Humboldt Park

La única playa interior de Chicago, en 1400 N. Sacramento Ave, abrirá el 17 de junio, coincidiendo con la apertura de todas las piscinas al aire libre del Distrito de Parques de Chicago.
Community and business leaders have designated a stretch of Division Street in honor of the Caribbean island by using its precolonial name.
Damien Nelson, 44, was found in the 1400 block of South Morgan Street and pronounced dead on the scene early Monday.
Francisca “Paquita” Morales nació el 6 de junio de 1917 en Puerto Rico. Se mudó a Chicago en 1970.
Cientos de personas celebraron desde la acera de Division Street mientras el desfile pasaba por Humboldt Park el sábado, muchos de ellos sosteniendo o incluso vistiendo diferentes versiones de la bandera de la nación.
Hundreds cheered from the sidewalk of Division Street as the parade passed through Humboldt Park Saturday, many holding or even wearing different renditions of the nation’s flag.
Chicago’s only inland beach, 1400 N. Sacramento Ave., will open June 17, coinciding with the opening of all Chicago Park District outdoor pools.
Francisca “Paquita” Morales was born June 6, 1917 in Puerto Rico. She moved to Chicago in 1970.
The festival, called Fiestas Patronales Puertorriqueñas, will feature new activities, such as a cookoff between firefighters, and new cultural art installations, including a banner stretching 20 feet wide where guests will use stickers to mark the towns they are from.
They were standing near the sidewalk when someone opened fire around 1 p.m. Monday in the 1200 block of North Keeler Avenue, Chicago police said.
At a rally at police headquarters, community members called for greater transparency of the investigation, a halt to the use of tactical units and an end to pretextual traffic stops.
The woman, 18, was driving a car with three passengers at a restaurant when a man on a bike approached and began arguing with them before shooting, police said.
Larry Walker, 37 and of the Humboldt Park neighborhood, is facing charges for attempted murder and aggravated battery, police said.
At the 11th Police District Council monthly meeting, activists and community members reiterate calls for the officers who shot Dexter Reed during a traffic stop in Humboldt Park to be dismissed. A COPA member was a no-show.
The boy was riding in his grandmother’s car about 3:50 p.m. Tuesday in the 3300 block of West North Avenue when someone in another car opened fire from the sunroof. His condition has stabilized after surgery, police said.
Julius Reed, 24, the brother of Dexter Reed who was fatally shot at a traffic stop by Chicago police last month, was charged with misdemeanor battery and resisting arrest.
Family and community activists called for the firing of officers who shot and killed Dexter Reed. Two people were injured as protesters clashed and blocked an intersection outside a police station.
COPA Chief Administrator Andrea Kersten raised “grave concerns” about the officers in a letter to Chicago Police Supt. Larry Snelling last week.
An exchange of gunfire during a traffic stop last month killed the driver and wounded one of the several Chicago police officers involved in the gunfight.