Lebster Pabon and his two children get ready for the 4-mile bike parade. "It's my sixth Tour de Fat, first time with this bike and the kids," said Pabon, who works as a youth program manager for West Town Bikes.Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Scorching Temps Didn’t Keep Cyclists From Celebrating Tour de Fat’s Return To Neighborhood Roots

"I am so freaking over the moon and so overjoyed it's back. It's a festival. Last year, it was a concert," West Town Bikes' Coralee Montes said.

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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.