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Southsiders For Peace to March Down 111th Street On Saturday

The "Fight Racism: Take Back The Streets" march ends at the Morgan Park Police Department.

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Neighbors Support Victims of Racist Graffiti with Vigil In Morgan Park

Crowd gathers at sunset to stand against racist graffiti found last week near Morgan Park High School.

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Racist Graffiti in Morgan Park Leads to Anti-Hate Rally

Victims, police and clergy will gather in hopes of creating a positive response to racist graffiti.

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Morgan Park High School Reunion Seeking Empehi Grads From 1954-1979

The planned mega reunion will gather 25 years' worth of Mustang graduates on Oct. 17 and 18.

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White Sox Draft Pick James Davison Has Major League Confidence

The Morgan Park High graduate is heading to junior college, but he fully expects to play in the majors.

Mt. Greenwood »

Morgan Park H.S. to Offer Dual Enrollment With Saint Xavier University

Ald. Matt O'Shea believed improvements at MPHS would change the perception of the neighborhood school.

Near West Side »

Getting Into City's Elite Middle School Programs Tougher Than Ever

Academic Centers for seventh- and eighth-graders required higher scores than ever to get in.

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Dayton's NCAA Sweet 16 Team Features Two Former Chicago Hoops Stars

Morgan Park grad Kyle Davis and Simeon alum Kendall Pollard both won state titles in high school.

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'I Used To Be Fat' Transforms Northwest Sider from Obese to Buff

Norwood Park native Kevin Pemberton dropped 78 pounds on the MTV reality show.

Logan Square »

Chicago Stats League Offers Alternative for Rec Hoops Players, Founder Says

Sharone Mitchell believes his new venture will provide an "NBA-style experience" for cagers.

Woodlawn »

Mount Carmel's 'Mr. Fight Night' Will Be Honored, Missed

Mike Fitzgerald helped organize the school's annual Fight Night since 1978.

Chicago »

Schools Boss Suggests Future of Preps Sports at Stake

In suspending coaches over scuffle at Chicago State, the CEO of CPS decried bad behavior.

Roseland »

No Bond for 2 Charged in Shooting That Left Morgan Park High Senior Dead

Tyrone Lawson got to the game too late to get in - and it may have cost him his life.

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Victim of Shooting at Chicago State Wanted to Join Navy, Friends Say

Tyrone Lawson, 17, was killed after a game featuring Jabari Parker on Wednesday night, authorities said.

The Loop »

High Schoolers Meet to Debate Fiscal Cliff

Students from eight high schools around the city met to debate issues facing the U.S. economy.