Neighborhood News

Local Donors Choose Projects Listed

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November 8, 2012
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The Bulldog has put together a list of projects at area schools from the Donors Choose website. We plan to update the list on a regular basis. Currently, there are 38 projects at 11 schools, all in the Chicago Public Schools system. We have a write-up on the projects in our Ampersand area with...
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Comprehensive election results for North Side

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November 7, 2012
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The preliminary results of the election, broken out on the ward and precinct level where the information is available. At 11.49P, Tuesday for the City of Chicago:   President of the United States 98.43% reporting Barack Obama & Joe Biden (D) 84.12% Mitt Romney & Paul Ryan ( R) 14.14% Gary Johnson & James...
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RCC Study Finds Support for Broadband on Ravenswood

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November 5, 2012
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A study suggests the service oriented Ravenswood corridor is ripe for a roll out of high speed broadband service.
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Fifth CD Candidates Debate

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November 5, 2012
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Illinois Fifth Congressional District candidates met in a debate moderated by the League of Women Voters
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Bulldog Sweeps NINA Pix Gallery Award; 1st in News Site

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October 19, 2012
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The Bulldog won four journalism including a sweep of awards for online photo galleries and a best news site award. It was the second time the site has been noted for its design.
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CTA Unveils Bus Rapid Transit Plan

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October 18, 2012
CTA Unveils Bus Rapid Transit Plan

The Chicago Transit Authority presented preliminary plans for “bus rapid transit,” or BRT, Thursday evening at Lane Tech High School. In what amounted to an open house, dozens of CTA employees displayed panels and entertained the questions of interested citizens. Bus rapid transit consists of a dedicated “bus only” traffic lane along either the...
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Ravenswood School’s Conde Recognized by National Conference

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October 12, 2012
About 200 families remain on a waiting list to place their child in Kindergarten at Ravenswood School, a survey found. Credit: Patrick Boylan

Kitty Conde's innovative arts program will be celebrated at Ravenswood School next week.
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Groundbreaking at Clark Park/ Lane

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October 12, 2012
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Long hoped for, the community gathered to break ground on a high school baseball stadium to be built south of Lane Stadium. The stadium will have the same dimensions as Wrigley Field.
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Another Step In Transforming Clark Park Today

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October 11, 2012
A Cubs Care Park was constructed near Cabrini Green. Designed by Weiss Architects and built by Nayyar & Nayyar, the site has since been developed. Other Cubs themed baseball diamonds are located in Hamlin Park, Thillens Stadium and in Humboldt Park. Credit: Nayyar & Nayyar International

Dedication of a $5.2 million high school baseball diamond in Clark Park part of a $24.75 million tranformation of the once quiet park
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Asian Carp Sought in Channel

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October 10, 2012
Asian carp grow to a large size, have no apparent local predators. Credit: USGS UMESC

Despite positive findings, the Asian Carp Regional Coordinating Committee announced yesterday it would intensify monitoring of the Chicago Area Waterway System for the invasive species. The new study will require intense scrutiny of the North Shore Channel. “After three consecutive rounds of environmental DNA sampling yielded positive results for Asian carp DNA in the...
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