Articles By Alex V. Hernandez

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Albany Park Group Offering Thanksgiving Care Baskets To Families Mourning Relatives Lost To Violence, Coronavirus

The baskets will include food items, knickknacks and sympathy cards. “There’s a lot of need for this in Albany Park,” said Dalia Aragon, Israel’s Gifts of Hope's co-founder.

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Chicago Children’s Choir Hosting Virtual Open House In Albany Park

This free event is for students in third grade and up who are interested in learning more about joining the choir.

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Albany Park’s Asian Youth Services Needs Donations To Keep Helping Families

“For the people I’m trying to help, food is a real issue,” the nonprofit's founder said. “It's really hard to raise money to keep this going because so many people don’t have jobs.”

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You Can Support Ravenswood’s Small Businesses With These Surprise Holiday Gift Boxes

The boxes feature an assortment of items from Ravenswood businesses, including everything from handmade prints and pottery to craft beer and coffee beans.

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Irving Park Photographer Reboots ‘Front Porch Project,’ Offering Holiday-Themed Family Pictures — From A Safe Distance

With the coronavirus pandemic worsening, Jackie Bravo Vicere wants to help families commemorate the holidays and big life events while encouraging them to stay home.

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Turkey Giveaway In Lathrop Homes Sunday

Two hundred free turkeys will be given to families in need.

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Lincoln Square Man Has Jumped In The Lake For 157 Straight Days To Curb His Pandemic Stress

"It’s almost meditative," Dan O'Conor said. "Just to go out and do something. To get out of the house."