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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These South Side Peace Marches Aim To Empower Black Mothers, Feed Those In Need

One organizer is calling for people to meet 3-5 p.m. Friday at 51st Street and Cottage Grove Avenue.

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Officers Who Violently Pulled Woman Out Of Car At Brickyard Mall Should Be Stripped Of Police Powers During Investigation, COPA Says

But a Chicago police spokeswoman on Friday said "nothing has changed at this time with the status of the officers" and the investigation is ongoing.