Bergstrom's "Lost Houses of Lyndale" project started out as a cardboard poster board filled with historical factoids about the street. At the bottom of the board, there's an infographic detailing the teardowns.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

As Modern Condos Invade Logan Square Street, Artist Documents Historic Homes That Came Before Them

“The goal is to find out more about the houses so [they’re] not just wiped from our memory,” Matt Bergstrom said.

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Student Protesters Demand Lightfoot Live Up To Campaign Promises On Environmental Protection

Members of several youth groups protested outside the mayor’s City Hall offices to call for Lightfoot to reinstate a city department of environment to fight pollution and address climate change.

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‘Justice For Kenny’ Protest Planned Outside Richard’s Bar, Where Barista Was Stabbed To Death

The man who killed Kenny Paterimos was initially arrested by police but later released without being charged. Friends and family demand to know why.

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What Will Replace Auburn Gresham’s Closed Sav-A-Lot? Alderman Courting Multiple Grocers

Ald. David Moore hopes to fill the vacancy left by the discount grocer as soon as possible.