The pot at a Queen of Hearts raffle at McNally's benefitting St. Cajetan School has soared to more than $900,000. Howard Ludwig, Block Club Chicago

$900,000 Queen Of Hearts Jackpot Turns Sleepy Sox Bar Into Hottest Place On SW Side

“It’s like our own little lotto," one South Sider said.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park Primary category in which blog post is published
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$22.8 Million City ‘Wellness’ Program Has No Proven Benefits, City Watchdog Says

Inspector General Joe Ferguson said the city has taken no steps to show the program works.

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Avondale Food Pantry Closed Monday Because Manager Hurt In Hit-And-Run While Waiting For Food Dropoff

Up to 50 people were left without food after the manager at Sabeel Food Pantry at 3031 W. Belmont Ave. was hit.