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Wilson Avenue Tent City
Only 18 of the 75 people in Uptown’s tent cities had been housed by July 28, with another 11 people “inactive:” they had moved out of Chicago or not been in touch with outreach workers, so the focus is now on 46 people.The City’s Chronic Homeless...

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Panino's
When JT walked into Panino’s (3702 N. Broadway) with one of his most faithful customers, he had several thoughts going through his head. First, “Oh man! I shouldn’t have eaten so much for lunch.” Second, “That’s okay, I’ll just get something light...

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Renee Ducksworth
I’ve been selling StreetWise for over 10 years, and I also work in the office when I get asked to. After working for so long, nothing much has really changed over the years besides the people. One of the things I enjoy about being a vendor is that...

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Sports & Social Conciousness
John: There has been an unfortunate and untimely passing of Minnesota Coach Dennis Green, the first black coach in the Big Ten. What he did with players will always be remembered. Randall Cunningham was experiencing a declining career and wound up...

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Horizon Café
Soon after he started selling magazines close to the Whole Foods near Halsted and Waveland in 2007, StreetWise magazine vendor Roosevelt Harris began visiting Horizon Café, located in the heart of Lake-view at 3805 N. Broadway. Serving breakfast a...