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Backpack giveaway Saturday

08.30.2014 Community

Organizers of the event, held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Truth & Deliverance International Ministries at 3 S. Laramie, hope to build excitement about the new school year and encourage everyone to stay safe.

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Anti-violence vigil set for Friday

08.28.2014 Community

Congressman Danny K. Davis and dozens of West Side groups and churches are sponsoring the 6:30 p.m. event at the Garfield Park Band Shell.

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Peace festival Saturday

08.28.2014 Community

From 12 to 6 p.m., join others at Bethel Lutheran Church, 130 N. Keeler Ave.

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Back-to-school fun fest Saturday

08.28.2014 Community

The 4th annual event will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Loretto Hospital.

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Community health fair Aug. 28

08.26.2014 Community

The free event, sponsored by the Chicago Department of Public Health, will be held from noon to 3 p.m. at 4800 W. Chicago Ave.

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Natural hair and fashion show this Saturday

08.20.2014 Community

The third annual event will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 23 at the Ed Bailey/Leola Spann Community Garden, 5840 W. Chicago Ave.

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Free tutoring available to K-6 students

08.18.2014 Community

Informational meetings will be held Aug. 19th and 26th in Austin, and Aug. 21st in Oak Park.

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Get involved in upcoming local elections

08.15.2014 Community

The Westside branch of the NAACP will hold workshops Aug. 18 and 20 about how to run for office.

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Reading initiative kicks off Thursday

08.13.2014 Community

Books will be given away at Congressman Danny Davis’ annual back-to-school picnic Saturday at Columbus Park.

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Juvenile justice workshop held tonight

08.11.2014 Community

The free event will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Austin branch of the Chicago Public Library, 5416 W. Race St.

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