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Admission To Best CPS High Schools Gets Tougher As Payton Again Tops List

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 2 weeks 3 days ago
Payton was the toughest selective-enrollment to get into for the fourth year in a row, according to CPS.


Hate Crimes Are Up In Chicago, But Experts Say Numbers Still Shockingly Low

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 2 weeks 3 days ago
Since 2012, police have classified 336 incidents as "hate crimes," a figure that advocates say is low.


Chance's Teacher Kevin Coval Writes Hip-Hop History Of Chicago

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 2 weeks 3 days ago
Kevin Coval's "A People's History of Chicago" includes 77 poems and a foreword from Chance The Rapper.


A Time Capsule Of Candy Wrappers: Congress Theater Was Historically Dirty

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 2 weeks 3 days ago
Eric Nordstrom of Urban Remains discovered the Red Hots, Junior Mints and other candy containers.


Buzz: Killer Espresso Leaving Wicker Park For Logan Square This Spring

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 2 weeks 4 days ago
Wicker cafe "faced logistical challenges" that made an expansion too impractical, cafe owners said.


'Is Your Son An Immigrant?' Inspector Allegedly Asked Wicker Shop Owner

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 2 weeks 4 days ago
D&D Liquors and Pita Cafe were ordered closed during a city health and buildings inspection, signs say.


Man Falls Down Elevator Shaft In West Town Building, Police Say

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 2 weeks 4 days ago
The man was critically injured, police said.


Chance The Rapper Says He Has A Plan To Fix Chicago Public Schools Crisis

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 2 weeks 4 days ago
The Grammy Award-winning rapper said he told Gov. Rauner "take our kids off the table" on Friday.


Wicker Park Man Hit By Truck, Thrown From Motorized Wheelchair, Police Say

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 2 weeks 4 days ago
"If the back wheel had gotten caught in the truck, I'd be in trouble," the 76-year-old victim said.


Mr. T Visits Humboldt Park Dance Studio Ahead Of 'Dancing With The Stars'

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 2 weeks 4 days ago
The famous Chicago-born actor is prepping for his appearance on the ABC show.


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