Cocoa (left) and Rose (right) are two dogs who could be put down Friday night by Animal Care and Control.Facebook

‘Why Not Give Dogs A Chance?’: Animal Control Volunteers Say Department Rushing To Euthanize Dogs

"A lot of them are just friendly, nice dogs," said one volunteer. "They have no issues at all, but they're being killed. It's not because [Animal Control is] out of space."

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Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Cook County Takes Steps to Erase Its Regional Gang Database

Commissioners are set to pass a law banning the database and requiring it to be destroyed.

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Jussie Smollett Charged With Filing False Police Report, Will Have To Surrender To Cops

Once considered a victim in a racist attack in Streeterville, the "Empire" star is now facing a felony charge.

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Steve Madden Closing Its Wicker Park Store (Which Means Boots Are $20)

The shoe shop has called the 1553 N. Milwaukee Ave. storefront home for roughly a decade.