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25 Chicago coffee shops serving up great coffee and character

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1439 W. 18th St., 312-455-0019

1750 W. Division St., 773-278-2739

2530 N. Clark St., 773-687-8078

1501 W. Morse Ave., 773-338-0256

305 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-855-9163

1259 W. Devon Ave., 773-654-1589

5938 N. Broadway, 773-654-1444

2035 N. Western Ave., 773-904-8177

3123 N. Broadway, 773-348-8058

2959 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-245-3005

755 W. 32nd St., 312-888-3468

2212 N. Clybourn Ave., 773-360-7591

5317 N. Clark St., 773-989-5674

1039 W. Granville Ave., 773-764-0400

1117 W. Belmont Ave., 773-360-7553

6032 W. Irving Park Road, 773-853-2261

5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-966-7531

5501 W. Irving Park Road, 773-930-3693

6764 N. Sheridan Road, 773-761-8100

112 N. Green St., 312-754-0431

    25 Chicago coffee shops serving up great coffee and character
    Chicago is a blessedly caffeinated city, not just thanks to the plethora of coffee behemoths planted on every corner-hello, Starbucks and Peet's-but also thanks to the lovely local coffee shops that adorn our city storefronts.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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Oct 15

South Side congregants launch robotics training, plant to generate jobs, hope

Over the years, Apostolic also expanded its church on 63rd Street and Dorchester Avenue to accommodate its growing membership.

    South Side congregants launch robotics training, plant to generate jobs, hope
    Trista Bonds, a robotics engineer, once felt a tinge of guilt for helping companies replace factory workers with machines. Living on Chicago's South Side, where industries have come and gone, she saw the debilitating effects of unemployment firsthand - drug abuse, poverty, and crime.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 14

Restaurant openings: Pizza, poke and Pop's Italian Beef & Sausage

WOODLAWN — Leon Finney, Jr. announced that he will be opening LEON’s Bar-B-Q Restaurant the day before Thanksgiving, after Denzel Washington came looking for the restaurant earlier this month, according to ABC 7. 1528 E. 63rd St.

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...a prepared food section where customers can package up food to take home and reheat. 3409 N. Broadway, 773-661-6384, miltsei.com

...and poke? We don’t know and we don’t care, but we’re excited. 926 W. Diversey Pkwy, 773-880-8052

NEAR NORTH — Chicago will be getting its own Bounce Sporting Club next month. The New York-based upscale sports lounge and club will feature brunch, dinner and cocktail menus. 324 W. Chicago Ave.

...tartine, made with smoked catfish, cheese and deviled egg, and a fried green tomato sandwich. 1745 W. North Ave., 773-360-1793, www.thedeltachicago.com

LINCOLN PARK — Nighthawk: AM will be opening next month and serving up egg sandwiches, biscuits and read-to-eat cookie doughs, Eater reported. The restaurant is focused on take-out, will not serve alcohol and will be open late. 2273 N. Lincoln Ave.

...into sandwiches, they also have hot dogs, jalapeno poppers, mac and cheese bites and shakes. 157 W. North Ave., 312-265-0232, www.popsbeef.com

WEST LOOP — Aiming to celebrate the Maxwell Street immigrant tradition, Regard to Edith is serving up pork chop sandwiches, supper platters and seasonal items. 326 N. Morgan St., 312-763-6564, https://www.regardstoedith.com/

    Restaurant openings: Pizza, poke and Pop's Italian Beef & Sausage
    LAKEVIEW EAST - A Jewish baseball museum, deli-style food and a staff made up of young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities come together at Milt's Extra Innings. The restaurant, south of Milt's BBQ for the Perplexed, will be offering certified kosher food like deli meats, salads, and a prepared food section where customers can package up food to take home and reheat.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 14

Oct 13

South Side congregants launch robotics training, plant

Over the years, Apostolic also expanded its church on 63rd Street and Dorchester Avenue to accommodate its growing membership.

    South Side congregants launch robotics training, plant
    Trista Bonds, a robotics engineer, once felt a tinge of guilt for helping companies replace factory workers with machines. Living on Chicago's South Side, where industries have come and gone, she saw the debilitating effects of unemployment firsthand - drug abuse, poverty, and crime.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Oct 11

Denzel Washington Viral Video Leads Leon's BBQ To Reopen In Woodlawn

Finney said after the video got people talking about Leon’s again, the family decided to reopen the Woodlawn location at 1528 E. 63rd St., which had closed in 2010.

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He said since Washington was close to 82nd Street and Harper Avenue at the time, so he could have been looking for the locations that used to be at 8259 S. Cottage Grove Ave. or 1640 E. 79th Street.

He said since Washington was close to 82nd Street and Harper Avenue at the time, so he could have been looking for the locations that used to be at 8259 S. Cottage Grove Ave. or 1640 E. 79th Street.

He said since Washington was close to 82nd Street and Harper Avenue at the time, so he could have been looking for the locations that used to be at 8259 S. Cottage Grove Ave. or 1640 E. 79th Street.

There are still Leon's restaurants at 4550 S. Archer Ave. and 3309 E. 106th St. run by former employees.

There are still Leon's restaurants at 4550 S. Archer Ave. and 3309 E. 106th St. run by former employees.

    Denzel Washington Viral Video Leads Leon's BBQ To Reopen In Woodlawn
    WOODLAWN - A viral video of Denzel Washington getting lost on the South Side as he searched for a long-closed barbecue restaurant has convinced the owner to reopen the Woodlawn location. Rev. Leon Finney Jr., whose father started Leon's Barbecue in 1940, said Washington tipped the scales towards reopening several of the old locations as the family debated whether to get back into the restaurant business.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

Oct 10

Denzel Washington Prompts A Chicago Barbecue to Announce a New Location

...owner of Leon’s announced plans to open a new location on Nov. 22 at 1528 E. 63rd Street in Woodlawn...

...tuned as Leon’s is scheduled to open on Nov. 22 near the corner of 63rd Street and Stony Island Avenue...

    Denzel Washington Prompts A Chicago Barbecue to Announce a New Location
    Last week, actor Denzel Washington was seen driving around Chicago in search of Leon's BBQ, a two-location chain founded in 1940 on the city's South Side. Washington, an Oscar-winning actor known for movies including Malcolm X, Training Day, and Remember The Titans, couldn't find the restaurant he remembered eating at as a child.
    https://chicago.eater.com

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Around the Neighborhood

Mount Carmel High School will have open houses on the Sundays of Oct. 29 and Nov. 19. For a shadow day, log on to www.mchs.org.admissions. The school is located at 6410 S. Dante Ave. Call (773) 324-1020.

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The Art Institute is located at 116 S. Michigan Ave. Log on to www.artic.edu.

...7 p.m. at the Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii, in the basement at 1220 W. Lexington St. The meetings are closed format, meaning they are for people with drinking problems or AA...

...offers those ages 12 through 18 a safe and relaxing atmosphere at its Youth Center, 3528 S. Hermitage Ave. Teens can get help with homework, play sports, and interact with other teens. The center...

Cardenas joined a recent block party on 39th Place and California Avenue and spoke with residents about City services, his alley safety program, and school funding. He also joined the Sam Colonna Boxing students in sparring. 

Chicago a cappella will present Funny, That Doesn’t Sound Jewish, a concert of music from Jewish composers, on Saturday, Oct. 14, at 8 p.m. at K.A.M. Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd. Call (773) 281-7820.

...art spots includes performance art and shopping opportunities. Admission is free. Begin your tour at 2003 S. Halsted St. For more information, call (312) 432-1995...

Chicago Hope Academy college prep will host an open house on Saturday, Nov. 18 and 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Call (312) 491-1600 or log on to chicagohopeacademy.org. The school is at 2189 W. Bowler St.

Chicago Children’s Theatre is performing A Year With Frog & Toad through Sunday, Oct. 29, at the Station, 100 S. Racine Ave. Join the cheerful frog and grumpy toad on a trip filled with adventure and music.

The Lighthouse is at 1850 W. Roosevelt Rd. Call (312) 666-1331.

Chicago Women’s Park and Gardens’ advisory council meets the Tuesdays of Oct. 10 and Dec. 5. The park is located at 1801 S. Indiana Ave. Call (312) 328-0821.

...on Wednesday, Nov. 8, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Loyola University Law School, 25 E. Pearson St. Sessions are $40 each. Call (312) 804-3230 or email tom@civiclab.us...

Daley Plaza Market, 50 W. Washington St., 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday, now through Oct. 26.

Edens Place Farmers Market, Fuller Park, 4911 S. Shields Ave., 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, now through Oct. 14.

Green City Market, 115 S. Sangamon St., Saturday, now through Oct. 28.

Pilsen Community Market, 1800 S. Halsted St., 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, now through Oct. 29.

De La Salle is at 3434 S. Michigan Ave. Call (312) 842-7355.

First Defense Legal Aid, 5100 W. Harrison St., provides representation to people in custody. For more information, call (773) 434-4162.

Glessner House Museum, 1800 S. Prairie Ave., will celebrate Halloween with haunted tours of Prairie Avenue on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 27...

First Trinity Chicago Lutheran Church Community Center welcomes donations of clothing, shoes, and hygiene items. Volunteers take donations on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon. The church is located at 643 W. 31st St. Call (312) 842-7390.

Grace Place, 637 S. Dearborn St., will host Music @ Grace on Thursday, Oct. 12, featuring Roosevelt University piano students. Call (312) 922-1426 for time.

Greater West Town Partnership, 500 N. Sacramento Blvd., offers job placement and training programs in wood products manufacturing and shipping and receiving. Call (312) 563-9570.

The Growing Solutions farm stand featuring food trucks is open every Wednesday from now through Nov. 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 2201 W. Campbell Park Dr. Log on to www.jmtf.org.

Intercultural Montessori Language School will have an open house on Wednesday, Nov. 8. Call (312) 265-1514 for the Chicago campus, 114 S. Racine Ave., or (708)

848-6626 for the Oak Park campus, 301 S. Ridgeland Ave., email admissions@interculturalmontessori.org, or log on to www.interculturalmontessori.org.

New members get a free assessment and free registration ($250 value) if signing up for a six- or 12-month contract at Mathnasium of Chicago-West Loop, the math learning center for youngsters, at 8 S. Peoria St. Call (407) 454-7419 and mention Gazette Chicago.

...incoming freshman placement test Saturday, Dec. 2, at 8 a.m. The school is at 3737 W. 99th St. Call (773) 881-6566, or log on to www.mothermcauley.org...

Fans will gather at Mercy Home again on Bank of America Chicago Marathon day, Sunday, October 8, as the home holds its annual cheer station party, 1140 W. Jackson Blvd. The event will feature music, food, and kids’ entertainment. Call (312) 738-7560.

The park is at 37th Street and Archer Avenue.

Merit School of Music, 38 S. Peoria St., invites children and their parents or caregivers to gather the second Monday of every month at 11 a.m. for a free Storytime early childhood music class. Dates are Oct. 9, Nov. 13, and Dec. 11.

...century Renaissance composers Josquin, Byrd, Lassos, and Guerrero in original polyphony. The monastery is at 3111 S. Aberdeen St. Call (773) 927-7424...

Northerly Island, 1521 S. Linn White Dr., will offer free after-school archery field trips to groups of ten to 45 participants...

...hours, the area has video surveillance and a seating area. The station is located at 943 W. Maxwell St., and parking is available...

The Plant, a facility home to farm and food-producing businesses, hosts an indoor farmers market at 1400 W. 46th St. the first Saturday of every month from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Go on tours of the Plant at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. For information, log on to PlantChicago.org/market.

Public Narrative, 600 S. Michigan Ave., offers courses in various locations on topics including social media, communication plans, podcasting, search engine optimization, and analytics. Call (312) 369-6400.

Park 571, home of the Eleanor St. Boathouse at 2828 S. Eleanor St., and the Park Advisory Council are sponsoring a community rummage sale on Saturday, Oct. 14...

...exhibit, Nowhere People, running now through Saturday, Dec. 2, at Roosevelt University’s Gage Gallery, 18 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, tells the story. The exhibition by photographer Greg Constantine features 39 black-and-white...

...2, Music, Music, Music on Saturday, Oct. 14, at 7:30 p.m., Sauris Auditorium, 4510 S. Wallace Ave. Dinner begins at 5:30 p.m. Tickets for dinner and the concert are $30...

Rush is at 600 S. Paulina St. Call (312) 942-7100.

St. James Catholic Church will hold a celebratory Blue Mass in honor of police officers on Sunday, Oct. 15, at the St James Parish Hall at 2907 S. Wabash Ave. Principal celebrant will be the Rev. John Edmunds. Enjoy Octoberfest food and refreshments immediately following the Mass.

The St. John Paul II Newman Center at the University of Illinois at Chicago will host Oktoberfest @ Newman Friday, Oct. 20, from 6 p.m. to midnight at 700 S. Morgan St. Enjoy food, beer, wine, apple cider, and a raffle. Call (312) 226-1880.

St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, 2108 W. 21st St., (773) 847-6458, offers family counseling, including pre-marriage classes and marriage counseling. The soup kitchen welcomes gifts of cups, paper products, plates, silverware, napkins, paper towels, and toilet paper. Call (773) 847-6458.

Saint Ignatius is located at 1076 W. Roosevelt Rd. Call (312) 421-5900 or log on to www.ignatius.org.

The school is at 247 W. 23rd St. Call (312) 326-2837 or log on to www.sttheresechicago.org.

San Miguel School Chicago will expand its programs and open the San Miguel Community Center. Attend a free open house on Saturday, Oct. 7, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with food, activities, and tours. Call (773) 890-0233. The school is located at 1949 W. 48th St. 

Santa Lucia School has hired Mark Chamberlain to teach science, technology, math, and computers and Samantha Sheppard to teach physical education. The school is at 3017 S. Wells St. Call (312) 326-1839.

The shrine will host its 17th annual Lost Child Pilgrimage for those grieving the loss of a child on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Speaker will be the Rev. Richard Fragomeni, rector of the shrine. Cost is $25. Call (312) 421-3757. The shrine is located at 1224 W. Lexington St.

...the University of Chicago, on display now through Sunday, Dec. 17. The gallery is at 5500 S. Greenwood Ave. Call (773) 702-0200...

...music alumni activities will be held from 10:30 to 4:30 p.m. at 1040 W. Harrison St. A reception will be held at 5 p.m. at 1044 W. Harrison St. A...

...at 1040 W. Harrison St. A reception will be held at 5 p.m. at 1044 W. Harrison St. A celebration dinner will be held at 7 p.m. at Francesca’s at 1400...

...St. A celebration dinner will be held at 7 p.m. at Francesca’s at 1400 W. Taylor St. Call (312) 355-0480...

Taylor-Lauridsen Park, 704 W. 42nd St., will host a Halloween Party on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  The fee is $3/child and includes pumpkins, crafts, games, and inflatables.  Participants should wear costumes. Call (312) 747-6729.

Frances Xavier Warde School will host Preschool and Kindergarten Information Night Thursday, Oct. 12, and Thursday, Oct. 26, at 120 S. Desplaines St. Log on to www.fxw.org.

    Gazette Chicago " Around the Neighborhood
    October 6, 2017 From Sunday, Oct. 8, through Sunday, Jan. 7, the Art Institute of Chicago will present the first North American exhibition devoted to Brazilian artist Tarsila do Amaral. The Art Institute is located at 116 S. Michigan Ave. Log on to www.artic.edu. Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are held every Thursday at 7 p.m.
    http://www.gazettechicago.com

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  • Hearing Is Learning

    Ms. Clark is asking for $340.09:
    My students need 25 headphones to facilitate their individual technology learning resources.
    Carnegie Elementary School Comment

Oct 04

Hyde Park Historical Society to host writing contest for school’s in the neighborhood

...E. 56th St.; Edmond Burke Elementary School, 5356 S. King Dr.; Andrew Carnegie Elementary School; 1414 E. 61st Place; Murray Elementary School, 5335 S. Kenwood Ave.; Ray Elementary School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave.; Reavis...

...51st St.; Hales Franciscan High School, 4930 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; Hyde Park High School, 6220 S. Stony Island Ave.; Kenwood High School, 5015 S. Blackstone Ave.; Kenwood Academic Center, 4959 S. Blackstone Ave.; Mt...

...5015 S. Blackstone Ave.; Kenwood Academic Center, 4959 S. Blackstone Ave.; Mt. Carmel High School, 6410 S. Dante Ave.; Bronzeville Scholastic High School, 4934 S. Wabash Ave.; and the University of Chicago Lab School...

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In celebration of its 40th Year Anniversary, the Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave., is asking principals and teachers from all schools in the Hyde Park, Kenwood and Woodlawn...

Principals are asked to submit their school’s five best stories, in good condition, to the Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce, 1715 E. 55th Street, Unit B, Chicago, IL 60615, no later than Thursday, Oct. 19.

The schools eligible to participate in the contest include: Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School, 5235 S. Cornell Ave.; The Ancona School, 4770 S. Dorchester Ave.; Brett Harte Elementary School, 1556 E. 56th St...

...the contest include: Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School, 5235 S. Cornell Ave.; The Ancona School, 4770 S. Dorchester Ave.; Brett Harte Elementary School, 1556 E. 56th St.; Edmond Burke Elementary School, 5356 S. King...

...5235 S. Cornell Ave.; The Ancona School, 4770 S. Dorchester Ave.; Brett Harte Elementary School, 1556 E. 56th St.; Edmond Burke Elementary School, 5356 S. King Dr.; Andrew Carnegie Elementary School; 1414 E. 61st...

...S. Dorchester Ave.; Brett Harte Elementary School, 1556 E. 56th St.; Edmond Burke Elementary School, 5356 S. King Dr.; Andrew Carnegie Elementary School; 1414 E. 61st Place; Murray Elementary School, 5335 S. Kenwood Ave...

...5356 S. King Dr.; Andrew Carnegie Elementary School; 1414 E. 61st Place; Murray Elementary School, 5335 S. Kenwood Ave.; Ray Elementary School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave.; Reavis Elementary School, 834 E. 50th St.; Shoesmith...

...School; 1414 E. 61st Place; Murray Elementary School, 5335 S. Kenwood Ave.; Ray Elementary School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave.; Reavis Elementary School, 834 E. 50th St.; Shoesmith Elementary School, 1330 E. 50th St.; Chicago...

...School, 5335 S. Kenwood Ave.; Ray Elementary School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave.; Reavis Elementary School, 834 E. 50th St.; Shoesmith Elementary School, 1330 E. 50th St.; Chicago Free School, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd...

...School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave.; Reavis Elementary School, 834 E. 50th St.; Shoesmith Elementary School, 1330 E. 50th St.; Chicago Free School, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd.; St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S...

...School, 834 E. 50th St.; Shoesmith Elementary School, 1330 E. 50th St.; Chicago Free School, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd.; St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S. Woodlawn Ave.; Walter Dyett High School, 555 E...

...50th St.; Chicago Free School, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd.; St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S. Woodlawn Ave.; Walter Dyett High School, 555 E. 51st St.; Hales Franciscan High School, 4930 S. Cottage...

...Park Blvd.; St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S. Woodlawn Ave.; Walter Dyett High School, 555 E. 51st St.; Hales Franciscan High School, 4930 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; Hyde Park High School, 6220 S...

...S. Woodlawn Ave.; Walter Dyett High School, 555 E. 51st St.; Hales Franciscan High School, 4930 S. Cottage Grove Ave.; Hyde Park High School, 6220 S. Stony Island Ave.; Kenwood High School, 5015 S. Blackstone...

...Cottage Grove Ave.; Hyde Park High School, 6220 S. Stony Island Ave.; Kenwood High School, 5015 S. Blackstone Ave.; Kenwood Academic Center, 4959 S. Blackstone Ave.; Mt. Carmel High School, 6410 S. Dante Ave...

...6220 S. Stony Island Ave.; Kenwood High School, 5015 S. Blackstone Ave.; Kenwood Academic Center, 4959 S. Blackstone Ave.; Mt. Carmel High School, 6410 S. Dante Ave.; Bronzeville Scholastic High School, 4934 S. Wabash...

...S. Blackstone Ave.; Mt. Carmel High School, 6410 S. Dante Ave.; Bronzeville Scholastic High School, 4934 S. Wabash Ave.; and the University of Chicago Lab School, 5835 S. Kimbark Ave...

...Bronzeville Scholastic High School, 4934 S. Wabash Ave.; and the University of Chicago Lab School, 5835 S. Kimbark Ave.

    Hyde Park Historical Society to host writing contest for school's in the neighborhood - hpherald.com
    By JOSEPH PHILLIPS Staff Writer In celebration of its 40th Year Anniversary, the Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave., is asking principals and teachers from all schools in the Hyde Park, Kenwood and Woodlawn neighborhoods to ask their students, in all grades, to participate in a
    http://hpherald.com

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  • Let's Make Learning Comfortable!

    Ms. GIPSON is asking for $607.27:
    My students need a classroom rug to help create a classroom community during class meeting and whole group times.
    Carnegie Elementary School Comment

Sep 29

  • A Rug for Readers

    Ms. S. is asking for $623.68:
    My students need a classroom rug and a pocket chart stand.
    Carnegie Elementary School Comment

Sep 28

What's in a cup? Chicago specialty roasters showcase sips in all shades of black

6100 S. Blackstone Ave., 773-627-5058

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1439 W. 18th St., 312-455-0019

1750 W. Division St., 773-278-2739

2530 N. Clark St., 773-687-8078

1501 W. Morse Ave., 773-338-0256

305 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-855-9163

1259 W. Devon Ave., 773-654-1589

5938 N. Broadway, 773-654-1444

2035 N. Western Ave., 773-904-8177

3123 N. Broadway, 773-348-8058

2959 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-245-3005

755 W. 32nd St., 312-888-3468

2212 N. Clybourn Ave., 773-360-7591

5317 N. Clark St., 773-989-5674

1039 W. Granville Ave., 773-764-0400

1117 W. Belmont Ave., 773-360-7553

6032 W. Irving Park Road, 773-853-2261

5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-966-7531

5501 W. Irving Park Road, 773-930-3693

6764 N. Sheridan Road, 773-761-8100

112 N. Green St., 312-754-0431

6730 N. Clark St., 872-241-9111

205 E. 18th St., 929-263-2473

1812 W. Montrose Ave., 773-769-2000

2521 W. Chicago Ave., 773-384-7827

    What's in a cup? Chicago specialty roasters showcase sips in all shades of black
    For many, morning coffee is part of the routine-part of waking up. You don't think; you just drink. Still, the expectations for a cup of joe have risen in the last decade. The Starbucks empire helped bring coffee that's a cut above Folgers or Maxwell House to the masses, said Fairgrounds Coffee founder Michael Schultz.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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Updated Sep 25

Local Football League Fears Relocation Due To Obama Library

Coach Ernest Radcliffe got emotional as he looked out at the field Sunday afternoon, located at 61st and Stony Island.

    Local Football League Fears Relocation Due To Obama Library
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A community football league could be playing its last homecoming game at Jackson Park, as that's where the Obama Presidential Library is set to be built. Coach Ernest Radcliffe got emotional as he looked out at the field Sunday afternoon, located at 61st and Stony Island.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

  • Bronzeville Curmudgeon Bronzeville Conservator

    The Obama's and their University of Chicago controlled Presidential Library Center want to futher disrupt the daily lives of lower income Southside residents, by taking public land for private use without a legally binding Community Benefit Agreement(CBA)!!!!

    It is an abomination and an insidious spatial deconcentration land grab!

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Sep 22

Jackson Park community football team to host homecoming game on Sunday

The Jackson Park community football team known as the Wolfpack will host its annual homecoming game on Sunday, Sept. 24. The Wolfpack is referring to the game as its “last ride” on the field at 61st and Stony Island Ave.

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...side of Stony Island Avenue between 59th to 60th streets, and then for areas between Stony Island Avenue and Cornell Avenue running south...

    Jackson Park community football team to host homecoming game on Sunday - hpherald.com
    By TONIA HILL Staff Writer The Jackson Park community football team known as the Wolfpack will host its annual homecoming game on Sunday, Sept. 24. The Wolfpack is referring to the game as its "last ride" on the field at 61st and Stony Island Ave.
    http://hpherald.com

Sep 22

Jackson Park Community Football Team Holds What They Fear Will Be Their Final Homecoming Game On Field Where Obama Library Set To Be Built

The Wolfpack is a community football team that plays on the field in Jackson Park where the Obama Library will be located, at 61st and Stony Island.

    The Beachwood Reporter - Jackson Park Community Football Team Holds What They Fear Will Be Their Final Homecoming Game On Field Where Obama Library Set To Be Built
    The Wolfpack is a member of the Obama Library CBA Coalition, which is led by the Bronzeville Regional Collective (BRC), Kenwood Oakland Community Org. (KOCO), Prayer and Action Collective (PAC), Southside Together Organizing Power (STOP) - with Chicago Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights.
    http://www.beachwoodreporter.com

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