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Expectations for the Bulls
John: This year, the Bulls have great new athletes, but I feel that they are low on rebound and this is the result of The Bulls trading Joakim Noah. He was their main rebounder. Taj Gibson has a 6.9 average at rebounding; he’s the best they have r...

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Make Room Campaign
Stephan Jenkins never felt like part of his Palo Alto, CA community while he was growing up, because his family was evicted five times; he never knew if he was going to be able to stay. Jenkins’ father didn’t make tenure as a professor at Stanfor...

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Vadii Ellis
I was born and raised in Chicago, and I’d be lost if you took me out of here. I live in Marquette Park now, but I’ve hopped around different neighborhoods in my life. I’m familiar with the Woodlawn, South Shore, and Englewood areas, mostly the Sou...

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Funding For Homeless Youth
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is offering $33 million early next year to 10 pilot projects focused on ending youth homelessness by 2020 and Chicago is applying to be one of them. Jeri Linas said Chicago is ready becau...

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Trendy Taco
Recently Willie Bray was able to go out and indulge his taste buds with some authentic Mexican cuisine. Trendy Taco, a new up and coming Wilmette restaurant, offers a range of foods including tacos, burritos, tortas, and tamales. Willie sells ma...