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Free movie tonight at Columbus Park

06.27.2014 Community

Michael Jackson’s This is It will be shown starting at about 8:30 p.m.

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Outdoor performance Friday

06.26.2014 Community

The Westside Health Authority sponsors its second annual community stage.

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Leland School gets new outdoor space

06.26.2014 News

It’s one of four citywide that’s a Space to Grow pilot project, sponsored by Openlands and the Healthy Schools Campaign.

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Rep. La Shawn Ford says he was targeted by prosecutors

06.25.2014 News

In a recent court filing reported by the Chicago Tribune, the Austin lawmaker asks for the case to be dismissed.

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PCC Austin sells fruits, vegetables on Fridays this summer

06.24.2014 Community

It’s one of several farmers markets that have started on the West Side.

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Parents of 16-year-old basketball player to be honored

06.23.2014 News

Jermaine Cullum Jr.’s mom and dad donated his organs after he collapsed at a tournament last month.

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Community advocates want to see new life in closed schools

06.20.2014 News

Four Austin buildings remain empty as CPS decides what to do.

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West Side children visit their dads in prison

06.19.2014 Community

Last weekend’s trip to the Sheridan Correctional Center highlights the importance of kids maintaining contact with their incarcerated parents.

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Free summer activities starting for youth

06.18.2014 Community

The Chicago Public Schools’ Safe Haven and LunchStop programs run through early August.

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Is politricks killing our community?

06.17.2014 Opinion

West Sider Renna Thomas wants fellow residents to demand more of elected officials.

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