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Bronzeville »

City Donates Office Space to Foundation Named for Hadiya Pendleton

The nonprofit Hadiya's Promise is now headquartered at the Martin L. King Jr. Center in Bronzeville.

Downtown »

Hadiya's Birthday 'an Extremely Emotional Time' for Pendletons

"We're just hanging in there," said Nathaniel Pendleton on what would have been Hadiya's 17th birthday.

Grand Boulevard »

Hadiya Pendleton Park: Alderman Wants Buckthorn Park Named for Slain Teen

Buckthorn Park would be renamed and expanded as the city tries to lure development to 43rd Street.

Bronzeville »

Gun Violence to be the Focus of Town Hall Meeting at Police Headquarters

The National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives will host as part of its winter symposium.

Bronzeville »

Hadiya Pendleton's Family Mourns Fallen 'Angel' One Year After Murder

"I can still see her smile and beautiful eyes. She was our angel," her mom said.

Kenwood »

McDonald's Owner Donates $1,000 to Hadiya Pendleton Foundation

South Side McDonald's owner Yolanda Travis donated $1,000 Friday to the Hadiya Pendleton Foundation.

Kenwood »

Hadiya Pendleton Foundation Gets Support from McDonald's Owner

A check presentation to Hadiya Pendleton's parents from Yolanda Travis is set for Friday.

Bronzeville »

Hadiya Pendleton Foundation in Line for Office Space From City

The City Council Housing Committee approved the $1 use agreement for the charity's use.

Downtown »

Hadiya Pendleton's Mom, Rahm Call on Lawmakers To Pass Tougher Gun Law

Emanuel is asking aldermen to support his push for longer prison terms for gun crimes.

Kenwood »

Hadiya Pendleton Foundation Sponsors First Toy Drive

A toy drive sponsored by the Hadiya Pendleton Foundation aims to bring Christmas joy to kids in need.  

Washington Park »

Hadiya Pendleton's Parents Join Youth Organization in Trying to Save Kids

Nathaniel and Cleopatra Pendleton have partnered with a South Side group's summer youth campaign.  

Kenwood »

Hadiya Pendleton's Mom Recognized as a 'Phenomenal Woman'

The Black Women's Expo, to be held this weekend, will honor Cleopatra Cowley-Pendleton, among others.

Kenwood »

Hadiya Pendleton's Little Brother Plays Tennis With Obama at White House

Nathaniel Pendleton Jr. was among the president's guests at the annual White House Easter Egg Roll.

Kenwood »

Lupe Fiasco to Students at Rally: 'Invest in the Future of Your City'

Rapper attended Project Orange Tree rally Monday to combat violence in wake of Hadiya Pendleton's death.