The Rev. Michael Pfleger, CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson and the Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. marched together at the march to shut down that Dan Ryan Expy. Saturday. Lee Edwards/ Block Club Chicago

Peaceful Protest Shuts Down Dan Ryan: Chicago ‘Won’ Today, Pfleger Says (PHOTOS)

The march drew attention to the violence that plagues the South and West sides.

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Dog Park Planned For Jefferson Park Stalls As Ald. Gardiner Pulls Plug On Funding

Now-former Ald. John Arena (45th) promised a group advocating for a dog park at Austin-Foster Park $100,000. But new Ald. Jim Gardiner says hundreds of neighbors oppose the plan.

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Another One: DJ Khaled Brings Miami Soul Food Franchise To Austin

Miami's DJ Khaled opened The Licking this week at 5045 W. Madison St., thrilling West Siders with its unique spin on soul food.