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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Rahm Allies Block TIF Reform Vote That Could Stall Lincoln Yards Development

Emanuel has said he is determined to push through the Lincoln Yards TIF district before he leaves office this spring.

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Closing Heartland Cafe Might Become Residential Building, Owner Says

The cafe will be closed for a few months, its owner said, but he hopes to reopen — in a Rogers Park location — eventually.