Alberto Bocanegra was fatally shot in the 600 block of East 76th Street Tuesday. Lee Edwards / Block Club Chicago / Facebook

Community Activist Shot Dead After Chasing Driver Who Hit Cyclist: ‘He Died As A Hero’

Alberto Bocanegra, 39, had been recording a group of cyclists when he witnessed a driver hit a cyclist and drive off. That's when he sprung into action.

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These Chicago-Centric Old Slang Words Don’t Make Us Look Very Good

Have you ever heard of a "Chicago bankroll" or a "Chicago typewriter"?

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In First Term As Mayor, Lightfoot’s Schools Agenda To Include Overhaul Of Budgets, Campus Policing

Lori Lightfoot’s transition committees presented recommendations for the mayor-elect’s agenda Friday.

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South Side’s First Food Hall Opens In Pullman Featuring 3 African-American Chefs: ‘We Did Something Here. We Really Did’

Laine's Bake Shop, Exquisite Catering and Events and Majani Soulful Vegan Cuisine set up shop in the 111th Gateway Retail Center.