Organizer Will Calloway (right) will be among a group of activists who will occupy the block in front of the Cook County Criminal Courthouse during the trial of Jason Van Dyke (left).Chicago Tribune/DNAinfo Chicago

Activists Will Occupy Block In Front Of Courthouse During Jason Van Dyke Trial

The occupation is being led in part by Will Calloway, who pushed for the release of a video showing the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald.

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Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

New Little Village Health Center Aims To Make Medical Care Easier For Aging Residents

There is a "direct need" for accessible, affordable healthcare for Little Village seniors, officials said.

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Parent Helps Boy, 15, Turn Himself In After Fatal Hit-And-Run That Killed Cyclist In North Park

The hit-and-run that killed the 67-year-old man happened Sunday in the 3300 block of West Devon Avenue.