Melissa Schlesinger, a WPB Ambassador, and Special Service Area Taxpayer District No. 33 Chairman Brent Norsman approach Wicker Park's main hub during a training walk. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Taxpayer-Funded ‘Ambassadors’ Put Extra Eyes On Wicker Park, Bucktown Streets

The ambassadors earn $17 an hour.

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Was This Your Bar Mitzvah? 1955 Photo Album Found In A Jewel Inspires Search For Mystery Family

The album commemorates the bar mitzvah of "William," who would now be about 76. It was found atop craft beer at the Jewel in Andersonville.

Going To The Movies? Here’s What To See (And Skip) This Weekend

A classic children's book gets it's chance on screen, remembering a comedic legend and more. Third Coast Review breaks down your options.