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City: Church inspections found no imminent threat

A 2011 structural engineering report ordered by the city found problems that needed to be fixed, but no “imminently hazardous conditions” at the historic South Loop church where a chunk of a stone gargoyle fell Thursday, killing a woman as she walked near the building with her boyfriend. Second Presbyterian Church, 1936 S. Michigan Ave., […]

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Emanuel announces new contract with city cops

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Thursday he has a reached a tentative agreement with the Fraternal Order of Police on a new contract for rank-and-file police officers. Full News here – Chicago Sun-Times

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1 dead, 4 wounded in city shootings

1 dead, 4 wounded in city shootings A man was shot on Wilcox Street near Pulaski Road about 1:15 a.m. and then dropped off here, at Mount Sinai Hospital. A man was shot on Wilcox Street near Pulaski Road about 1:15 a.m. and then dropped off here, at Mount Sinai Hospital. (Peter Nickeas … Full News […]

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4 dead, 13 wounded during city shootings

4 dead, 13 wounded during city shootings A shooting about 7:50 p.m. Saturday evening in the 1200 block of West 112th Street in th eMorgan park neighborhood onthe Far South Side wounded a 17-year-old male, according to Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala. The teen … Full News here – Read more on Chicago […]

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4 dead, 13 wounded during city shootings

4 dead, 13 wounded during city shootings A shooting about 7:50 p.m. Saturday evening in the 1200 block of West 112th Street in th eMorgan park neighborhood onthe Far South Side wounded a 17-year-old male, according to Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala. The teen … Full News here – Read more on Chicago […]

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Buffalo Grove named a safest city in IL

The Village of Buffalo Grove has been named the second safest city in the state by a real estate brokerage firm. All 10 cities on the list were in the suburbs. Other Northwest and West suburbs making the list included Geneva, 3, Bartlett, 4, Roselle, 5, Lisle, 6, Glen Ellyn, 7, Glenview, 8 and Libertyville, […]

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Inner city Chicago Little League makes history, crushes homers

Inner city Chicago Little League makes history, crushes homers Win or lose, youngsters from Chicago will leave a lasting impression on the Little League World Series. The Jackie Robinson West team is comprised of all African-American players. On Thursday, their league made its first appearance in 31 years in South … Full News here – Read […]

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Rooftop club owners sue city to block Wrigley Field plan

Owners of the rooftop clubs near Wrigley Field sued the city Thursday, seeking to block a city-backed plan that will allow the Cubs to expand the aging ballpark. Full News here – Chicago Sun-Times

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Chicago Red Stars vs. FC Kansas City – August 9, 2014 – Chicago Video

Chicago Red Stars vs. FC Kansas City August 9, 2014 – 8:00 PM ET Benedictine University Sports Complex – Lisle, Ill.

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Perception and reality of crime clash at City Council hearing

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said Friday there’s a “lag time” between the perception and reality of crime that, in New York City, took five years to eliminate.  The gap between perception and reality in Chicago could take even longer to narrow, if Friday’s City Council hearing was any indication.  Full News here – Chicago Sun-Times

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Clerk reissued more than 12,000 city stickers

Delivery problems blamed for arrival delaysThe Chicago city clerk’s office had to reprint and remail city stickers to more than 12,000 motorists this year because the stickers hadn’t arrived at residents’ homes long after they paid. Full News here – Chicago Breaking News

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Rapper Taylor Bennett on #SaveChicago and city violence

Kanye, Common, Twista, Chance, Louie, Keef, Herb, Lupe and Katie all make headlines and keep Chi-town hip-hop front and center. It looks like Taylor’s turn is next. He’s skipping college for the moment so he can work on more music and the nonviolence campaign #SaveChicago. Full News here – Chicago Sun-Times

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City Council approves renaming park for ex-Mayor Jane Byrne

The Chicago City Council passed an ordinance Wednesday memorializing the legacy of our forgotten mayor — the city’s only woman mayor — Jane M. Byrne. Full News here – Chicago Sun-Times

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Two charged with shooting death of Calumet City rapper

Two men have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a local rapper during a robbery Friday night in south suburban Calumet City. Full News here – WFLD – Crime

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E15 gasoline proposal goes nowhere at City Council hearing

A proposal to require scores of Chicago gas stations to install pumps for newer fuels with higher levels of ethanol went nowhere today after a nearly five-hour hearing today before the City Council Finance Committee. Full News here – Tribune News RSS Feed – Clout Street

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