Johnny Veliotis, right, opened his bar and restaurant on 35th Street in 1970. His son Pete, left, helped run the business since Johnny's death in 2017.Mark Konkol/DNAinfo

Johnny O’s In Bridgeport Is Closing On Saturday, Marking The End Of An Era

The Bridgeport institution at 35th and Morgan served hot dogs, beef sandwiches, liquor and packaged goods to neighborhood residents and overnight workers for nearly 50 years.

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Expungement Clinic, Job Fair Saturday Aims To Help Those Hurt By The War On Drugs Benefit From Legal Weed Business

People can get help clearing non-violent offenses, find jobs and learn how social equity applicants can enter the industry.

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Girl, 11, Escapes After Man Tries To Pull Her Into His Car In West Englewood, Police Say

The girl ran off and the man tried to chase her during the Wednesday incident, police said.

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Puppy Stolen From Animal Rescue Is Found On Street

The puppy, Smarties, has been returned to the Anti-Cruelty Society.