Onique Walker (right), mother of Delmonte Johnson, was surrounded by her son, Devirgo Johnson (second right) and well-wishers at her fallen son's memorial. Lee Edwards/Block Club Chicago

Slain Chicago Activist Delmonte Johnson Mourned: ‘I Didn’t Know God Was Going To Call You This Early’

Delmonte Johnson's family, friends and fellow activists paid their respects to the fallen activist in Chatham.

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None Of The City’s Neighborhood Opportunity Fund Grants Went To North Lawndale Last Round

Lawndale is one of the neighborhoods that is supposed to be prioritized under the INVEST South/West initiative. Now the fund has reopened, and West Side leaders are encouraging applicants to try again.

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Andersonville’s Cheetah Gym Turning Its Parking Lot Into Outdoor Movie Theater

The parking lot will be sectioned off for socially-distanced viewings of "A Goofy Movie" and "A League Of Their Own."

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Outdoor Dance Performances, Classes Coming To Avondale Parking Lot In October

The events, scheduled for Oct. 3-4, are being put on by a dance company formed in the midst of the pandemic.