Raymond Ferguson (right) lifted the spirits of those who passed him in the Loop. Ferguson died June 18. SPARK, Provided

Beloved Man Who Brought Joy To Downtown Commuters Honored With Memorial

"I don't think people will ever forget" Raymond Ferguson's love and selflessness, friends said.

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Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

$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.