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The POLICE CAPS BEAT 211 meeting.

The POLICE CAPS BEAT 211 meeting.

When: Monday November 13, 2017

Where : Illinois College of Optometry.
3240 S. Indiana Av. Room 1200.

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Who should attend: Public Meeting for the whole community.

Boundaries : 3100 - 3500 from
Dan Ryan to Lake Michigan .

This includes Lake Meadows and The GAP.
Hear about crime improvements on 35th street.

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South Side Staples: A Guide To The Staple Singers' Chicago

Dirty Thirties: Mavis and her siblings grew up at 506 E. 33rd St. in an area of Bronzeville they called the "Dirty Thirties," according to "I'll Take You There: Mavis Staples, the Staple Singers And the March Up Freedom's Highway," which is the year's One Book, One Chicago title.

...and Lou Rawls, among other successful, less famous musicians. The neighbors all attended Doolittle Elementary, 535 E. 35th St., and Dunbar High School, 3000 S. King Drive. Singing filled the neighborhood, Mavis said...

Mavis Staples and Bob Dylan will headline the first concert at Wintrust Arena, 200 E. Cermak Road, Friday night. Tickets can be bought here. The King Library, 3436 S. King Drive, will host a walking tour of Bronzeville's gospel history at 11 a.m. Saturday.

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...musicians. The neighbors all attended Doolittle Elementary, 535 E. 35th St., and Dunbar High School, 3000 S. King Drive. Singing filled the neighborhood, Mavis said...

The family lived in many places throughout the South Side including at 649 E. 89th St. and later on 103rd Street. They even lived at 14th Street and Ashland Avenue for...

...including at 649 E. 89th St. and later on 103rd Street. They even lived at 14th Street and Ashland Avenue for a spell while the kids were growing up, according to the biography. The homes...

...He managed to get a side gig as a gospel singer at Progressive Baptist Church, 3658 S. Wentworth in Armour Square. Around that time, Pops began teaching his kids Mavis, Pervis, Cleotha and...

87th and Vincennes: The Staples had known Martin Luther King Jr. since 1963, but three years later the...

Perv's House: Pervis Staples was the most restless member of the group, and departed the family band in the early '70s to go into business for himself. He had a number of ventures, including Perv's Music, an artist management firm and studio at 8125 S. Cottage Grove Ave.

But his most successful business was Perv's House, a sprawling nightclub at 914 E. 79th St. that was one of the most popular nightlife spots on the South Side.

Mavis Staples and Bob Dylan will headline the first concert at Wintrust Arena, 200 E. Cermak Road, Friday night. Tickets can be bought here. The King Library, 3436 S. King Drive, will host a walking tour of Bronzeville's gospel history at 11 a.m. Saturday.

    South Side Staples: A Guide To The Staple Singers' Chicago
    BRONZEVILLE - Gospel legend Mavis Staples - and her onetime boyfriend, also a famous singer - will officially open the new Wintrust Arena Friday, a building that could cast a shadow on the Staples' childhood home in Bronzeville.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

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    REVISION TO PERMIT # 100684990 TO CHANGE GC TO ATCHISON REMODELING COMPANY & PLUMBING CONTRACTOR TO SUPER T. PLUMBING AND GENERAL CONTRACTING INC

    3612 S. Ellis Ave. Issued October 24, 2017 Comment

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13 People Wounded In Chicago Shootings Since Friday

...a bullet in the South Side Oakland neighborhood. He was on the sidewalk in the 600 block of East 37th Street when someone in a dark-colored car fired shots, grazing his chin, police said. The...

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...the West Side. Two men were standing outside at 11:17 a.m. in the 1300 block of South Millard when a vehicle drove up and someone inside fired shots, according to Chicago Police. An...

...Side Fernwood neighborhood. He was standing on the front porch of a home in the 10000 block of South Parnell when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He had been struck in the...

...Park neighborhood. He was riding in a vehicle at 2:37 a.m. in the 600 block of North Drake when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He had been shot in the...

About 2 a.m., a 31-year-old man was shot in the East Garfield Park neighborhood. He was walking in the 3300 block of West Fulton when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He suffered a gunshot wound to his right leg and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.

...Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side. He was walking on the sidewalk in the 2300 block of North Central when a male robber, armed with a handgun, got out of a black SUV and...

...in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood. He was standing in an alley in the 2600 block of West Potomac when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He suffered gunshot wounds to his...

...old woman were shot as they stood on the porch of a home in the 6200 block of South Marshfield, police said. The man was struck in the head and the woman in the back...

    13 People Wounded In Chicago Shootings Since Friday
    CHICAGO (CBS) - The weekend's latest shooting happened Saturday morning in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. Two men were standing outside at 11:17 a.m. in the 1300 block of South Millard when a vehicle drove up and someone inside fired shots, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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14 Wounded in Shootings Across Chicago

At 9:45 p.m., a 34-year-old man was shot when a dark colored sedan pulled up and an occupant fired at him. The incident, which occurred in the 600 block of East 37th Street, left the man with a graze wound to his chin, and he was admitted to Mercy Hospital in stable condition, police said.

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...shot when a vehicle pulled up to them and an occupant opened fire in the 1300 block of South Millard late Saturday morning. An 18-year-old man was shot in the shoulder, and a...

Two people were standing on a porch when they were shot in the 6200 block of South Marshfield at approximately 9:32 p.m., police said. A 23-year-old man was shot in the head and is in serious condition at Stroger. A 25-year-old woman was shot in the back and is also in serious condition at Stroger.

A 42-year-old man was standing in an alley in the 2600 block of West Potomac at approximately 12:39 a.m. when he was shot in the right knee and left elbow. He was taken to St. Mary’s in stable condition, according to police.

A 21-year-old man was walking in the 2300 block of North Central at approximately 12:42 a.m. when a man got out of a black SUV...

At 2 a.m., a 31-year-old man was shot while walking on a sidewalk in the 3300 block of West Fulton. The man was taken to Mt. Sinai in stable condition with a gunshot wound to his right leg, police said.

In the 600 block of North Drake at approximately 2:37 a.m., a 24-year-old man was shot while riding in a vehicle. He was taken to West Suburban in stable condition with a gunshot wound to his back, according to police.

A 21-year-old man was shot while standing on a porch in the 10000 block of South Parnell at approximately 2:44 a.m., police said. He was taken to Christ Hospital in serious condition with a gunshot wound to his back.

    14 Wounded in Shootings Across Chicago
    It's been a violent start to the weekend in Chicago, as 14 people have been wounded in shootings across the city. No fatalities have been reported as of Saturday afternoon, according to police. Three people were shot during an argument in the 800 block of West Jackson, including the alleged gunman.
    https://www.nbcchicago.com

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3 shot at Taco Burrito King in Greektown

...about 9:45 p.m. Friday, police said. He was on the sidewalk in the 600 block of East 37th Street when someone in a dark-colored sedan opened fire, police said. The man was taken...

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Chicago Police officers responded to the 800 block of West Jackson Boulevard just after 4:20 a.m., police said. The offender was among those shot, police said. 

...Side just before 2:45 a.m. Saturday, police said. He was outside in the 10000 block of South Parnell Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ...

...West Side just before 2:40 a.m., police said. He heard shots in the 600 block of North Drake Avenue and realized he was hit. He went in a private vehicle to West Suburban Medical...

...about 2 a.m. Saturday, police said. He was walking on the sidewalk in the 3300 block of West Fulton Boulevard when he heard gunfire and realized he was shot, police said. He went in a...

...about 12:40 a.m., police said. He was standing in an alley in the 2600 block of West Potomac Avenue when he heard gunfire and realized he was hit. He was taken to Presence Saints...

...neighborhood on the Northwest Side, police said. He was walking down the sidewalk in the 2300 block of North Central Avenue when a gunman got out of a black SUV and demanded his money and cell...

...said. A man, 23, and a woman, 25, were on a front porch in the 6200 block of South Marshfield Avenue when they heard gunfire and realized they were hit. The man was taken to Stroger...

A 25-year-old man was shot in the Englewood neighborhood in the 6000 block of South Union Avenue on Friday afternoon. He was outside shortly after 4:15 p.m. when he heard shots and felt pain in his legs. He was taken in good condition to Stroger Hospital, police said.

Two men were wounded in a shooting in the Lawndale neighborhood around 2:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of South Spaulding Avenue, police said. A 26-year-old man was shot in both legs, and a 24-year-old man suffered wounds to a foot. Both were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, police said.

A 17-year-old boy was shot Thursday at about p.m. in the 600 block of North Lavergne Avenue. Instead of going immediately for treatment, he waited till Friday and made his way to...

    Double shooting in Lawndale on West Side
    Two people were wounded Friday afternoon in a shooting on the West Side in the city's Lawndale neighborhood, Chicago police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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