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Missing Juvenile: Azzary Colon

Date: 
05/19/2018
AColon

Azzary Colon, 14, is missing. She was last seen about 3 a.m. on May 19 at 3000 W. Armitage, in Humboldt Park. 

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Burglary alerts for East Village

Date: 
05/15/2018
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Several burglaries in East Village during April and May have caused the Chicago Police Department's 12th District to issue an alert to the community.

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Libraries

A Game for Everyone: Humboldt Park Chess Program seeks to draw women, men, boys and girls of all ages

By: 
Rob Reid
Date: 
05/12/2018
Chessboard-Reid

This past fall, Humboldt Park Branch of the Chicago Public Library launched a weekend chess program intended to draw players at all levels. Inspired by the success

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Business News

Target hires team to open small-format Wicker Park store

Date: 
05/15/2018
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Target's opening of their Chicago area's 84th store at 1664 W. Division St., in Wicker Park is one step closer to their anticipated July 22 opening. They interviewed 300 job seekers over six days for a range of positions, including team leaders.

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Celebrating all Moms

Happy Mother's Day!

Date: 
05/12/2018
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Celebrated in more than 40 countries, Mother's Day celebrations are believed to have begun by the Greeks and Romans.Today, the celebration date varies around the globe. The intent is the same: honoring those who nurture and care.

Development

Humboldt Park community is invited to shape vision for new development surrounding Norwegian American Hospital

Date: 
05/12/2018
NAHCovrArea

Targeting 24 blocks around Norwegian American Hospital (NAH) in Humboldt Park, a new vision for a development and wellness project will be presented to the community at two different presentations next week.

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Transportation

CTA Blue Line and bus changes

Date: 
05/12/2018
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Both Blue Line and bus passengers have changes, according to the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA).

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Arts

Project for Puerto Rico's artisans signed in Humboldt Park's National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture

Date: 
05/11/2018
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Focusing on preserving the culture, traditions and arts and promoting artisans living in Puerto Rico, an agreement for a new project,  The Artisan Project and More (“Proyecto Artesano y Mas”) was signed Thursday, May 10, by Billy Ocasio, Executive Director, National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture (NMPRAC) and Carlos R. Ruiz, Executive Director, Puerto Rico’s Institute of Culture (PRIC).

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Food

Logan Square's Farmers Market kicks off the season on Mother's Day

Date: 
05/10/2018
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The 14th season of the Logan Square Outdoor Farmers Market kicks off Sunday, Mother's Day, May 13, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Logan Blvd. and Milwaukee Ave. (3107 W. Logan Blvd.). 

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Events

This weekend: Logan Square's Annual Paseo Prairie Garden Plant Sale

Date: 
05/10/2018
PaseoPrairie

Organic vegetable starts and herbs, annual flowers as well as native perennial flowers and grasses are the "best in show" of the Annual Paseo Prairie Garden Plant Sale this weekend, May 12 and 13, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 2614 N. Kedzie, by Logan Square's Blue Line entrance.

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Perfect match-up: Spring weather, Mother's Day and the Wicker Park Plant Sale

Date: 
05/09/2018
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Flowers, plants, herbs and vegetables, fresh from the growers, will be ready for gardeners as well as Mother's Day shoppers this weekend at the annual Wicker Park Plant Sale May 12 and 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,

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Streets and Sans News

New website gives real time view of street sweepers

Date: 
04/18/2018
BYSweeper

While City wide street sweeping has gotten off to an inconsistent start since April 1 because of the weather, there is a new website showing each sweeper "live",