Church holds workshop to fight domestic violence

by T.J. Kremer III on October 30, 2014

Every day, the Chicago Police Department receives 20 to 40 reports of domestic violence from the West Side’s 11th and 15th Districts.

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Should pastors get involved in politics?

10.30.2014 Opinion

Ministers must be careful, or they risk getting their churches in trouble with the IRS and hurting their community, writes West Side advocate Valerie Leonard.

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Free Halloween party Friday

10.29.2014 Community

The 4th annual event is for 4 to 9 year olds, and a parent must accompany each child.

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New project has Austin school growing green

10.28.2014 News

The Space to Grow initiative at George Leland Elementary creates outdoor space that benefits West Siders’ health and the environment.

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Austin farmers market will share in federal grant

10.26.2014 Community

The final markets of the 2014 season will be held this week. Columbus Park will be Tuesday, La Follette Park Wednesday and Austin Town Hall Thursday.

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Community session set for Saturday

10.24.2014 Community

The free event will be held 3 p.m. Oct. 25 at Kingdom Word Church, 4339 W. Division St.

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Free financial worshop held this weekend

10.23.2014 Community

The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 25 at Bethel New Life, 1140 N. Lamon.

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Boy Scouts return to Austin

10.22.2014 Community

West Side youth now have the opportunity to experience the long tradition of scouting.

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Austin High School celebrates homecoming

10.21.2014 Community

Our partners at the Austin Weekly News report about the week of events, which ended with the football game.

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Early voting for Nov. 4 election starts today

10.20.2014 News

Chicago residents may cast their ballots the next few weeks in one of 51 sites.

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