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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Who Needs Instruments, Anyway? Grant Park Chorus Brings A Capella Series To South Shore Cultural Center

The chorus will make a stop in South Shore for its "In the Parks" a capella series, celebrating works written by women — including a commissioned piece from award-winning composer Lori Laitman.

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Realtor Tasked With Selling Austin’s Iconic Pink House Is Now Fighting To Keep Family In Their Home

The owners of the pink house on Central Avenue started a GoFundMe to raise the money to repair the house and prevent it from being torn down.