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Chopsticks Sushi & Grill
Louis Hale and I went on a date. A perfect first date. We saw the movie A Perfect Match, the irony not lost to us. Afterwards, within walking distance of the Icon Theaters is a little Chinese restaurant called Chop Sticks. It's located on the nort...

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Robert Qualls
What brought you to StreetWise?A friend of mine was selling StreetWise and he had money. He told me he sold StreetWise magazines. I asked him, “Can I join?” and he said, “Sure.” I didn’t take it seriously at first, but it did the job. It was helpi...

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Continuing ADA25
If you have attended the Millennium Park Tuesday film series this summer, then you have been a beneficiary of English subtitles provided for people with limited hearing. The subtitles are just one legacy of ADA25 Chicago, a yearlong initiative in...

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Marcus Jones
Author Marcus Jones, 46, grew up on Chicago’s South Side in the Jeffrey Manor neighborhood and has spent all his years outside of prison time in various other Chicago neighborhoods. After years of gang affiliation and making money selling drugs, J...

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Derrick Rose
Russell: I’m not sure how it’s going to affect the Bulls, it didn’t hit me as hard as many people thought it would. I watched Derrick Rose as he grew up and I’m really proud of the guy- he’s done a lot. He won championships, he took his college te...