Francisca Lino moved into a Humboldt Park church at 2716 W. Division St. 10 months ago to avoid deportation.[Mauricio Peña, Block Club Chicago]

Chicago Immigrants Horrified By Family Separations — Because They Know How It Feels

Chicago churches and activists are speaking out against family separation at the border, and recalling their own experiences: “My mom said when she set me down it was as if her soul left her.”

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Commuter-Focused Target Opens On Wicker Park’s Division Street

The store offers no parking spaces and aims to capture foot traffic from people walking to and from the nearby "L" station.

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Public Can Weigh In On National Teachers Academy High School Plan Tonight

The meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Illinois Institute of Technology, 3241 S. Federal St.

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Sears Signs At Shuttered Six Corners Store Removed Wednesday Night

Plans for a mixed-use development with retail and residential components at the former Sears still haven't been filed with the city.