African culture will be on display at the African Festival of the Arts this weekend. African Festival of the Arts/ Twitter

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend At These 5 Events On The South Side

The fun includes a movie in the park and the African Festival of the Arts with musical guests like Seun Kuti and Twista on the South Side.

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Police Warn Residents After 3 Garage Break-Ins In Little Village

The most recent burglary happened Saturday in the 2600 block of South Millard Avenue, police said.

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18-Story Tower Would Bring More Offices To Fulton Market Gateway, But Neighbors Concerned About Traffic, Safety

A Rascal Flatts-themed restaurant was planned in the 800 W. Fulton Market tower at the old Mid nightclub and Isaacson & Stein Fish sites, but that plan has been scrapped, the developer said.

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Chicago Spent More Than $113 Million On Police Misconduct Lawsuits In 2018

CHICAGO REPORTER: The amount paid out for police misconduct in 2018 is more than the city has paid in any year since at least 2011.