17-year-old boy shot in head, killed on South Side

CHICAGO — A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed Tuesday evening in Greater Grand Crossing. Just after 5 p.m., authorities were dispatched to the 7100 block of South Indiana on the report of a shooting. When they arrived, they discovered a 17-year-old boy, located inside a vehicle, suffering from a gunshot wound to the head.
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5 Chicago restaurant concepts land at Purdue University

Cornerstone Restaurant Group, which operates Michael Jordan’s Steak House, Urbanbelly and a number of other restaurants out of Chicago, is opening five concepts in Purdue Memorial Union, located at the university’s West Lafayette, Ind. campus. CRG is partnering with Aramark, Purdue’s foodservice provider, to build out and operate the kiosks...
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Andy Wittry

NIL, media access and the future of college sports coverage

When I was an Indiana men’s basketball beat reporter for the Indiana Daily Student, then later as a freelancer for the IndyStar and Louisville Courier-Journal, my dream story that I never got around to writing was a day-in-the-life feature about Tim Priller, the 6-9 forward and fan favorite whose number of career games played matched his jersey number, 35, and whose career point total was nine less than that, 26.

Chicago-Style Hot Dogs In ORD United Club!

While United Airlines has still not restored its pre-pandemic buffet spread to its network of airport lounges, two of the four the United Club in Chicago O’Hare are currently offering Chicago-style hot dogs (well almost…), a delicious that I enjoyed prior to a recent flight. Chicago-Style Hot Dogs In ORD...
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The Crusader Newspaper

The City of Chicago Provides Cooling Tips and Resources For Residents During Extreme Heat Emergencies

The City of Chicago’s Office of Emergency Management and Communications (OEMC), Department of Family & SupportServices (DFSS), and other City departments and sister agencies will provide resources for residents to find relief from extreme heat emergencies this summer. Resources include access to cooling centers, Chicago Park District splash pads, Chicago Public Library locations and more to get relief from high temperatures and humidity that can posea health and safety threat.

Carl E. Shawl, 76

Carl E. Shawl, age 76 of Waterman, IL passed away on Thursday, July 22, 2021 at Edwards Hospital in Naperville, IL. He was born on May 22, 1945 in Chicago, IL the son of Hanford and Dorothy (Arnold) Shawl. Carl was united in marriage on November 18, 1972 to Nancy...