CeaseFire Helps Quell Shootings in Chicago Areas

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http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/chi-0305200257may20,1,2270423.story?coll=chi%2Dnewslocal%2Dhed Sending out outreach workers--some of them ex-convicts or former gang members--to lead marches, hold block parties and offer residents alternatives to gunfire, a program called CeaseFire had some success in tempering violence in key Chicago neighborhoods, community leaders say, according to the Chicago . . .

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