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    West Side youth face off with Chicago police in water balloon fight

    James Solis stood in the parking lot of a shuttered Chicago Public School drenched in water, trying to catch his breath. The recent high school graduate, along with other West Side kids, some as young as 6, was in a massive water balloon fight Friday afternoon, but they weren’t targeting each other. Instead, their opponents were nearly a dozen Chicago police officers. “I think this kind of helps make the relationship better because there is a lot of head butting with people in authority and young kids like ourselves,” Solis said. “It gets us to a common ground that not all police are bad and not all kids are bad…

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