Teens from Chicago Park District's TRACE program produced two murals on viaducts on 58th & S. Halsted Ave. Lee Edwards/Block Club Chicago

Teens Transform Englewood Viaducts — And Opinions About The Area — Thanks To Park District Program

For 10 years, the park district's TRACE program has given Chicago teens something positive to do with their summer.

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Cook County Takes Steps to Erase Its Regional Gang Database

Commissioners are set to pass a law banning the database and requiring it to be destroyed.

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Jussie Smollett Charged With Filing False Police Report, Will Have To Surrender To Cops

Once considered a victim in a racist attack in Streeterville, the "Empire" star is now facing a felony charge.

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Steve Madden Closing Its Wicker Park Store (Which Means Boots Are $20)

The shoe shop has called the 1553 N. Milwaukee Ave. storefront home for roughly a decade.