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Development around United Center skates onward

Development around United Center skates onward

Madison Street was calm on a recent weekday, the purr of passing traffic and the hiss of CTA bus brakes providing the rhythmic soundtrack of a city neighborhood. Vanished were the celebrating Blackhawks faithful, hugging and waving team flags in the middle of the cordoned-off street. In their place were residents waiting for the bus on the street corner and a young woman jogging past the glow of the exterior video boards of the towering United Center. "2015 Stanley Cup Champions," they proclaimed. At a nearby park, kids wore bright red Hawks T-shirts, playing basketball and jumping rope. The action on the ice has taken a summer respite, and the neighborhood has returned to...

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