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Two homicide victims identified

Isaiah Clark, 28, of the 6100 block of South Justine Street, was also killed Friday when he got into an argument with two men in the 1500 block of West Garfield Boulevard in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.

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Peter Puleo, 34, of the 1700 block of North Sawyer Avenue was shot and killed about 5:15 p.m on Tuesday on the Northwest Side.

Puleo was shot following an argument in the 1900 block of North Albany Avenue in the Logan Square neighborhood, police said. He was struck in the head and taken to Norwegian American Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 5:22 p.m.

Isaiah Clark, 28, of the 6100 block of South Justine Street, was also killed Friday when he got into an argument with two men in the 1500 block of West Garfield Boulevard in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.

    Two homicide victims identified
    Two recent homicide victims have been identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

  • RAKARWOWSKI RETIRED CITY WORKER, CLEANING UP HUMBOLDT PARK

    Sad what is happening around here again.

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R.A.G.E DEEPENS ITS IMPACT IN 2017 - Year in Review!

Happy New Year from RAGE!!

    R.A.G.E DEEPENS ITS IMPACT IN 2017 - Year in Review! - Englewood Portal
    The Resident Association of Greater Englewood would like to thank all of our members and supporters for the amazing contributions of time, resources, dedication and support in positively affecting
    http://www.englewoodportal.org

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R.A.G.E DEEPENS ITS IMPACT IN 2017 - Year in Review!

Happy New Year from RAGE!!

We are very proud to share with you many of the successes and accomplishments we had in 2017.

Click the here for our newsletter here: http://mailchi.mp/97db5ddea23d/rage-deepens-its-impact-in-2017-year-in-review

    R.A.G.E DEEPENS ITS IMPACT IN 2017 - Year in Review!
    Year in Review!
    http://mailchi.mp

6 days ago

Important Community Meetings – Englewood High School Closings

Let your voice be heard at the community meetings for the Englewood HS closures.

    Important Community Meetings - Englewood High School Closings - Englewood Portal
    Let your voice be heard at the various community meetings happening in January regarding the Englewood HS closures.
    http://www.englewoodportal.org

6 days ago

All Are Invited - Englewood Village Meeting - Jan. 16th!

Join R.A.G.E as we host our first 2018 Englewood Village Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Lindblom Math and Science Academy – 6130 S Wolcott Ave. Chicago, IL 60636 from 6pm-8pm.

You will learn about RAGE’s current projects, relevant community news and connect with others who want to transform our neighborhood to be a Greater Englewood!

Topics will include but limited to; RAGE Updates, Voter's Education, Volunteer Opportunities & more!

Refreshments will be served so arrive promptly at...

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Join R.A.G.E as we host our first 2018 Englewood Village Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Lindblom Math and Science Academy – 6130 S Wolcott Ave. Chicago, IL 60636 from 6pm-8pm.

You will learn about RAGE’s current projects, relevant community news and connect with others who want to transform our neighborhood to be a Greater Englewood!

Topics will include but limited to; RAGE Updates, Voter's Education, Volunteer Opportunities & more!

Refreshments will be served so arrive promptly at 6pm. For more info please contact us at 866-845-1032 or email joinrage@gmail.com.

Don’t forget to follow us on Social Media:

Facebook: R.A.G.E – Resident Association of Greater Englewood
Instagram: @RAGE_Englewood
Twitter: @Join_RAGE

Tell a neighbor and we hope to see you there!

6 days ago

New Board members welcomed at the Chicago Dental Society -- Dr. Cheryl Watson-Lowry appointed President-elect

With nearly 30 years of experience as a practicing general dentist, Dr. Cheryl Watson-Lowry was sworn in as president-elect of the Chicago Dental Society (CDS), at a ceremony held on Sunday, November 12, at the Palmer House Hotel. Dr. Watson-Lowry is only the third woman to hold the position in the history of the society.

    New Board members welcomed at the Chicago Dental Society -- Dr. Cheryl Watson-Lowry appointed President-elect - Englewood Portal
    With nearly 30 years of experience as a practicing general dentist, Dr. Cheryl Watson-Lowry was sworn in as president-elect of the Chicago Dental Society (CDS), at a ceremony held on Sunday, November
    http://www.englewoodportal.org

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New Board members welcomed at the Chicago Dental Society -- Dr. Yetta McCullom appointed Kenwood/Hyde Park Branch Director

With more than 30 years of experience as a practicing periodontist in Chicago, Dr. Yetta McCullom joins the Chicago Dental Society (CDS) Board, and was sworn in as a board member and director of the Kenwood/Hyde Park branch, at a ceremony held on Sunday, November 12, at the Palmer House Hotel.

    New Board members welcomed at the Chicago Dental Society -- Dr. Yetta McCullom appointed Kenwood/Hyde Park Branch Director - Englewood Portal
    With more than 30 years of experience as a practicing periodontist in Chicago, Dr. Yetta McCullom joins the Chicago Dental Society (CDS) Board, and was sworn in as a board member and director of the
    http://www.englewoodportal.org

6 days ago

Call All Future Homeowners: Attend The Ready To Buy Englewood Workshop!

Ready To Buy A Home In Englewood Workshop:

    Call All Future Homeowners: Attend The Ready To Buy Englewood Workshop! - Englewood Portal
    Interested in being a homeowner? Join this informational workshop Saturday January 27, learn about the Micro Market Recovery Program, learn how to get mortgage ready and understanding home values.
    http://www.englewoodportal.org

6 days ago

Man fatally shot in laundromat parking lot following altercation

The shooting happened just before 4 a.m. Tuesday in the parking lot of Wash Perfect Coin Laundry in the 1500 block of West Garfield.

    Man fatally shot in laundromat parking lot following altercation
    CHICAGO -- A man has died after being shot during an argument in the parking lot of a laundromat in the Englewood neighborhood. The shooting happened just before 4 a.m. Tuesday in the parking lot of Wash Perfect Coin Laundry in the 1500 block of West Garfield.
    http://wgntv.com

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2 killed, 3 wounded in city shootings

...50 a.m. Tuesday, police said. He was arguing with two other men in the 1500 block of West Garfield Boulevard when one or both of them fired shots, hitting the man in the chest, back...

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It happened about 5:45 p.m. in the 5500 block of West Thomas Street in the city’s Austin neighborhood.

...30 a.m. Tuesday, police said. The man heard knocking on his door in the 12100 block of South Bishop Street when two masked men and a woman tried to force their way inside the home...

The shooting happened in the 4000 block of West Monroe Street when two men, 21 and 26, were sitting in a black Buick sedan, police said. Someone inside a gray pickup truck fired shots and then fled west on Monroe, police said.

    Police: Concealed carry holder fatally shoots would-be robber in Austin home invasion
    Man, 23, shot dead by concealed carry holder during attempted robbery.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

6 days ago

Person Shot To Death During Argument In Back Of The Yards

A male, whose age was unknown, got in an argument with two other males at 3:52 a.m. in the 1500 block of West Garfield Boulevard when one or both of them fired shots, striking him in the chest, according to Chicago Police.

    Person Shot To Death During Argument In Back Of The Yards
    A male, whose age was unknown, got in an argument with two other males at 3:52 a.m. in the 1500 block of West Garfield Boulevard when one or both of them fired shots, striking him in the chest, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

Jan 09

EQLP Housing & Public Spaces Taskforce Meeting

Please join us for the January 2018 Housing and Public Spaces Taskforce Meeting.

    EQLP Housing & Public Spaces Taskforce Meeting - Englewood Portal
    EQLP Housing and Public Spaces Monthly Meeting
    http://www.englewoodportal.org

Jan 08

ENGLEWOOD WOMEN: RE-BOOT, RECLAIM, REDFINE YOUR LIFE THROUGH THE EWI DURING "UNITY DAY" AT KKC WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17

On Unity Day, Wednesday, January 17, 2018 from 11:00am-2:30pm Kennedy-King College (KKC) and Teamwork Englewood in association with Chicago Foundation for Women will launch the inaugural “Clearing the Roadblocks” event. The collaboration supports the Englewood Women’s Initiative (EWI) that creates pathways to economic security. The morning session begins at 11:00am and the afternoon session begins at 1:00pm in room W240 at Kennedy-King College, 6301 South Halsted Street, Chicago.

    ENGLEWOOD WOMEN: RE-BOOT, RECLAIM, REDFINE YOUR LIFE THROUGH THE EWI DURING "UNITY DAY" AT KKC WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17 - Englewood Portal
    Kennedy-King College Launches Economic Empowerment Initiative for Englewood Women with Teamwork Englewood and the Englewood Women's Initiative.
    http://www.englewoodportal.org

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Jan 05

Money Moves Vision Board Workshop

Spend Your Monday Honoring MLK With A Vision & Purpose!

    Money Moves Vision Board Workshop - Englewood Portal
    Come, create your '2018 Financial Vision' with Aja McClanahan of Princples of Increase and RaShanah Baldwin of Baldwin Media Group for MLK Day! What better way is there to honor his legacy than by
    http://www.englewoodportal.org

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Englewood Village Meeting

Connect + Build + Take Action

    Englewood Village Meeting - Englewood Portal
    Join R.A.G.E as we host our first 2018 Englewood Village Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Lindblom Math and Science Academy - 6130 S Wolcott Ave, Chicago, IL 60636 from 6:00pm
    http://www.englewoodportal.org

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Updated Dec 28

SAVE THE DATE – Englewood Village Meeting – Tuesday, JANUARY 16th!

Join R.A.G.E as we host our first 2018 Englewood Village Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Lindblom Math and Science Academy – 6130 S Wolcott Ave. Chicago, IL 60636 from 6pm-8pm.

You will learn about RAGE’s current projects, relevant community news and connect with others who want to transform our neighborhood to be a Greater Englewood!

For more info or if you are interested in being a guest speaker please contact us at 866-845-1032 or email joinrage@gmail.com.

Don’t forget to follow us on Social Media:

Facebook: R.A.G.E – Resident Association of Greater Englewood
Instagram: @RAGE_Englewood
Twitter: @Join_RAGE

Tell a neighbor and we hope to see you there!

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Updated Dec 23

Holiday party set for veterans on South Side

Holiday party for veterans co-sponsored by Chicago State University from 6-11 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 22 at the Heritage Banquet Plaza, 1500 W. 95th St.

Free food, clothes, fun and more. http://www.csu.edu/news/documents/Veterans_Complete_Certifcation_Training.pdf

    http://www.csu.edu

Dec 22

Toys giveaway at South Side school

On Christmas Day (Monday, Dec. 25) starting at 12 noon the Rev. Michael Pfleger and the Faith Community of Saint Sabina will provide food, gifts, toys and love to over 500 homeless men, women, children, and anyone who shows up at St. Sabina School, 7801 S. Throop.

“This tradition of Saint Sabina is to serve and feed our brothers and sisters, who are presently in a struggling situation, and to bring hope and love to a hurting world," said Rev. Pfleger.

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Updated Dec 21

    Thousands of black students leave Chicago for other segregated districts
    Photo by Michelle Kanaar Want the latest from the Reporter delivered straight to your inbox? Subscribe to our free email newsletter. When Chicago Public Schools announced plans to close their neighborhood elementary school in March 2013, Lettrice Sanders and her children protested the proposal together.
    http://chicagoreporter.com

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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Scientists of the Future!

    Mrs. Shirey is asking for $304.00:
    My students need supplies to supplement our science area such as a Light Panel, materials to explore light, an interactive microscope, and safety goggles.
    Learning & Wellness Center, Libby - Head Start Comment
  • Windows to Writing

    Ms. Billingsley is asking for $309.71:
    My students need a classroom set of small whiteboards and a large white board easel to provide our students with more opportunities to incorporate writing and literacy skills into every part of their daily schedule.
    Learning & Wellness Center, Libby - Head Start Comment
  • Morning Messages

    Ms. Hill is asking for $511.74:
    My students need 1 easel for our classroom Morning Messages to enhance their Literacy and Leadership skills.
    Learning & Wellness Center, Libby - Head Start Comment

Dec 19

Chicago State to sponsor holiday party for military veterans

The Veterans Resource Center at Chicago State University along with the American Legion Post#800 will co-sponsor the Feed the Veterans Holiday Party from 6-11 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 22 at the Heritage Plaza Banquet, 1500 W. 95th St. Call the resource center at 773-995-5388 to RSVP.

Free food, fun, games and more.

Dec 17

Aurora pastor credits prayer for rapidly dropping Englewood murder rate

...wooden memorials into West Englewood each Sunday and displaying them on a lot in the 5500 block of South Bishop Street that had been donated for this cause...

    Aurora pastor credits prayer for rapidly dropping Englewood murder rate
    The front page story in the Chicago Tribune recently about Englewood's dramatic drop in the troubled neighborhood's murder rate was one of optimism and praise. The news article cited a variety of reasons for an incredible 44 percent drop in shootings and 45 percent reduction in homicides from 2016 to now, including technology-driven intelligence centers and more community involvement.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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