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Photos: Maxwell Street Market going strong, even in winter

Rising off the typically desolate Des Plaines Street comes a mirage of a market. Constructed and deconstructed in a matter of hours. The Maxwell Street Market has been running every Sunday since its heyday in the early 20’s. No, there isn’t an obvious error in the name. The legendary Maxwell Street Market did originate on…

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Charges filed in UIC parking garage slaying

Charges filed in UIC parking garage slaying

The Tribune has an update on the UIC parking garage shooting case. The victim’s husband was charged with one count of first-degree murder and is expected to appear in bond court tomorrow. An Austin neighborhood man has been charged with fatally shooting his 48-year-old estranged wife in a University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center parking garage…

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UIC hospital garage slaying victim dies of multiple gunshot wounds

UIC hospital garage slaying victim dies of multiple gunshot wounds

The man suspected of shooting and killing a woman at the UIC Medical Center was taken into custody on Friday. The suspect has been identified as the victim’s estranged husband: A suspect was taken into custody this morning in connection with the shooting death of a 48-year-old woman in a University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center…

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'One and Only:' The female catalyst of the Beat Movement

‘One and Only:’ The female catalyst of the Beat Movement

In a small room in Montreal, a semi-circle of people sit entranced while listening to an old tape recorder. A warm, charming middle-aged woman’s voice is projected from the grainy cassette static as the group of actors listen intently. Lu Anne Henderson’s voice brings the small collective back to another time; to the era of…

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UIC police address recent campus crimes

An article from NBC Chicago reassures UIC students that it isn’t the university crime rate that has increased, just the rate of crime alerts sent to students: Due to a series of student robberies in and around campus, including a few on Chicago Transit Authority buses over the summer, there have been dozens of crime…

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UIC student found dead in dorm room

A UIC student was found dead in his dorm room today. Police are still investigating: Police are investigating the death of a UIC student after he was found unresponsive in a dorm room on campus. Patrick Juris, 21, of 2609 Walter Dr. in New Lenox, was dead on the scene in a dorm room at…

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4 injured in 3-car crash, including 2 UIC police officers

4 injured in 3-car crash, including 2 UIC police officers

Four people were injured yesterday night in a three-vehicle accident Monday. Two of the injured individuals were University of Illinois at Chicago police offers: Four people, including two University of Illinois at Chicago police officers, were injured in a three-vehicle accident on the Near West Side this evening, police said. The crash at Roosevelt Road…

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