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Nearly 70 students from East Aurora High School walked 37.5 miles from Aurora to Soldier Field on Wednesday. (Credit: Shane Gillespie)

Students Participate In 38-Mile Walk From Aurora To Soldier Field

Nearly 70 west suburban high school students walked from their school in Aurora to Soldier Field this week, as an act of solidarity with a former child soldier whose autobiography they read.

03/27/2014

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Lakeview Residents Stage Midnight March To Fight Crime

Growing concern over a recent late night crime spree on the streets of Lakeview helped spur an effort to get local residents to walk the streets overnight to bring attention to crime hot spots.

08/10/2013

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Chicago’s Last Komen Cancer Walk Steps Off In Northbrook

Hundreds of people were gathering Friday for the start of the final Susan G. Komen 3-Day breast cancer walk in the Chicago area.

08/09/2013

Rev. Corey Brooks discusses his cross-country walk to raise money for a community center in Woodlawn. (Credit: CBS)

Pastor Finishes Cross-Country Walk To Raise Money For Community Center

A South Side pastor has completed his cross-country fundraising walk, and has returned to Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2012

Rev. Corey Brooks (Credit: CBS)

South Side Pastor Corey Brooks Nears End Of Cross-Country Walk

The South Side pastor who spent three months camping on the roof of an old motel last winter is just about done with a walk across the country.

10/10/2012

Rev. Corey Brooks (Credit: CBS)

Mayor, Governor Join Part Of Chicago Pastor’s Cross-Country Walk

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Gov. Pat Quinn joined a South Side pastor on Sunday for part of his cross-country walk to raise money for a new community center, as well as awareness about the city’s violence problems.

07/15/2012

Rev. Corey Brooks (Credit: CBS)

Pastor Plans Walk Across America To Raise Gun Violence Awareness

The South Side pastor who camped for three months over the winter in a tent on the roof of a run-down motel is about to start his next fund-raising and awareness-raising effort: a walk across America.

05/30/2012

Rev. Corey Brooks (Credit: CBS)

Pastor Who Camped Out On Roof Plans Anti-Violence Trek

A Chicago pastor who camped on the roof of an abandoned motel says lacing up his sneakers is part of a new plan to address gun violence.

04/22/2012

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Retired Cop Hits Snag During Walk To 9/11 Crash Sites

A retired Chicago cop walking to the 9/11 crash sites to raise money for charity has suffered a setback.

WBBM Newsradio–09/06/2011

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3-Day Walk For Breast Cancer Research Steps Off

Nearly 2,000 people clad all in pink are gathering Friday to begin a three-day walk to raise funds for breast cancer research.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2011