Michael Pfleger

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Chatham »

Rev. Pfleger Organizes 'Selma' Screening, Rents Out Two Theaters in Chatham

Father Pfleger of St. Sabina Church said he wanted a way to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King's birthday.

Auburn Gresham »

Ald. Latasha Thomas Will Not Seek a Fifth Term

The Auburn Gresham alderman will remain Democratic ward committeeman until her term expires in 2016.

Auburn Gresham »

'Peace' Basketball Game Pits Police Officers Against Auburn Gresham Men

St. Sabina Church aims to build a better relationship between Chicago police officers and the community.

Auburn Gresham »

Want To Stop Youth Violence? Get Dads Involved, South Side Group Says

According to a state commission, 24 million children do not live with their biological father.  

Auburn Gresham »

Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah to Coach at Peace Basketball Tournament

Jabari Parker and Will Bynum also are expected to attend the event at St. Sabina Church.

Auburn Gresham »

Walgreens Should Follow CVS, Halt Tobacco Sales, Father Pfleger Says

Walgreen says stopping sales — as CVS did Wednesday — wouldn't have a huge impact on tobacco use.

Roseland »

Corey Hardiman Drops Out of 9th Ward Race After Meeting With Father Pfleger

Hardiman, a recent Morehouse College graduate, said now was not the time for him to run for alderman.

Roseland »

Roseland Aldermanic Candidate on Visit to Ferguson: Protestors 'Fed Up'

Corey Hardiman, who is running in the 9th Ward, said even rival gang members were united in Missouri.

Grand Crossing »

Pfleger: $13,500 Reward Is 'Bounty' For 9-Year-Old's Killer

The South Side pastor said Antonio Smith's killer is a "terrorist."

Auburn Gresham »

Father Pfleger: St. Sabina Able to Buy More Guns Thanks to Donations

Instead of buying 150 guns at a Saturday event, St. Sabina Church will be able to buy up to 180 guns.

Auburn Gresham »

St. Sabina Church to Host Gun Buyback Day

The Aug. 16 gun buyback is for only for the first 150 people between 16 and 30 years old.

Chatham »

Community Leaders, TV Network Executive Meet to Discuss Chicago Violence

A group of community activists said if the city improves public schools that would help reduce crime.

Bronzeville »

Rahm on Curbing Violence: 'It's Not One Thing. It's Everything'

Mayor Rahm Emanuel met with 50 Bronzeville leaders Monday.

Auburn Gresham »

St. Sabina to Host Block Party on Friday

St. Sabina is hosting a block party in Auburn Gresham instead of its weekly peace march.  

Auburn Gresham »

CPS Safe Haven Sites to Host Anti-Violence Rallies at 110 Churches

Thousands of kids in the program will take part in rallies Wednesday across the city.