More than a dozen neighbors holding "Hate Has No Home Here" signs stood behind Ald. Deb Mell (33rd) at a press conference outside of the church last week.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

Avondale Priest Who Burned Gay Flag Removed From Church

"It has become clear to me that Fr. Kalchik must take time away from the parish to receive pastoral support so his needs can be assessed," the archbishop of Chicago said in a statement.

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5 Things To Know About Austan Goolsbee, The High-Powered New Addition To Chicago’s School Board

The economics professor at University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business will round out the mayor-appointed board.

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Tatas Tacos In Portage Park Celebrates Holiday Season With 12 Days Of Tacos

The restaurant is also collecting donations for a special holiday meal at the Irving Park Food Pantry Dec. 19.