The camp out aims to unite the neighborhood against violence.[Mauricio Peña/Block Club Chicago]

Back Of The Yards Neighbors To Camp Out On ‘Hot Blocks’ To Protest Gun Violence

Increase The Peace, a youth-led initiative, will host peace campouts across the South Side this summer.

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Rahm Allies Block TIF Reform Vote That Could Stall Lincoln Yards Development

Emanuel has said he is determined to push through the Lincoln Yards TIF district before he leaves office this spring.

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Closing Heartland Cafe Might Become Residential Building, Owner Says

The cafe will be closed for a few months, its owner said, but he hopes to reopen — in a Rogers Park location — eventually.