Ida B. Wells was a pioneer in investigative journalism, documenting lynchings across the United States. [Wikimedia Commons]

Ida B. Wells Will Get The Monument She Deserves After Community Raises $300K

"This project is bigger than Ida ... It's about black women finally starting to get recognized for what we did and what we've contributed in this country."

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Here’s What To Expect At The ‘Big Lebowski’ Pop-Up Bar Opening Above The Rookery

Creative cocktails made by Alex Brick will include three spins on White Russians and a Bunny Toe with a candy toe.

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Vigil At Lane Tech High On Friday Will Honor Slain Security Guard Jemel Roberson

The vigil will begin at 7 p.m. on Friday on the north side of Lane Tech's stadium at 2601 W. Addison St.