Articles By Jamie Nesbitt Golden

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In Englewood, A Push To Empower Residents By Turning Renters Into Homeowners

The Englewood Development Group's first renovation project — part of a Buy The Block initiative — is finished and market-ready.

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Roll N Peace Bike Tour Returns To Explore Neighborhood, Reduce Violence

Participants will ride through crime hot spots to deter violence during the Friday event.

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For Generations, The South And West Sides Have Been Shut Out Of Housing Near Public Transit. A New Plan Aims To Change That

"We want to make sure that these transit-oriented projects are led by the community and owned by the community and do not displace people when they get built," one community leader said.

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Auburn Gresham Food Drive Offering Free Groceries And Pet Food To Neighbors Tuesday

Pets and their human companions can pick up meals Tuesday morning while supplies last.

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South Side Artist’s Colorful Mural Aims To Uplift Auburn Gresham Residents During Pandemic

Artist Mario Mena wanted to do something for his neighborhood, so he painted a colorful mural to start a conversation about mental health.

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I Grow Chicago Creates Free Program To Help Englewood Students With Online Learning

The program will match 40 Englewood-area students with an advocate who provides virtual and in-person support. Students will also get a laptop and other supplies they need.

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Want To Help Englewood Residents Clean Up The Neighborhood? Join #TheHoodTakeover This Weekend

#TheHoodTakeover volunteers will pick up trash 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Sunday along Racine Avenue from 55th Street to 76th Street.

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After School Supplies Stolen In Burglary, Donors Step Up In Big Way To Help Englewood Anti-Violence Group

Over 200 families were able to get what they needed to start the school year after donors gave to Mothers Against Senseless Killings.