Many Pieces, One Purpose mural in West Loop[Courtesy of Rich Alapack

Giant Planet Earth Mural Rises In West Loop In Response To Racist Graffiti

“Our society is too divided and I want to remind people to get along and help each other succeed,” the artist behind the tile mosaic said.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

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.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

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.