A man on a Divvy bike snatched a woman's purse in the 700 block of South State Street, police said. [Google Maps]

Divvy Rider Snatches Woman’s Purse, Struggles With Her In South Loop

The woman struggled with the man and chased him, but he got away.

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CPS’s Only Fencing Team Keeps Old-School Sport Alive At Far South Side High School

"I asked, 'Can you really stab people with swords?' and he said, 'It depends on how hard you work.' I never forgot that."

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Harper Court Development’s Second Phase Will Feature Lab Space And Youth Programming Thanks To Fund Supported By Tenants

The second phase, which will bring a 17-story tower with office and lab space to Hyde Park, is set to break ground in mid-to-late 2020.

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Here’s Who Will Be Leading Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s Charge To Reexamine Chicago School Budgeting

Chicago’s school funding formula has come under fire for unequally distributing resources between schools that advocates argue need more resources.