Jessica Hopper's latest book "Night Moves" chronicles her time in Wicker Park and Ukrainian Village. David Sampson

Jessica Hopper Makes A Case For Staying In Chicago In ‘Night Moves’

Chicago, Hopper says, allows creative people to thrive: "You can find spaces here that are affordable and allow you to have a life that isn't just a total grind."

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Help Clean Up Englewood Again! #TheHoodTakeover, Part 2, Is On This Weekend

Englewood resident Shamica Wilson is looking for more volunteers, cleaning supplies and donations to help clear garbage and debris off of 14 blocks along Racine Avenue. Find out how you can help.

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After Strike, University Of Illinois Hospital, Nurses Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

The contract includes hiring 160 full-time nurses to cut down caseloads, improved wages and more protective measures amid the pandemic.