An archaeological dig is underway at a mid-19th century home that some Old Irving Park residents believe may have ties to the Underground Railroad.MG Group / DNAinfo

Was This Irving Park Home Part Of The Underground Railroad? Archaeologists Aim To Find Out

The home was built in 1856 for John Gray, the first Republican Sheriff of Cook County.

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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.