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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Anyone Who Receives Government Assistance Can Now Get A Big Discount On The Internet In Chicago

The Internet Essentials program is making it so anyone who participates in at least one government assistance program can get discounted broadband in Chicago.

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Little Victories, A New Bar And Restaurant In Former Anthem Space On Division Street, Opening Soon

The Wicker Park sports bar is gone, and the new place will now be "more in in-line with the neighborhood evolution over the past 10 years," an owner said this week.