The owner of an Alaska-based poke shop, who is Hawaiian, teared up when describing the hoops she had to jump through to rebrand after receiving a cease and desist letter from Aloha Poke Co. Facebook

Aloha Poke Protesters Take Boycott To The Loop This Week

More than 162,000 people have signed an online petition against the Chicago-based Aloha Poke Co.

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Expungement Clinic, Job Fair Saturday Aims To Help Those Hurt By The War On Drugs Benefit From Legal Weed Business

People can get help clearing non-violent offenses, find jobs and learn how social equity applicants can enter the industry.

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Girl, 11, Escapes After Man Tries To Pull Her Into His Car In West Englewood, Police Say

The girl ran off and the man tried to chase her during the Wednesday incident, police said.

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Puppy Stolen From Animal Rescue Is Found On Street

The puppy, Smarties, has been returned to the Anti-Cruelty Society.