A fake corner store in North Lawndale is part of filming for "The Chi." [Provided by Frank Bergh]

Fake Corner Store Is Back In North Lawndale For ‘The Chi’ Filming

The show plans to donate food from its controversial corner store set this year.

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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.