Officers in the Near West Police District (12th) participated in an outdoor roll call before a CAPS meeting in Smith Park on Wednesday night. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Neighbors Thank Police Officers Who Caught Man Accused Of Attempted Rape, Robberies In West Town

"We came out to show our support and express gratitude to police for keeping an extra eye on our community," said Mitchell school's interim principal Katie Welsh.

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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.