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Jessica Cilella

Neighborhoods intern

Aggravated assault on 55th Street July 19, 2 p.m. An aggravated assault occurred in the middle of a Tuesday afternoon near 1700 E. 55th St. A knife or other cutting instrument was used in the assault, which happened on the street. An arrest was made. Robbery on Drexel Avenue July 20, 10:30 p.m. An aggravated…

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U of C buys former Borders building

U of C buys former Borders building

It’s official – the University of Chicago now owns the space that was once filled by Borders Books & Music on 53rd Street and they are looking for the right business to replace it. UChicagoNews has more: The University of Chicago has purchased the former Borders Books & Music building at 1539 E. 53rd St.…

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