Pro-choice demonstrators Downtown. Charles Edward Miller / Flickr

How Chicago Women Helped Bring Safe Abortion Access To The Midwest

Legalizing abortion in Illinois meant maternal mortality plummeted by 40-50 percent, an expert said.

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Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

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.