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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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?