Natasha Nicholes holding tomatoes from her urban garden in West Pullman. Lee Edwards/Block Club Chicago

Homestead In The City? How This Chicago Mom Embraced Living Off The Land On The Far South Side

Natasha Nicholes wanted her neighbors to get out of their houses and talk to one another — and through her farm, she's made it happen.

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Family Of Man Who Died Inside Lakeview Jewel-Osco Files Wrongful Death Suit

Eugenio Escriba, 55, died inside the store at 3531 N. Broadway on November 20 after being detained by Jewel personnel for alleged shoplifting.