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Youth plea for end to violence

12.08.2014 News

Students at Austin’s Banner Academy held a press conference Friday to push for peace.

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New Cook County commissioner takes office

12.07.2014 News

Richard Boykin represents the 1st District, and Adam Salzman, an Oak Park village trustee, is his policy director.

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Health fair Saturday will help residents learn about Obamacare

12.05.2014 Community

Free screenings and demonstrations also available at the free event, which will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hartgrove Hospital, 5730 W. Roosevelt Road.

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Town hall set for tonight

12.04.2014 Community

Local residents will discuss Chicago’s response to Ferguson from 6 to 8 p.m. at Greater St. John Bible Church, 1256 N. Waller.

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Twelve candidates seeking the 29th Ward seat

12.03.2014 News

Only two other of the city’s 50 wards had more people submitting their petitions for the Feb. 24th election.

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Holiday concert Saturday

12.03.2014 Community

The Westside Instructional String and Harp program will perform from 12 to 1 p.m. Dec. 6 at Garfield Park Golden Dome, 100 N. Central Park.

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Five candidates file for 37th Ward race

12.02.2014 News

Leroy Duncan, Maretta Brown-Miller, Otis Percy and Tara Stamps are challenging Ald. Emma Mitts.

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Don’t miss Austin’s 10th annual holiday parade and tree lighting

11.30.2014 Community

The parade starts at 6 p.m. Dec. 4th at the corner of Madison and Cicero, and the tree lighting is set for 7:15 p.m. outside the 15th District police station, 5701 W. Madison.

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Forgiveness is key to being happy

11.27.2014 Opinion

Our columnist John W. Fountain III gives thanks today for his father and the lessons he still teaches.

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West Side youth to appear in Thanksgiving parade

11.26.2014 Community

Watch the Chicago West Community Music Center from 8 to 11 a.m. Thursday.

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