The Great Chicago Fire raged Oct. 8-10, 1871.Wikimedia Commons

5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the Great Chicago Fire

No, Mrs. O'Leary's cow didn't burn down the city back in 1871.

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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.

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King Drive Lights Up As Hundreds Of Donations Pour In To South Side Group

Here's how you can help My Block, My Hood, My City set up lights at South Side homes this weekend.