Dozens gather for balloon release in memory of shooting victim Carl Dennison III

A prayerful balloon release was held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday at the Mobil gas station in Evanston where Carl Dennison III lost his life to gun violence on November 28. Friends and family members gathered with his mother, Laresa Jackson, and his father, Carl Dennison, Jr., to express love for the 17-year-old, who was a senior at Niles North High School in Skokie. Pastor Rosalind Henderson, Bethel AME Church, led the group in prayer.…

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