Richard Tilley in Wicker Park’s namesake park, spring 2015. [Block Club Chicago/Alisa Hauser]

Dedicated Gardener and Longtime Wicker Park Resident Richard Tilley Dies at 91

“Richard loved his garden and was devoted to it and the Wicker Park Garden Club and the Wicker Park gardens, working in them weekly,” his wife said.

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Stars Align As Kanye West, Chance The Rapper Turn Out For Amara Enyia’s Mayoral Campaign Rally

"It’s nice to see these people out here, that are my age, that I go to school with," said a University of Chicago student who turned out Tuesday at 63rd and Cottage Grove.

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Rainbow Cone To Stay Open This Winter! It’s A Cold Weather Miracle

It's normally a rite of fall for Rainbow Cone to pack up for the season. Not this year.

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How Did The Red Line Get Under The Chicago River?

Ever wonder exactly how workers tunneled under the Chicago River for the Red Line?