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Weekend marks deadliest of year with 17 fatally shot

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Source… A bloody year for Chicago hit a new low this past weekend as 17 people were fatally shot, marking the deadliest weekend so far this year and pushing homicides past the 600 mark for the first time since 2003. Beginning with 50 killings in January, violence has erupted in 2016 at levels unseen since the 1990s. Even with the ...

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Ewe Association of Metropolitan Chicago elect new officers on November 20 2016

The Ewe Association of Metropolitan Chicago goes to the polls on November 20th 2016 to elect new officers. The current president ,Mr. Steve Dei, is running unopposed. The rest of the  positions being contested for are as follows:   Office Nominee/s Nominated by Seconded by President 1. Steve Dei Philip Senanou Sylvanus Dossou         Treasurer 1. Davidson ...

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CPD 2017 Police Officers Exam Recruitment Contract!

Small Order Request for Quotation: CPD 2017 Police Officers Exam Recruitment – Spec #133509 The Department of Procurement Services has posted the following Small Order Request for Quotation: Project Title:  CPD 2017 Police Officers Exam Recruitment Project Description: The Chicago Police Department (CPD) and the Department of Human Resources (DHR) are currently in the planning stages for the next Entry-Level Police Officer exam. ...

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Jesus House Chicago Celebrates 20th Anniversary With A Mega Gospel Concert!

Evanston Illinois, October 21 2016 :Jesus House Chicago, JHC,a parish of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, led by Pastor Bayo Adewole , celebrated its 20th anniversary with a Mega Gospel concert at the spacious ETHS Auditorium , 1600 Dodge Avenue, Evanston Illinois. The event, dubbed “sing out” will be remembered as the best yet, put up by Immigrants from ...

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Grand Outdooring Of Ohene Kwaku Brempong Amofa Peprah

Mr. and Mrs Amofa Peprah held a grand outdooring for their son, Ohene Kwaku Brempong Amofa Peprah at the well decorated South Central Community Center, popularly known as 83rd and Ellis. Ohene Kwaku Brempong Amofa Peprah is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Owusu. The event was well attended by members of the Ghanaian community here in Chicago. Mr. ...

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Breaking News……Chicago Cubs Qualify for World Series

The Chicago Cubs are returning to the World Series for the first time in 71 years after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 Saturday in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series. It’s the first WS appearance for the Cubs since 1945. The World Series opens Tuesday when the Cubs go on the road to face American League champions ...

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Outdooring and dedication of Tyler James Sarpong

Mr. Godfred Assibey-Mensah and Ms. Jacqueline Antwi outdoored and dedicated their newly born baby boy Tyler James Sarpong recently in Chicago. The lenses of sankofaonline were there to bring these images to you.

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Local focus could prevent another useless debate

BY JESSE JACKSON October 18, 2016 The final presidential debate takes place Wednesday night in Las Vegas, the famed home of boxing, wrestling and MMA showdowns. Millions will tune in looking for another slugfest. But Las Vegas isn’t simply about boxing matches and casinos. The challenges faced by the city, the state and the region should inform the debate. Unfortunately, ...

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