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Hamlin Park Neighbors Put Crime in The Past and Build Future

By Geoff Dankert

After a brief spate of gang-related crime in 2011 and 2012, Hamlin Park area residents are concentrating on making their neighborhood the next great place to live with plans for park improvements and lots of new construction homes.

Hamlin Park Gets CPD Roll Call

By Geoff Dankert

The woman in the long purple dress and matching hat looked perplexed as she approached the brace of Chicago Police Department officers lined up in the service lot of Hamlin Park, 3035 N. Hoyne. “What’s going on?” she asked loudly. “Is the mayor here?” He was not, but she could be forgiven some confusion. She’d Read the Rest…

Crime Concerns Bedevil Hamlin Park Neighbors As Group Reboots

By Geoff Dankert

Darcy DeWolfe has seen a lot of changes in the Damen Avenue corridor since she moved into her Roscoe Village home back in 1998. A lot of those changes involve the explosion of large three-flat and single-family homes on the streets around her block. However, she says she and her neighbors have started seeing things Read the Rest…

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