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VIDEO: Thieves Target Brass Mailbox Covers In Avalon Park

On Tuesday WBBM-TV took at look at the string of mailbox metal thefts plaguing the south side. Ald. Sawyer is quoted in the story : Ald. Roderick... more

over 2 years ago | The Sixth Ward | Permalink

Do People Just Want to Live in Segregation? Not in Chicago

Chicago Magazine is talking about Chatham again: It's not a simple matter of black people being way more egalitarian than white people. Everyone wants to live in a safe environment with good housing stock and... more

over 2 years ago | The Sixth Ward | Permalink

Brilliant Conclusion

We wonder how long Frank Main had to work on this article before he came to this astounding conclusion : Crime was worse in neighborhoods where former Chicago Housing Authority residents used vouchers to move into private apartments, a new study... more

over 2 years ago | Second City Cop | Permalink

Neighborhoods of CHA relocations experienced higher crime rates

An excerpt from the Sun-Times article: Crime was worse in neighborhoods where former Chicago Housing Authority residents used vouchers to move into private apartments, a new study found. From 2000 to 2008, violent... more

over 2 years ago | The Sixth Ward | Permalink

Rahm Attends Summit After Violent Weekend

Following a bloody weekend in Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel leaves town Monday for a national meeting focused on preventing youth violence. Emanuel joins mayors from five other cities and top leaders to lay... Photo Credit: Getty Images more

over 2 years ago | NBC-5 | Permalink

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