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🤓 Happy Father's day all 🎈🌹 I hope all the dads enjoyed today. Be safe 😘

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Updated Jun 09

Some good alley finds!!

There are some really nice pieces of furniture in the alley between Yates and Oglesby mid 7700 block; dressers with the drawers, a wardrobe, a china cabinet with glass in place and wired for lighting.
They all look like quality older pieces, wood drawers and backs, no MDF. Finishes are rough but this is a good find for a handy person to fix up, use or sell!
Garbage day is tomorrow so move fast!!

  • Mickie53 Be kind, and be generous with your kindness.

    Your concerns are probably well founded. While I certainly would never advise anyone to take anything with upholstery or padding, hardwood furniture can be dismantled to clean so I think it’s safe.
    As an ER nurse I’ve seen many a bug brought in on patients and we don’t throw out our equipment like gurneys and beds after they are used! Lol! We’d go broke!

  • Shepisces Caring Resident

    Lol! I shuddered at "seeing many a bug ON patients!". Nurses desrve so much more recognition! Thank you for all you do. But yes, I can imagine the daily cleaning and sanitizing that takes place. I've gotten an item or two from Craigslist. One being a GORGEOUS white chair with beautiful embroidery fabric. I was able to clean it well, no bugs thank goodness, and its now a staple peice in the living room.

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Screening and Community Discussion

Yes, we are doing it again. Based on the feedback from the attendees of the viewing last month. We decided a 2nd showing would bring it full circle. Bring your family and/or neighbors to see this film. The information is mind-boggling.

When it comes to daily headlines, the black middle class is nearly invisible. The news tends to focus on dysfunction in poor black neighborhoods, confrontations with police, disappointing achievements in urban schools. There's a lot missing from that narrative....

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Yes, we are doing it again. Based on the feedback from the attendees of the viewing last month. We decided a 2nd showing would bring it full circle. Bring your family and/or neighbors to see this film. The information is mind-boggling.

When it comes to daily headlines, the black middle class is nearly invisible. The news tends to focus on dysfunction in poor black neighborhoods, confrontations with police, disappointing achievements in urban schools. There's a lot missing from that narrative. To find out more, we talk with journalist Bob Herbert, who wrote and produced the documentary “Against All Odds: The Fight for a Black Middle Class.” He brings decades of reporting and analysis together to explain what African-American families have confronted in pursuing the American Dream.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/against-all-odds-the-fight-for-a-black-middle-class-tickets-46672859780

    Against All Odds-The Fight for a Black Middle Class
    Screening and Community Discussion Yes, we are doing it again. Based on the feedback from the attendees of the viewing last month. We decided a 2nd showing would bring it full circle. Bring your family and/or neighbors to see this film. The information is mind-boggling.
    http://eventbrite.com

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  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    REMOVE AND REPLACE 3 ANTENNAS WITH NEW R&R 3 EXISTING RADIOS USING EXISTING MOUNTS, DC CABLES AND FIBER TRUNKS FOR EXISTING T-MOBILE SITE

    6731 S. Jeffery Blvd. Issued May 31, 2018 Comment

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71st Jeffery

lady blocks traffic this afternoon because she was robbed there 4:30am this morning

  • Have lived in S Shore only 14 years now. Always a north sider. “Things” have certainly taken a negative turn, especially after Dominick’s closed. It’s Still home 2 me now, tho. In my mind, Greedy Sandi J had much 2 do with the decline of our neighborhood. Will stay & enjoy my lake view & great neighbors! LOVE the South Shore.....

  • Yes so true I love my Shore Shore too. Born and raised here 48 yrs now. And the best best Beautiful part is our lake front. Me and my friends back in the day use to live at the lake front. With out a care in the world. Didn't have to worry about nothing just enjoy the beach. Oh how I miss those days.

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Updated May 29

Good morning EB neighbors

🤓 Happy holiday hope everyone enjoys this day with family & friends, as usual I'm going in & get this double time enjoy & be safe 😘

  • Keith H. South Shore resident

    Awww. That sounds horrible!

  • Claudette 19yrs Security Officer

    🤓 it was ok I cut it up, I enjoyed the sauce lol

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