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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Guest column: Count your blessingsI am thankful for my family, friends, great neighbors and a car with a working
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
I am thankful for my family, friends, great neighbors and a car with a working heater. I am thankful that I am from the south side of Chicago and live in a nice place in Loveland, Colorado, which lacks humidity but has an emphasis on public... Read more
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Business Wire
Exelon Highlights Community Success Through Collaboration at City Club of Chicago Forumimportant that community organization is to the local neighborhood. “What’s gre
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
important that community organization is to the local neighborhood. “What’s great about this is we’ll plant a garden on the south side of Chicago, and we would learn during the course of the day that about half of the volunteers were from that... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Allstate Kid of the Week: Dajohn W.Dajohn has organized a youth club called the Rebels for Peace that is working t
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
Dajohn has organized a youth club called the Rebels for Peace that is working to bring teens together in the South Side of Chicago to learn about their minds in order to bring peace to groups that normally fight. Dajohn is committed to helping his... Read more
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New York Daily News
LeBron, Wade to executive produce sports documentary seriesserve as executive producers on the documentary. "Basketball empowered me to o
New York Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
serve as executive producers on the documentary. "Basketball empowered me to overcome the challenges of growing up on the south side of Chicago," Wade said in the press release. "The odds were stacked against me, and the game changed the course of... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Dwyane Wade, Chance the Rapper Producing Film on Chicago High School Basketballin the Dark will air on Fox in Feb. 2018. "Basketball empowered me to overcome
Bleacher Report / Posted 9 days ago
in the Dark will air on Fox in Feb. 2018. "Basketball empowered me to overcome the challenges of growing up on the south side of Chicago," Wade said, per the news release. “The odds were stacked against me, and the game changed the course... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Bullet-riddled car outside Gary nightclub where 7 were shotmore than $20 million in new investment around a Walmart Supercenter that's bee
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 11 days ago
more than $20 million in new investment around a Walmart Supercenter that's been a popular attraction for residents of the South Side of Chicago. The developer recently has added more than 88,000 square feet of restaurant and retail space in the... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Hammond's Marina District draws more restaurants, retailmore than $20 million in new investment around a Walmart Supercenter that's bee
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 11 days ago
more than $20 million in new investment around a Walmart Supercenter that's been a popular attraction for residents of the South Side of Chicago. The developer recently has added more than 88,000 square feet of restaurant and retail space in the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Joel Kim Booster at Schubas: You never see the laughs comingmaterial of his own. Playing off his Chicago roots for a solid reversal he prou
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
material of his own. Playing off his Chicago roots for a solid reversal he proudly declared, “I was born and raised on the South Side of Chicago and I’ve never been shot.” And then, after a pause, clarified: “I’ve been shot at but they missed every... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
1 of 3 sought in armed robbery at Rantoul nail salon arrestedgot in and took off, picking up the other two suspects. That car was later spo
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
got in and took off, picking up the other two suspects. That car was later spotted headed north on Interstate 57 on the South Side of Chicago by Illinois State Police. Troopers began pursuing the car but the chase ended near 78th Street, with... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Comedian, author Kamau Bell seeks out diverse points of viewseems to be common “wants” within groups of people he encounters regardless of
The Toledo Blade / Posted 14 days ago
seems to be common “wants” within groups of people he encounters regardless of their location. Whether he’s on the south side of Chicago talking about gang violence or in Appalachia learning about coal, people want better jobs, schools, and... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
One of trio arrested for armed robbery at Rantoul nail salongot in and took off, picking up the other two suspects. That car was later spo
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
got in and took off, picking up the other two suspects. That car was later spotted headed north on Interstate 57 on the south side of Chicago by Illinois State Police. Troopers began pursuing the car but the chase ended near 78th Street, with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Do Nigerian Leaders Really Do Afterwards?times, a Barack and Michelle Obama announced that, after taking a break, they'r
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
times, a Barack and Michelle Obama announced that, after taking a break, they're opening a "centre for citizenship" on the south side of Chicago. Outgoing presidents get to open a presidential library in their home states. But Barack Obama says... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Stagecrafters should be proud of �A Raisin in the Sun�Lena (Mama) Younger (Rosalind Sample of Sterling Heights) dreams of moving her
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Lena (Mama) Younger (Rosalind Sample of Sterling Heights) dreams of moving her family from the South Side of Chicago to a better neighborhood in �A Raisin in the Sun� at the Baldwin Theatre in Royal Oak. Photo by Lance Luce Lorraine Hansberry wrote... Read more
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asianage
Barack Obama dismissed from jury duty in Chicagothe ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
the ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the city where he got his political start. The south side of Chicago is also where the future Obama presidential center will be built, near the former l... Read more
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The Manila Times
Barack Obama dismissed from jury duty in Chicagothe ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
the ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the city where he got his political start. The south side of Chicago is also where the future Obama presidential center will be built, near the former leader’s... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Barack Obama dismissed from jury duty in Chicagothe ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
the ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the city where he got his political start. The south side of Chicago is also where the future Obama presidential center will be built, near the former leader’s home... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Barack Obama dismissed from jury duty in Chicagothe ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
the ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the city where he got his political start. The south side of Chicago is also where the future Obama presidential centre will be built, near the former leader's home.Source:... Read more
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Gulf News
Obama answers jury duty summonsWashington, the ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in C
Gulf News / Posted 16 days ago
Washington, the ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the city where he got his political start.The south side of Chicago is also where the future Obama presidential centre will be built, near the former leader’s ho... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Barack Obama answers call for jury duty in Chicagothe ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
the ex-president and first lady Michelle Obama maintain a home in Chicago, the city where he got his political start. The south side of Chicago is also where the future Obama presidential center will be built, near the former leader’s ho... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Hamilton' writer plans a new Chicago theater projecttown halls." Not unlike what the 44th president of the United States wants to
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
town halls." Not unlike what the 44th president of the United States wants to do with with his library coming to the South Side of Chicago. But McCarter, who was part of the recent Obama summit, does not just want to piggyback on someone... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chicago homicide total expected to reach 600 for 2nd time since 2003but is still higher than years prior. Community activists gather near a small
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
but is still higher than years prior. Community activists gather near a small memorial outside a liquor store on the South Side of Chicago, where Willie Cooper was fatally shot this past July This year's homicide numbers in the 'Second City'... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Obama Center could shine more attention on South Side youthOne morning last week, something extraordinary happened on the South Side of Ch
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
One morning last week, something extraordinary happened on the South Side of Chicago. A real-life prince made a surprise visit to a predominantly African-American high school in Woodlawn. That’s likely a first. The students at Hyde Park Academy... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Lena Waithe: “I’m Going To Proudly Make People Uncomfortable When I Walk Into A Room”that I had done–my grandmother had since passed, so she had to watch it from he
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
that I had done–my grandmother had since passed, so she had to watch it from heaven. But my mother watched it from the South Side of Chicago in her living room . . . And I think at that moment, she realized that all of those journeys have sort... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chicago man accidentally shoots himself in the penis during robberyHis gun accidentally discharged and shot him in the penis The Maxwell Street E
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
His gun accidentally discharged and shot him in the penis The Maxwell Street Express restaurant serves hot dogs in the South Side of Chicago Police recovered the wallets he allegedly stole in addition to the .38 caliber gun that had caused the... Read more
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Billboard
Michelle Obama Calls Chance the Rapper 'My Baby Brother,' Lin-Manuel Miranda Ignites Rap Battle & More From The Obama Foundation Summitnew generation of influencers, while also celebrating the future presidential l
Billboard / Posted 21 days ago
new generation of influencers, while also celebrating the future presidential library center that is set to be built in the South Side of Chicago. While thought-provoking panels, Q&A’s and keynote speakers were prominently featured throughout the... Read more
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International Business Times
Misfiring thief shoots himself in the penis while robbing hot dog stall Pouncey, 19, has been charged with two counts of armed robbery after he held up
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
Pouncey, 19, has been charged with two counts of armed robbery after he held up staff at Maxwells Street Express on the South Side of Chicago at 6am on Halloween (October 31). It is believed he accidentally shot himself in the groin when fleeing... Read more
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express
Prince Harry ‘does not normally eat this food' – but makes exception in Chicago“The warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the
express / Posted 22 days ago
“The warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Centre will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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Daily Mail
These teen girls were THRILLED to get a visit from Prince Harrywarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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Gulf News
Former President Obama urges patience in push for grassroots changeadded, also without mentioning Trump, who has used Twitter continually to blast
Gulf News / Posted 22 days ago
added, also without mentioning Trump, who has used Twitter continually to blast out opinions.The conference was held on the South Side of Chicago, where the Obama Foundation plans to build a presidential center near the neighbourhoods where Obama... Read more
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Newsmax
Prince Harry, Michelle Obama Surprise Chicago Studentswarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
Newsmax / Posted 23 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the south side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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The Hill
Michelle Obama, Prince Harry visit public school in Chicago“The warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
“The warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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NBC Miami
Prince Harry, Michelle Obama Surprise Chicago Studentswarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
NBC Miami / Posted 23 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Prince Harry, Michelle Obama Surprise Chicago Studentswarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 23 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Prince Harry, Michelle Obama Surprise Chicago Studentswarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 23 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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NBC New York
Prince Harry, Michelle Obama Surprise Chicago Studentswarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
NBC New York / Posted 23 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Prince Harry, Michelle Obama Surprise Chicago Studentswarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 23 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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NBC Washington
Prince Harry, Michelle Obama Surprise Chicago Studentswarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
NBC Washington / Posted 23 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Prince Harry, Michelle Obama Surprise Chicago Studentswarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
NBC Bay Area / Posted 23 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Surprise! Michelle Obama, Prince Harry Visit Chicago Schoolwarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
NBC Chicago / Posted 23 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Obama seeks to spark US civic activism with Chicago eventcivic leaders spark bottom-up change, a lesson he said he learned as a young or
Eye Witness News / Posted 24 days ago
civic leaders spark bottom-up change, a lesson he said he learned as a young organiser. The conference was held on the South Side of Chicago, where the Obama Foundation plans to build a presidential centre near the neighbourhoods that gave rise... Read more
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ABC News
Prince Harry and Michelle Obama surprise students at Chicago public schoolwarm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama
ABC News / Posted 24 days ago
warm and wide-ranging conversation, lasting over an hour, covered how the Obama Presidential Center will showcase the South Side of Chicago for a global audience, the importance of young people staying inspired and hopeful, and the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Hundreds gather in Chicago for first Obama center leadership summitlearn from each other,” said David Simas, CEO of the foundation. “When you thi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
learn from each other,” said David Simas, CEO of the foundation. “When you think about the people that are coming to the South Side of Chicago, from 60 different countries … for the most part these are just normal people who have identified a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Citizen Obama, welcome to jury dutyhe was pre-booked with the State of the Union. According to CBS News, the summo
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
he was pre-booked with the State of the Union. According to CBS News, the summons were sent to Obama’s former home on the South Side of Chicago, but the president told the county court that he wouldn’t be able to make it. Obama would not be the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Barack Obama called for jury duty in Chicagohe was pre-booked with the State of the Union. According to CBS News, the summo
Canberra Times / Posted 27 days ago
he was pre-booked with the State of the Union. According to CBS News, the summons were sent to Obama's former home on the South Side of Chicago, but the president told the county court that he wouldn't be able to make it. Obama would not be the... Read more
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WA Today
Barack Obama called for jury duty in Chicagohe was pre-booked with the State of the Union. According to CBS News, the summo
WA Today / Posted 27 days ago
he was pre-booked with the State of the Union. According to CBS News, the summons were sent to Obama's former home on the South Side of Chicago, but the president told the county court that he wouldn't be able to make it. Obama would not be the... Read more
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give me sport
Jabari Parker reveals heartwarming off-court aspect of his ACL recoverywakes up in a re-creation of his childhood bedroom—transported, poster for post
give me sport / Posted 28 days ago
wakes up in a re-creation of his childhood bedroom—transported, poster for poster and Beanie Baby for Beanie Baby, from the south side of Chicago to the Milwaukee suburbs. Essential oils waft throughout the house, along with the smell of breakfast.... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
The Chicago Way w/John Kass (): Thom Serafin previews the field for the IL gubernatorial race, how the internet has changed politics, and more…also looks at how campaigning has changed in the era of big money and social me
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 1 months ago
also looks at how campaigning has changed in the era of big money and social media. Plus, Kasso finds a safe space for Sox fans on the South Side of Chicago and laments the media’s hyperbolic nature. Download this episode here by using ‘Save As’he... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago, pining for the Obama yearsBarack Obama Presidential Center comes to fruition, the more it feels like a hi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Barack Obama Presidential Center comes to fruition, the more it feels like a history museum. Here will be a place on the South Side of Chicago to contemplate a political era that no longer exists. Obama’s White House successor, President Donald... Read more
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Slate
We Need to Humanize All Shooters Regardless of Race. How Else Will We Stop This?featured in the Nation, the Black Youth Project, SB Nation, and HuffPost. Jake
Slate / Posted 1 months ago
featured in the Nation, the Black Youth Project, SB Nation, and HuffPost. Jake Bittle is a writer and reporter who lives in New York. He was formerly the editor of the South Side Weekly, an alternative newspaper covering the South Side of Ch... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Stagecrafters in Royal Oak presenting �A Raisin in the Sun�on an African-American family in 1950s Chicago, whose matriarch, Mama Lena Youn
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
on an African-American family in 1950s Chicago, whose matriarch, Mama Lena Younger, dreams of moving her family from the South Side of Chicago to a better neighborhood. Her children have other plans and three generations of the family become... Read more
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