Artists were screened by the event's organizer. They had to submit a sketch before a wall was assigned to them. Pat Nabong / Block Club Chicago

Graffiti Artists From Around The World Unite At Crawford Steel Where Their Art Is Celebrated — Not Rejected

Meeting of Styles was brought to Chicago from Germany 14 years ago in an effort to show the outside world "what graffiti is really about."

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Lexington Betty Smokehouse Opening In Pullman Food Hall In A Food Truck-To-Restaurant Evolution

"I want to be living proof to other women and girls that look like me that we can have our own companies and create them from the bottom up,” said owner Dominique Leach.

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Mugging Caught On Video Shows Woman Attacked While Cleaning Snow Off Car In Belmont-Cragin

The mugger ran toward the woman, knocked her down and dragged her on the ground before stealing her purse.

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With Family Chats, Foundation Aims To Introduce Al Raby’s Legacy To A New Generation

CPS CEO Janice Jackson, author Lee Bey and Chicago Housing Commissioner Marisa Novara are among the panelists.