A new memorial at Ping Tom Memorial Park was finished for just two days before someone vandalized it. [GoFundMe]

New Chinatown Mural Vandalized With ‘XXXTENTACION’ Tag Just 2 Days After Artists Finished It

In the wake of the vandalism, the Chinatown community rallied together to raise money to fix — and seal — the mural.

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Storm Leaves 1 Inch Of Snow On Chicago, But More Could Come This Weekend

The South Side got hit the hardest during Thursday morning's snowstorm.

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City Council Approves 2019 Budget, But Aldermen Acknowledge Storm Clouds Brewing On Horizon

With no new taxes or fees, Ald. Scott Waguespack cast the lone vote against the budget. Ald. Derrick Curtis was absent.

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Man Tries To Lure 10-Year-Old Girl Into His Car In North Lawndale

The 10-year-old was crossing the street when a man in a blue four-door car told her to “Get in the car, so I can take you somewhere,” police said.