Sweet Rice has closed. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Sweet Rice Shutters, Snappy Mobil Will Be Next: ‘We Are Sad, It Was A Long Time,’ Gas Station Manager Says

The closures are happening because a developer plans to demolish the strip mall and replace it with a seven-story, 123-unit apartment building.

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Boy, 11, On Life Support After Years Of Bullying At CPS Leads To Suicide Attempt, Mom Says

"It should not take something like this to happen to get a response... We have to wait for families to suffer to get something done."

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Lofts In Old Marshall Field’s Warehouse At Logan Square Border Start At $1,495 Per Month For ‘Junior’ One Bedroom

The building, which features a co-working space and yoga and meditation studio for residents, will be ready for April move-ins.

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Vote-Shaming Mailers About Your Neighbors Aren’t Illegal, They’re Just ‘Creepy,’ Elections Officials Say

Voters in some parts of the city got a letter in the mail purporting to show which of their neighbors voted or skipped out.