Brian Wassel bought trash cans to help stem the garbage near the Sedgwick Brown Line stop.George Slefo/Block Club Chicago

Tired Of Piles Of Trash Near Sedgwick Brown Line, Resident Starts His Own Garbage Pick Up Service

Brian Wassel couldn't stand the trash anymore, so he became a one-man Streets & San crew (with an assist from a nearby worker).

Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published
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Anyone Who Receives Government Assistance Can Now Get A Big Discount On The Internet In Chicago

The Internet Essentials program is making it so anyone who participates in at least one government assistance program can get discounted broadband in Chicago.

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Little Victories, A New Bar And Restaurant In Former Anthem Space On Division Street, Opening Soon

The Wicker Park sports bar is gone, and the new place will now be "more in in-line with the neighborhood evolution over the past 10 years," an owner said this week.