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Las Posadas - An annual tradition

Las Posadas is a pre-Christmas tradition in some Latin-American communities. Mary and Joseph search the neighborhood for shelter, knocking on doors until they are accepted into a home. 151 more words

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Operation Warm Gives Away Free Winter Coats To CHA Residents

(CBS) – Chicago Housing Authority residents filled the UIC Forum Saturday to get free winter coats for the children, flu shots, food and more.

It’s the seventh consecutive year for the coat giveaway, only one part of a much larger community service fair sponsored by the CHA, the city of Chicago and Operation Warm. 286 more words


Demonstrators Thank Mayor For New CHA Policy To Give Ex-Offenders Access To Public Housing

(CBS) — Demonstrators in Chicago Coalition for the Homeless yellow t-shirts flooded the mayor’s fifth floor lobby cheering new CHA procedures that now let ex-offenders apply for public housing, reports WBBM’s John Cody. 183 more words