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  1. Mayor Emanuel and CDPH Announce PlayStreets 2016 ScheduleRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | City of Chicago

    ... North Lawndale, Oakland, Rogers Park, Roseland, South Chicago, South Lawndale, Uptown, Washington Heights, Washington Park, West Garfield Park, West Pullman and Woodlawn. By working with neighborhood-based community groups, each event is tailor-made ...

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  2. Lake trout record shatteredRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... charter boat captain in Indiana. He and his wife/first mate, Britney, operate Tightline Charters out of Washington Park Marina in Michigan City. Chicago Sun-Times reporter Dale Bowman, of St. Anne, notes he is the son of veteran Michigan City ...

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  3. Donald Trumpa s running mate finally revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTAX-AM Springfield

    The Springfield Park district will begin reconstruction Thursday of the two bridges and spillway of the Jacksonville Branch lagoon in Washington Park.

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  4. Construction at Washington Park Starts Today a " MaybeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTAX-AM Springfield

    The Springfield Park district will begin reconstruction Thursday of the two bridges and spillway of the Jacksonville Branch lagoon in Washington Park. One of the best parts about this reconstruction, as executive director of the park district Derek Harms explains, is that it will be at a very low cost to the them.

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  5. Interview: Jamila Woods is one of Chicago's most multifaceted musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Red Eye Chicago

    ... trace her tendency to view things as an outsider to her childhood in Chicago's Beverly. Born and raised in Washington Park on the city's South Side, a memory she fondly recalls on potential "Heavn" cut "Emerald St." ("On my mom's porch seat/Hoping ...

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  6. University of Chicago, Washington Park Plan Collaborative 'Arts Block'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Curbed

    The University of Chicago in partnership with the Washington Park community has announced plans to transform a stretch of historic East Garfield Boulevard into a future hub of creativity and community collaboration dubbed the "Arts Block." While the location is already home to the Currency Exchange Cafe and BING Art Books, the proposed construction of the new Green Line Arts Center will see the block solidify its position as a neighborhood arts incubator.

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  7. Teacher Launches Effort To Raise Money For Student's Cancer TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | CBS Local

    CHICAGO - A teacher at an elementary school near Washington Park is leading the efforts to raise money tomorrow for a 6th grade girl who has Stage 4 cancer. "She has a tumor that's sitting on her spine.

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  8. Man Sought In Fatal Shooting In Washington ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | CBS Local

    CHICAGO - Chicago Police released photos Tuesday of a man suspected of fatally shooting another man last month in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. Shortly after midnight May 21 in the first block of East Garfield, the man got into a fight with 30-year-old Semial Sigle, pulled out a gun and shot him in the chest, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner's office.

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  9. Vigil for Orlando shooting victims planned in OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | The Times

    ... Orlando in this time of tragedy," according to the Facebook page. "We will meet in the heart of Ottawa at Washington Park to show love and support to the victims of Orlando." Organizers ask participants to bring candles if possible, however, extras ...

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  10. Man Arrested On Murder Charges Shortly After Announcing Lawsuit Against CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Chicagoist

    ... is for the May 27 shooting death of Hyde Park man Kevin Larry, 22, near 56th Street and Wabash Avenue, in Washington Park. (A warrant for Greer's arrest was issued on May 29.) "Upon learning of the press conference, CPD dispatched a team of officers ...

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  11. Brewers players to host Milwaukee Habitat garage build at Miller ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | OnMilwaukee

    On Friday, June 10, as part of the Brewers Beyond the Diamond community outreach initiative, the Brewers will host a Milwaukee Habitat garage build outside of Helfaer Field at Miller Park from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Brewers players, led by Ryan Braun, will join some of the Brewers Wives and staff members to frame the garage that will accompany the Habitat home that Braun and the Brewers Community Foundation are sponsoring on N. 39th St. The garage will be framed in the parking lot near Helfaer Field and will be on display for the Brewers night game against the New York Mets. The framed walls will then be transported to the Washington Park neighborhood, on Milwaukee's near west side, where they will be erected at the home.

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  12. Man Critically Wounded In Washington Park ShootingRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 9 | CBS Local

    ... to offer. 670 The [...] CHICAGO (STMW) - A man was critically wounded in a shooting early Thursday in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. The 37-year-old man was driving in a vehicle in the 5800 block of South Wabash at 12:40 a.m. ...

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  13. Monday's local briefs: Kramer shoots 85 at state golf meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Kenosha News

    ... Point at 9 a.m. Thursday and the Pulaski versus Divine Savior Holy Angels quarterfinal at 11 a.m. Due to the Washington Park Velodrome's construction issues, the program will return to the Kenosha Civil War Museum parking lot, 5400 1st Ave., until ...

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  14. Carillon festival draws music fans to Springfield parkRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The International Carillon Festival starts Sunday in Washington Park at the Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon, a bell instrument housed in a 12-story tower. The festival runs through June 10 with two free concerts each evening, except for Wednesday when there are no performances.

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  15. Quincy to hold first Lincoln in the District festivalRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 5 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Quincy is highlighting Abraham Lincoln's historic ties to the city by hosting the first Lincoln in the District festival. The Quincy Herald-Whig reports that the festival will be held Saturday in Washington Park, where Lincoln in 1858 debated Stephen A. Douglas in his bid to unseat the incumbent U.S. senator.

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  16. Fatal carjacking suspect killed near St. Louis is identifiedRead the original story

    Friday May 27 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... Brooklyn, Illinois. He was killed by U.S. marshals and a Caseyville, Illinois, officer Thursday afternoon in Washington Park, Illinois. Details about why the officers opened fire have not been released. Police were searching for Gates, who was the ...

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  17. Police ID Washington Ave. homicide suspect shot, killed by officers in Metro EastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KFVS12

    WASHINGTON PARK Friday morning police released the identity of the suspect fatally shot by police in Washington Park Thursday. Authorities said a Caseyville police officer and two US Marshals fired multiple shots at the 21-year-old suspect, killing him.

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  18. RAW: Press conference on Washington Park, Ill. officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Trooper Calvin Dye, of the Illinois State Police, gives an update on the officer-involved shooting in Washington Park, Illinois on May 26, 2016.

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  19. Suspect in deadly St. Louis carjacking killed by policeRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... Mark Doiron says the 21-year-old man was killed by federal marshals and a Caseyville officer Thursday in Washington Park, east of St. Louis. Details of that and the man's name weren't released. Twenty-one-year-old Brandi Hill of O'Fallon, Missouri, ...

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  20. Shooting investigation in Washington ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    A person of interest involved in the murder of Brandi Hill was involved in an officer-involved shooting Thursday in Washington Park, Illinois.

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