On Tuesday, this Citgo at the corner of Augusta and Damen will become a Shell station. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Gas Stations Vanish As High-Rises Appear, But This New Shell Owner Vows To Stick Around

"We've had a few developers reaching out [to buy the lot] but the thing is, they are building these monstrous buildings," said Ira Sweiss, owner of a gas station at Augusta and Damen.

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Lightfoot Era Dawns In Chicago — ‘We Are Going To Transform Our City’

Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot is set to become the 56th mayor of Chicago Monday.

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As Successor Sworn In, Rogers Park’s Longest Serving Alderman Says Thanks, Reflects On 28 Years

Joe Moore was defeated by Maria Hadden, who will become the 49th Ward's new alderman Monday.