Nathaniel Pendleton

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Hyde Park »

Slain Teen Hadiya Pendleton Remembered on Her 18th Birthday

Pendleton's classmates are pushing for a national day of peace to address gun violence.

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.

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.

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.

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 »

Free Universoul Circus Showings Create 'Oasis of Fun' on South Side

Organizers gave 4,000 kids a chance to see the Universoul Circus in Washington Park for free Tuesday.

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.  

West Pullman »

Real Men Cook for Father's Day

Hadiya Pendleton's dad, Nathaniel Pendleton, was guest of honor and top chef at the Real Men Cook fest.

West Pullman »

Hadiya Pendleton's Dad to Lead Fathers Day 'Real Men Cook' Event

Nathaniel Pendleton said cooking relaxes him and helps him deal with the death of his daughter.

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 »

Hadiya Pendleton's Mother Appears in PSA for Gun Control

Cleopatra Cowley-Pendleton calls for background checks in the PSA made by Mayors Against Illegal Guns.

Kenwood »

Sen. Mark Kirk Asks Hadiya Pendleton's Parents to Name Bill After Her

Kirk met with Cleopatra and Nathaniel Pendleton to talk about gun violence Wednesday.

Hyde Park »

President Obama to Speak at Hyde Park Academy Friday

The president will discuss the economy as part of his travel after the State of the Union address.