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Taste of Chicago Violence

The Numbers Are In: Revamped Taste Lost $1.3 Million

Posted 02.20.2013 | Chicago

The promise of a revamped Taste of Chicago was trumpeted — hard — last year by Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the city's Department of Cultural Affairs an...

Men Charged After Beating Family Near Taste Of Chicago

Chicago Sun-Times | ChrisD.Ca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Three men are charged with beating a family of four -- including a four-month-old child -- in Grant Park Thursday night near the Taste of Chicago fest...

Three Teens STABBED Near Taste Of Chicago, One Man Tased By Police

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Violence erupted near the city's popular Taste of Chicago festival Thursday night, leaving three teens stabbed and one man Tasered by police. The Chi...

Allegations Of Cover-Up Surround Taste Of Chicago Violence

Huffington Post | Tim Taliaferro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

News reports characterizing the Taste of Chicago and Friday night's Independence Day fireworks show in Grant Park as "peaceful" have led some bloggers...

Taste Of Chicago Gun, Knife Arrests Include Teen With Shotgun

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Six people were arrested on charges of illegally carrying guns and two others face charges of illegally carrying knives at the Taste of Chicago and in...