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Father of 4, Beloved Florist Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash

Alberto Zavala, owner of Zavala's Flower Shop on Fullerton Avenue, was identified as the victim of a hit-and-run crash in the 5200 block of West Fullerton Avenue

    Father of 4, Beloved Florist Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash
    A 64-year-old florist was struck and killed while crossing a street on Chicago's West Side over the weekend.
    https://www.nbcchicago.com

25 hours ago

Man, 64, killed in hit-and-run on NW Side

2404-2429 N. Laramie Ave.

    Man, 64, killed in hit-and-run on NW Side
    CHICAGO -- Investigators are searching for the driver in a fatal hit-and-run on the city's Northwest Side. The incident happened around 10 p.m. Sunday near Fullerton and Laramie in the Cragin neighborhood. A 64-year-old man was crossing the street when he was hit by a white SUV going eastbound.
    http://wgntv.com

27 hours ago

Man killed in Belmont Cragin hit and run

...crash in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood Sunday morning.He was crossing the street in the 5200-block of West Fullerton Avenue at about 10 p.m. when a white SUV hit him.The driver continued eastbound...

    Man killed in Belmont Cragin hit and run
    A 64-year-old man was killed in a hit and run crash in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood Sunday morning. He was crossing the street in the 5200-block of West Fullerton Avenue at about 10 p.m. when a white SUV hit him. The driver continued eastbound and then turned northbound on Laramie Avenue.
    http://abc7chicago.com

31 hours ago

Man Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on West Side

The man was crossing the street in the 5200 block of West Fullerton at approximately 10:02 p.m. when he was struck by a white SUV traveling at a high rate of speed, according to police.

    Man Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on West Side
    A 64-year-old man was struck and killed while crossing a street on Sunday night.
    https://www.nbcchicago.com

31 hours ago

Man, 64, killed in hit-and-run

The man was crossing the street around 10 p.m. in the 5200 block of West Fullerton Avenue in the Cragin neighborhood when he was hit by a White SUV that was speeding east on Fullerton.

    Man, 64, killed in hit-and-run
    A 64-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash Sunday night on the Northwest Side, Chicago police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jul 10

Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo.

Lost! #Chicago #IL #Cragin (Fullerton Ave & Leclaire Ave) Chili - Female Mix. White/Tan. Call 312-763-1550. Scared/confused. Please do not call or chase Chili; may cause Chili to bolt or run in fear. Cook County. 60639. Missing 07/09/2018. ****Chili is unfamiliar with the area**** To see Chili’s location on the Helping Lost Pets Map: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/v2/?pID=2444459 More Info, Photos and to Contact: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/petdetail/?id=2444459

    Lost Dogs Illinois
    Lost! #Chicago #IL #Cragin (Fullerton Ave & Leclaire Ave) Chili - Female Mix. White/Tan. Call 312-763-1550. Scared/confused. Please do not call or chase Chili; may cause Chili to bolt or run in fear....
    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 10

Lost! #Chicago #IL #Cragin (Fullerton Ave & L...

Lost! #Chicago #IL #Cragin (Fullerton Ave & Leclaire Ave) Chili - Female Mix. White/Tan. Call 312-763-1550. Scared/confused. Please do not call or chase Chili; may cause Chili to bolt or run in fear. Cook County. 60639. Missing 07/09/2018. ****Chili is unfamiliar with the area**** To see Chili’s location on the Helping Lost Pets Map: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/v2/?pID=2444459 More Info, Photos and to Contact: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/petdetail/?id=2444459

    Lost Dogs Illinois
    Lost! #Chicago #IL #Cragin (Fullerton Ave & Leclaire Ave) Chili - Female Mix. White/Tan. Call 312-763-1550. Scared/confused. Please do not call or chase Chili; may cause Chili to bolt or run in fear....
    https://www.facebook.com

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Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo.

Lost! #Chicago #IL #Hermosa (Fullerton & Lavergne) Aurora - Female Beagle - Mix. White/Tan. Call 773-816-1520. Friendly. Cook County. 60639. Missing 07/03/2018. To see Aurora’s location on the Helping Lost Pets Map: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/v2/?pID=2436322 More Info, Photos and to Contact: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/petdetail/?id=2436322

    Lost Dogs Illinois
    Lost! #Chicago #IL #Hermosa (Fullerton & Lavergne) Aurora - Female Beagle - Mix. White/Tan. Call 773-816-1520. Friendly. Cook County. 60639. Missing 07/03/2018. To see Aurora's location on the...
    https://www.facebook.com

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Jul 01

Lost - Family dog (beagle) Bucky. Please help us find him.

Family dog (beagle) Bucky is missing from Wellington Ave/McVicker Ave, Belmont Central area. A family is missing a dear member since 11:30am, Sunday, July 1st. If you find him, there is a REWARD being offered. If you have him in your possession, please call 312-451-6175. Any possible sightings in the area please respond to this posting. PLEASE, PLEASE, help us find him and post on your Facebook page any other Social Media.

Jul 01

Lost - Family dog (beagle) Bucky. Please help us find him.

Family dog (beagle) Bucky is missing from Wellington Ave/McVicker Ave, Belmont Central area. A family is missing a dear member since 11:30am, Sunday, June 1st. If you find him, there is a reward being offered. If you have him in your possession, please call 312-451-6175. Any possible sightings in the area please respond to this posting. PLEASE, PLEASE HELP US, spread the word on Facebook and any other social media. Thank you!

Jul 01

Emergency- Please help us locate our family beagle. His name is Bucky.

Please help us locate our family beagle Bucky. He has been in our family since he was only a few mobths old. He was last seen in the intersection of McVicker Ave and Wellington Ave. Around 11:30am. Sunday, June 1st. He is wearing a Kong brand gray collar. Please contact me at 312-451-6175 or call 911 to report you have seen him.

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Jun 07

4-year-old boy seriously injured after he was hit by car on Northwest Side

The car was traveling east in the 5000 block of West Montana Street in the Cragin neighborhood around 5:45 p.m. when the child ran into the road, according to police.

    4-year-old boy seriously injured after he was hit by car on Northwest Side
    A 4-year-old boy was seriously injured with a fractured skull after he was hit by a car on Wednesday evening on the Northwest Side, Chicago police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jun 04

Movers?

I will be moving from Belmont Cragin to Dunning this month. Any referrals would be appreciated

Jun 03

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Updated May 31

Grab doughnut deals all over Chicago Friday for National Doughnut Day

Go all out for the 80th annual National Doughnut Day on June 2 with a variety of sweets around the city, including a maple bacon doughnut at Somethin' Sweet Donuts (5112 W. Fullerton Ave.).

This article has 9 other Chicago locations (Show)

832 W. Randolph St., 312-967-7000

131 N. Clinton St., 773-392-1300

8251 S. Cottage Grove Ave., 773-723-1002

5927 W. Lawrence Ave., 773-545-7215

3329 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-281-7300

15 W. Illinois St., 312-874-7270

2057 W. 51st St., 847-668-5575

1122 W. Wilson Ave., 773-942-6125

7055 W. Archer Ave., 773-586-1234

    Grab doughnut deals all over Chicago Friday for National Doughnut Day
    Celebrate all that is doughy, fried and sugary this Friday June 1 for the 80th annual National Doughnut Day. In fact, the event started in Chicago in 1938 with the Salvation Army honoring its female members who served doughnuts on the front lines during World War I.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

  • Some excellent selections nearby these days: Frunchroom house-made (if you can get one of the 12 made daily), Somethin' Sweet at Perkolator, Do-Rite at Portage Grounds, Bennison's at City News, and Allegretti's / Delightful Pastries at Weston's.

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    Hope they still have $5/dozen @Jewel-Osco.

May 30

Grab doughnut deals all over Chicago Friday for National Doughnut Day

Go all out for the 80th annual National Doughnut Day on June 2 with a variety of sweets around the city, including a maple bacon doughnut at Somethin' Sweet Donuts (5112 W. Fullerton Ave.).

This article has 9 other Chicago locations (Show)

832 W. Randolph St., 312-967-7000

131 N. Clinton St., 773-392-1300

8251 S. Cottage Grove Ave., 773-723-1002

5927 W. Lawrence Ave., 773-545-7215

3329 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-281-7300

15 W. Illinois St., 312-874-7270

2057 W. 51st St., 847-668-5575

1122 W. Wilson Ave., 773-942-6125

7055 W. Archer Ave., 773-586-1234

May 30

Housing Application Workshops Available for Senior Citizens

Spanish Coalition for Housing (SCH), a partner of the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA)’s Community Alliance is offering seniors and caregivers free educational workshops throughout Chicago in the neighborhoods of Belmont Cragin, Gage Park, East Side and New City. Highly skilled bilingual coordinators will explain what documentation is needed, the waiting process, and how to fill out the new online-only application using computers. Through this process, SCH has been successful in helping over 400 seniors apply for affordable senior housing units....

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Spanish Coalition for Housing (SCH), a partner of the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA)’s Community Alliance is offering seniors and caregivers free educational workshops throughout Chicago in the neighborhoods of Belmont Cragin, Gage Park, East Side and New City. Highly skilled bilingual coordinators will explain what documentation is needed, the waiting process, and how to fill out the new online-only application using computers. Through this process, SCH has been successful in helping over 400 seniors apply for affordable senior housing units.

The next workshops available are:
• June 7, 2018- 3:00 pm, West Belmont Public Library, 3104 N. Narragansett Avenue (Belmont Cragin)
• June 11, 2018- 1:00 pm, Kelvyn Park Satellite Senior Center, 2715 N. Cicero Avenue (Belmont Cragin)
• June 14, 2018- 3:00 pm and 5:00 pm, West Belmont Public Library, 3104 N. Narragansett Avenue (Belmont Cragin)

Here are important things to consider that are discussed at the workshops including how to qualify for senior housing:

• You must be 60 years or older to apply but can only be housed at age 62. However, if you have a disability, you can apply and be housed at age 55
• Income for 1 person cannot exceed $44,250 and $50,600 for a 2 person household
• A criminal background check of the last 3 years is required for single or double occupancy
• A studio or 1 bedroom are the only options available for senior housing
• You must only select 1 out of the 46 different senior housing locations (see here for a map listing http://www.thecha.org/residents/public-housing/find-public-housing/?pt=2)

For a complete list of available workshops in your neighborhood visit http://sc4housing.org/cha-community-alliance/ or call Spanish Coalition for Housing offices: north location (773-342-7575), south location (312-850-2660) and southeast location at 773-933-7575. For individuals who would like to apply for senior housing on their own, they can visit https://applyonline.thecha.org.

    Find Public Housing | The Chicago Housing Authority
    http://www.thecha.org

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