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Archive | December 2009

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Operation: Sidewalk Chalk

by Tea Krulos, Photos by Paul Kjelland Mission of a “Real Life Superhero” The Watchman is a “real life superhero,” one of a growing movement of people who adopt costumed comic book-style personas. These people do charity events and safety patrols of their neighborhoods, looking for criminal activity.  

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Green Holidays 2009

Green Holidays by Tess Reiss   Commerce in Riverwest has been surprisingly robust despite the economic dump of the past year. Bliffert’s opened a brand new hardware store last spring. ReThreads recycled clothing popped up on Humboldt. The incredible Centro Café, Planet Scooter, and Jazz Gallery are drawing folks to Center Street. Diners are exploring […]

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Calendar December 2009

31 THURSDAY     NEW YEAR’S EVE     THE COFFEEHOUSE 631 N 19th St Welcome in the New Year in a smoke andalcohol-free atmosphere at our annual NEW YEAR’S EVE ACOUSTIC MUSIC/SPOKEN WORDOPEN STAGE.  Punch and noise-makersprovided. 8PM-12:30AM FREE. NEW YEAR’S EVE FESTIVITIES compiled by Tess Reiss   Kids and grown ups can ring in the […]

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