A vigil will be held for Laquan McDonald (left) outside the courthouse where Officer Jason Van Dyke (right) has been on trial for murder in the teen's death.Provided

Birthday Vigil For Laquan McDonald To Be Held Outside Cook County Courthouse

The memorial event comes as Officer Jason Van Dyke is on trial for murder in McDonald's death.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Little Village Shooting Kills David Quiroz, 33

David Quiroz, 33, was shot to death Tuesday night in the 2700 block of South Kolin Avenue, officials said.

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Love The Hideout? Then ‘Please’ Show Up To Lincoln Yards Meeting, Owners Tell Supporters

The Hideout's owners want the city to delay making decisions on development in the area until after elections in the spring.

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Black-Owned McDonald’s Sites To Give Away 2,000 Turkeys This Week — And Veterans Get To Go First

Five hundred frozen turkeys will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis at four McDonald's across the Chicago area.