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Get Help Signing Up For A COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment Thursday In Brighton Park

Increase the Peace and the Resurrection Project will register Brighton Park residents for vaccine appointments 5-8 p.m. Thursday.

Gage Park, Brighton Park

How These Young Back Of The Yards ‘Avengers’ Helped More Than 1,000 Neighbors Get Vaccine Appointments

Through Increase the Peace's ambassador program, seven young people set up outside popular neighborhood spots to sign up people for coronavirus vaccinations. “Our young people know how to reach people and how to meet people where they're at."

Back of the Yards

Free Food Available Saturday At Back Of The Yards Drive-Thru

The giveaway will begin 10 a.m. and continue until supplies run out at the Plant, 1400 W. 46th St.

Back of the Yards

Free Food, Scarves Available For Families In Need Saturday In Back Of The Yards

The event will run 10 a.m.-noon. at PepsiCo Manufacturing Facility, 650 W. 51st St.

Back of the Yards

Longtime Street Vendor Forced To Shut Down, Outraging Southwest Side Activists, Residents

The vendor has sold Mexican ice cream at 56th Street and Kedzie Avenue in Gage Park for more than 12 years — but now she's been booted from the ward.

Back of the Yards

Street Vendors Left Behind By Pandemic Relief Efforts Need Your Help: ‘They Are Essential To Our History’

Street vendors who sell elote, tamales and more lost most of their income due to coronavirus. “Every time we apply for business relief we don’t qualify."

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