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About North Park Journalism Course

This blog is a place for NPU journalism students to post stories based on their specific beats in Albany Park: Crime, Arts and Entertainment, Business and Politics, etc. Posts should be free of spelling and grammar errors and accurate in all facts and content.

One Dead After 101 Accident

ANCHOR INTRO We still don’t know why a tractor-trailer flipped over the 1-0-1 highway last night, leaving one person dead. Kristie Koehler (KAY-lor) has that story. ANCHOR OUTRO The driver was identified as Carlos Alonso Junior. He was 23 years … Continue reading

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College Drinking Consequences

These are the most commonly reported consequences that occur from drinking involving college students ages 18 to 24. Drunk driving is by far the biggest issue. Source: http://www.collegedrinkingprevention.gov, 2009 Credit: Kristie Vuocolo

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Journalistic Process

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Addison Stop – Raw Bar

Photos by Lisa Moriarty. Raw Bar and Grill is located at 3720 N. Clark St. in the Wrigleyville neighborhood and only minutes away from Chicago’s Addison Brown Line stop. It could appeal to those with adventurous taste buds and seafood … Continue reading

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Chicago Stop – S.N.A.P. Network

Photos by Kia Lewis. In 1989, Barbara Blaine founded the S.N.A.P. (Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests) non-profit with the mission of representing the long ignored, silenced, and invisible abuse victims of the Catholic Church. Today, the S.N.A.P. organization … Continue reading

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Interviewing Strategies

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Damen Stop – Half Acre Brewing Company

Photos by reporter Eva Larson. Half Acre Beer Company sits at 4257 N. Lincoln Ave. A 12-minute walk from the Damen Brown Line stop, the company itself sells clothing items, glassware, local coffee, music, and hot sauce. In the brewery … Continue reading

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