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Chicago Students Seek To Counter Violence At Home

Aug 19 2014

Chicago has gained a great deal of media attention this past year due to an upsurge in violence in certain neighborhoods.   Just last week, eight people were shot during a five hour stretch on the city's south side. The increase in violence is a concern for residents, city leaders, and also for Chicagoans who live elsewhere, particularly college students who hope to return home when their schooling is done.

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Aug 18th - Breastfeeding Awareness Month on Health Notes

Aug 18 2014

August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month


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Seward Co-Op Expansion Raises Hopes & Questions

Aug 18 2014

Gentrification is a concern for many residents of lower income neighborhoods. And with the announcement of the new Seward co-op development in the Bryant neighborhood of South Minneapolis, some residents are wondering if an influx of higher-income customers will marginalize and disenfranchise the people who already live in the neighborhood. 

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