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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.

Kenwood »

141 Counts Against Alleged Hadiya Killer 'A Joke,' Defense Lawyer Says

Two men pled not guilty in the murder while the girl's mother appeared with Obama at the White House.

Kenwood »

'Project Orange Tree' Bands Hadiya's Schoolmates Together Against Violence

The student-led movement calls for supporters to wear orange and fast against violence next next week.

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