercial Ave., 10 S. Kedzie Ave., 845 W. Wilson Ave., and 4312 W...

...are at: 1140 W. 79th St., 4314 S. Cottage Grove Ave., 8650 S. Commercial Ave., 10 S. Kedzie Ave., 845 W. Wilson Ave., and 4312 W. North Ave...

...79th St., 4314 S. Cottage Grove Ave., 8650 S. Commercial Ave., 10 S. Kedzie Ave., 845 W. Wilson Ave., and 4312 W. North Ave...

...Grove Ave., 8650 S. Commercial Ave., 10 S. Kedzie Ave., 845 W. Wilson Ave., and 4312 W. North Ave.

    Are corn crops to blame? Three things to know about Chicago's hot, humid weather
    Chicago may have felt like a rain forest the past few days, but corn crops beyond the city and suburbs may be part of the reason it feels all hot and wet and awful. More on that in a minute.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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Watermelons?

What happened to the watermelon trucks? I NEED my watermelons! The trucks are gone, the storefront on 101st Halsted is shut down. Know of any other than Aldi, Jewels, etc???

  • Help!!

  • The watermelon trucks are back!! Found several on Stony Island and my favorite is back on 95th/Colfax. Weather had been too dry and now they back!!!

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Another Weekend Heat Wave Brings Excessive Heat Warning

...centers – at 1140 W. 79th St., 4314 S. Cottage Grove Av., 845 W. Wilson Av., 8650 S. Commercial Av., and 4312 W. North Av. – are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday...

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The city’s main cooling center, at 10 S. Kedzie Av. is open 24 hours a day. Five other cooling centers – at 1140 W. 79th St...

...10 S. Kedzie Av. is open 24 hours a day. Five other cooling centers – at 1140 W. 79th St., 4314 S. Cottage Grove Av., 845 W. Wilson Av., 8650 S. Commercial Av., and 4312...

...is open 24 hours a day. Five other cooling centers – at 1140 W. 79th St., 4314 S. Cottage Grove Av., 845 W. Wilson Av., 8650 S. Commercial Av., and 4312 W. North Av. – are open...

...day. Five other cooling centers – at 1140 W. 79th St., 4314 S. Cottage Grove Av., 845 W. Wilson Av., 8650 S. Commercial Av., and 4312 W. North Av. – are open 9 a.m. to...

...St., 4314 S. Cottage Grove Av., 845 W. Wilson Av., 8650 S. Commercial Av., and 4312 W. North Av. – are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The city might...

    Another Weekend Heat Wave Brings Excessive Heat Warning
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Extreme heat returns today, and emergency officials are sounding the alarm, suggesting precautions everyone should take to stay cool. Temperatures were expected to reach a high of 95 in Chicago on Friday, 97 on Saturday, and 92 on Sunday, which would make the second weekend in a row that the city is facing a heat wave.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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Chicago Cooling Centers to Beat the Heat

South Chicago Center, 8650 S. Commercial Ave.

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Englewood Center, 1140 W. 79th Street

Garfield Center, 10 S. Kedzie Ave.

North Area Center, 845 W. Wilson Ave.

Trina Davila Center, 4312 W. North Ave.

    Chicago Cooling Centers to Beat the Heat
    The Chicago area is bracing for a weekend heat wave that could be dangerous. An Excessive Heat Watch was issued for Cook County beginning Saturday morning through Monday evening, according to the National Weather Service. With peak heat indices forecast to reach near 105, experts warned that heat illnesses will be possible.
    https://www.nbcchicago.com

  • If you have neighbors without cooling this is important info: in Uptown 845 W. Wilson,

    or "Additional facilities including libraries, police stations or other structures may be available as conditions warrant. Seniors can also take advantage of the 21 senior centers around Chicago, and to find the closest cooling center at any time, residents can call 311."

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

    A welcome cool-off has arrived....stay vigilant and look out for each other.

  • We all must take care. Of course the irony here, is that a few (one?) 'activists' would have us believe, that suffering under a viaduct in a dangerous and grim tent is a good thing?

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