Reminder: BCO Candidate forum tonight, Divvy trouble, Wicker Park thinks flowers, SSA #33 Thanked and East Village burglar caught

Derrick Smith, 10th District State Rep, faces Primary rivals at BCO's Tuesday meeting

Incumbent 10th District State Rep. Derrick Smith, is facing 4 opponents in the March Primary. Smith is scheduled to be at the Bucktown Community Organizations' (BCO) meeting Tues., Jan. 21, 7 p.m. at 2035 Wabansia St. as are other candidates.

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Divvy Bike program potential trouble -- supplier files bankruptcy

The great news about Chicago's shared bike program, Divvy, being very successful was dampened Mon., Jan. 20, by news from Canada about the Public Bike System Company filing for bankruptcy.

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Wicker Park Garden Club members teach and inspire for next season's gardens

While the 10,000 square feet of award winning ornamental gardens in Wicker Park rest under a blanket of snow, Wicker Park Garden Club’s members are active and teaching the Landscape Design Workshop to students who come to the workshop with the intention of creating great gardens for their homes, parks, churches, vacant lots and businesses.

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"Thank you" given in Wicker Park...nice!

Someone went out of their way to say "Thank you!" for snow removal along Ashland Ave. between North Ave. and Blackhawk.

The sidewalk snow removal in that area and on other streets in

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Mejias arrested and charged on same day of burglary incident in East Village

Responding to a burglary-in-progress call at approximately at 11:15 a.m., Fri., Jan. 17, in the 900 block of N. Winchester Ave. in East Village, Chicago Police 12th District Officers observed Johnny Mejias running from a gangway

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