The lone marker of the 1919 riots, placed along the lakefront, near where Eugene Williams was killed. Patty Wetli/Block Club Chicago

Performance Honoring Eugene Williams At Bronzeville Beach Will ‘Reclaim A Site Of Violence’ On Race Riot’s Centennial

About 100 people will float in Lake Michigan at Burroughs Beach Saturday where Williams was killed for crossing invisible racial boundaries 100 years ago.

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4-Year-Old Girl Sexually Abused At Avondale’s Reilly Elementary, Officials Say

"Please know that we are taking this situation seriously, and we remain committed to providing our students with a safe, positive learning environment where they can reach their full potential," the school principal said.

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Have A Building Citation? Workshop Aims To Teach Pilsen Homeowners How To Navigate Building Violations

The Resurrection Project will host the event, which will cover home safety and how residents can navigate building citations Tuesday in Pilsen.

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Voices Of North Lawndale ‘Truly Interwoven’ Into Project That Wins Award For Neighborhood Planning

The plan unveiled in 2018 incorporated the feedback of hundreds of residents in its blueprint for building a stronger neighborhood.