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Robbed at gunpoint, put in car trunk

Robbed at gunpoint, put in car trunk

The Chicago Journal has compiled a list of recent crimes that have happened in the South Loop area: Two people had thousands of dollars worth of possessions stolen at the 1500 S. Jefferson St. parking lot on Nov. 18 at about 9 p.m. Read more: Robbed at gunpoint, put in car trunk | Chicago Journal

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Atino's spinach pizza uses fresh ingredients

Atino’s spinach pizza uses fresh ingredients

So this week, I went to South Loop, which is a bit northeast of Pilsen, in search of pizza. Hey, Atino’s had a one-day Living Social deal: $10 for a large, thin crust, one topping pizza. That’s at least 3 days worth of dinner for me. Can’t pass that up! I’m still on the search…

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Protest planned at Trader Joe's grand opening in South Loop

Protest planned at Trader Joe’s grand opening in South Loop

According to Chicagoist.com, protesters from Chicago Fair Food will be gathering at today’s grand opening of a new Trader Joe’s near Pilsen/UIC in South Loop: South Loop residents have been eagerly awaiting this day for months – they can now get cheap wine and power bars without having to go all the way to River…

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