16 hours ago

Bike Shop Art Show opens Wednesday at Woodlawn’s Experimental Station

The opening reception for Bike Shop Art Show, the second annual exhibition of projects made by youth from the Blackstone Bicycle Works, is scheduled for this Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave.

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...drawings made by painter Dorian Sylvain and her students at the Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave.

    Bike Shop Art Show opens Wednesday at Woodlawn's Experimental Station - hpherald.com
    By AARON GETTINGER Staff Writer The opening reception for Bike Shop Art Show, the second annual exhibition of projects made by youth from the Blackstone Bicycle Works, is scheduled for this Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave.
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4 days ago

  • Permit issued for signs

    SINGLE FACE SIGN ON THE EAST ELEVATION OF THE BUILDING. SWITCH IS LOCATED OUTSIDE OF SIGN

    6330 S. Stony Island Ave. Issued May 16, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

City Plan Commission approves OPC

Antonio Ross, principal of Hyde Park Academy High School, 6220 S. Stony Island Ave., said that conversations with Foundation officials had been productive. “They have delivered above and beyond...

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Representatives from the Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr., and the DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl., also spoke in support of the OPC.

    City Plan Commission approves OPC - hpherald.com
    By AARON GETTINGER Staff Writer After a seven-hour marathon meeting defined by passionate statements on either side of the debate, the Chicago Plan Commission approved the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park with no dissent, only a handful of abstentions. Groups had protested outside of City Hall before the event, and representatives of the Community ...
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May 11

Updated May 13

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May 11

May 10

May 10

Hyde Park participates in regional “On the Table” discussions

Louise McCurry, chairwoman of the Jackson Park Advisory Council, said the park’s “On the Table” discussion, which was held at the Jackson Park Fieldhouse, 6401 S, Stony Island Ave., focused on teaching area residents how to improve the parks in their neighborhoods.

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...in Hyde Park, said the “On the Table” discussion at the Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., was for teens and focused on the importance of youth engagement and activity in Hyde...

    Hyde Park participates in regional "On the Table" discussions - hpherald.com
    By JOSEPH PHILLIPS Staff Writer The South East Chicago Commission (SECC) and other Hyde Park institutions hosted discussions, Tuesday night, as participants in "On the Table," an event, hosted by The Chicago Community Trust, promoting community improvement discussions in Chicago and the surrounding area. The SECC hosted a discussion titled "On the Table "Action Changes ...
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May 09

Obama Foundation unveils community commitment pledge

...the Foundation pledged to partner with local public schools, notably Hyde Park Academy High School (6220 S. Stony Island Ave.), to provide student and faculty engagement, namely job opportunities and in- and after-school programming...

    Obama Foundation unveils community commitment pledge - hpherald.com
    By AARON GETTINGER Staff Writer The Obama Foundation announced on Friday an extensive list of pledges to the city, the South Side and local communities of color. The Foundation listed support for next-generation civic leaders, strengthened partnerships with existing community organizations, South Side economic development, diversity and inclusion, being a community resource, parkland stewardship, and ...
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May 07

On Wednesday, May 9th, Allied Universal will ...

On Wednesday, May 9th, Allied Universal will be hosting a hiring even for security professionals at the Apostolic Church of God (6320 S. Dorchester). See flyer for more details!

    Sophia D. King
    On Wednesday, May 9th, Allied Universal will be hosting a hiring even for security professionals at the Apostolic Church of God (6320 S. Dorchester). See flyer for more details!
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May 05

May 05

Obama Foundation unveils community commitments pledge

...the Foundation pledged to partner with local public schools, notably Hyde Park Academy High School, 6220 S. Stony Island Ave., to provide student and faculty engagement, namely job opportunities and in- and after-school programming...

    Obama Foundation unveils community commitments pledge - hpherald.com
    By AARON GETTINGER Staff Writer The Obama Foundation released a list of pledges to the city, the South Side and communities of color, Friday, seemingly in response to the months-long push by local organizations and activists for a community benefits agreement (CBA). In its commitment letter, the Foundation listed support for next-generation civic leaders, strengthened ...
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May 05

SOPHY hotel donates to Hyde Park Academy High School

The new SOPHY Hyde Park hotel, 1411 E. 53rd St., made donations to Hyde Park Academy High School, 6220 S. Stony Island Ave., on May 2.

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The new SOPHY Hyde Park hotel, 1411 E. 53rd St., made donations to Hyde Park Academy High School, 6220 S. Stony Island Ave., on May 2.

The students’ work was combined into an exterior mural that is currently serving as an outdoor gallery in front of the hotel site, located at 53rd Street and Dorchester Avenue.

    SOPHY hotel donates to Hyde Park Academy High School - hpherald.com
    By JOSEPH PHILLIPS Staff Writer The new SOPHY Hyde Park hotel, 1411 E. 53rd St., made donations to Hyde Park Academy High School, 6220 S. Stony Island Ave., on May 2. The new 98-room boutique hotel, which is expected to open in the summer of 2018, donated Smart TV monitors to the school's art program.
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May 04

May 03

Relative Wants to Move to Woodlawn But Where Would You Suggest?

Hi all! I have a cousin graduating from college soon who is considering getting an apartment south of 63rd and east of Cottage Grove. Are there certain blocks that you consider better than others for a young, single woman to live on? If so
which ones? Thanks in advance!

May 02

Applications Open for 2018 One Summer Chicago Job Program

If you, or someone you know, are interested in this exciting, growing, and diverse program that will provide you with important life skills and an engaging experience, check out One Summer Chicago’s website at http://www.onesummerchicago.org/. Depending on the organization, the timeline for this year’s One Summer Chicago program will last from July 2, 2018 to August 10, 2018.

To be considered for a job with the program, you must complete and submit this application http://www.onesummerchicago.org/docs/OSC2018-REF.pdf by May 21st, 2018.

You may also reach the program at OneSummerChicago@cityofchicago.org or by calling 312.743.0208 for questions or additional information.

    One Summer Chicago
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel's One Summer Chicago brings together government institutions, community-based organizations and companies to offer over 31,000 employment and internship opportunities to youth and young adults ages 14 to 24.
    http://www.onesummerchicago.org

May 01

Chicago Park District opens registration for summer camps and programs

Jackson Park, 6401 S Stony Island Ave. will host football and baseball camps. The Midway Plaisance, 1130 Midway Plaisance, will host morning...

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...Park, 6401 S Stony Island Ave. will host football and baseball camps. The Midway Plaisance, 1130 Midway Plaisance, will host morning and afternoon play camps for children from ages 4 to 5. Washington...

...host morning and afternoon play camps for children from ages 4 to 5. Washington Park, 5531 S. Martin Luther King Dr., will host swim and football camps. Online registration is open at www.chicagoparkdistrict.com...

    Chicago Park District opens registration for summer camps and programs - hpherald.com
    FOR TWITTER: Summer youth camps and programs are open for registration at local @ChicagoParks: Jackson Park bit.ly/2HNgMxe; Midway Plaisance bit.ly/2I5cynJ; Washington Park bit.ly/2FxQ2Pi. Financial aid is available. #HydeParkChicago By AARON GETTINGER Staff Writer Walk-in registration for programming and summer camps at parks in the Chicago Park District are open.
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Apr 29

Loose Squares

Officer, no harm, no foul. “Not here my man, got to keep the corner clear.” I got two kids and a felony. Trying to provide. "Hey, love you, got a job to do. Be off this corner when I get back.” Can’t breathe.

Apr 25

Updated Apr 27

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  • If everyone do they’re part in reporting those who commit crimes in they’re area. Our neighborhood will be a safe place to live again. Stop turning a blind eye, because you can be the next victim.

Apr 27

Apr 26

Local girl missing

...reported to frequent the Woodlawn, Hyde Park and Kenwood neighborhoods, around 6400 S. Evans Ave., 6300 S. Blackstone Ave., 5600 S. Kimbark Ave. and 4400 S. Drexel Blvd...

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...grey, red and white “Air Max” gym shoes, and is reported to frequent the Woodlawn, Hyde Park and Kenwood neighborhoods, around 6400 S. Evans Ave., 6300 S. Blackstone Ave., 5600 S. Kimbark Ave. and...

...gym shoes, and is reported to frequent the Woodlawn, Hyde Park and Kenwood neighborhoods, around 6400 S. Evans Ave., 6300 S. Blackstone Ave., 5600 S. Kimbark Ave. and 4400 S. Drexel Blvd...

...Woodlawn, Hyde Park and Kenwood neighborhoods, around 6400 S. Evans Ave., 6300 S. Blackstone Ave., 5600 S. Kimbark Ave. and 4400 S. Drexel Blvd...

...neighborhoods, around 6400 S. Evans Ave., 6300 S. Blackstone Ave., 5600 S. Kimbark Ave. and 4400 S. Drexel Blvd.

    Local girl missing - hpherald.com
    By AARON GETTINGER Staff Writer Debria Jackson, a 14-year-old girl, has been reported missing by the Chicago Police Department. Jackson is African American, five feet seven inches tall, with black hair, brown eyes and a medium complexion. She has a scar on her left hand and wears a hearing aid.
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Apr 25

LSC election results for school in Hyde Park – Kenwood

Hyde Park Academy High School, 6220 S. Stony Island Ave.

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The following candidates won Local School Council elections at public schools in Hyde Park and Kenwood. They will serve two-year terms that begin on July 1.

Kenwood Academy High School, 5015 S. Blackstone Ave.

Bret Harte Elementary School, 1556 E. 56th St.

Kozminski Community Academy, 936 E. 54th St.

Murray Language Academy, 5335 S. Kenwood Ave.

Ray Elementary School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave.

Reavis Elementary Math & Science Specialty School, 834 E. 50th St.

Shoesmith Elementary School, 1330 E 50th St.

    LSC election results for school in Hyde Park - Kenwood - hpherald.com
    By AARON GETTINGER Staff Writer The following candidates won Local School Council elections at public schools in Hyde Park and Kenwood. They will serve two-year terms that begin on July 1. Hyde Park Academy High School, 6220 S. Stony Island Ave. Parent representatives: Joseph Lewis, Lorenzo Sanchez, Patrica Sanchez, Karen Stanford, Tiffany Johnson and Youlandra ...
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Apr 25

Jackson Park Advisory Council celebrates Earth Day with film screening

As part of the multiple Jackson Park Earth Day activities celebrated on April 21, the Jackson Park Advisory Council partnered with One Earth Film Festival and held a special environmental film screening, discussion and resource fair at the Jackson Park Field House, 6401 S. Stony Island.

    Jackson Park Advisory Council celebrates Earth Day with film screening - hpherald.com
    By GABRIELLA CRUZ-MARTÍNEZ Herald Intern As part of the multiple Jackson Park Earth Day activities celebrated on April 21, the Jackson Park Advisory Council partnered with One Earth Film Festival and held a special environmental film screening, discussion and resource fair at the Jackson Park Field House, 6401 S. Stony Island.
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