PAWS For Life, a program from the no-kill shelter PAWS Chicago, sends volunteers to Englewood, West Englewood and Back of the Yards to help residents care for their pets.Martin Aspera/Amstaphy Dog Photography

PAWS Program Empowers Low-Income Pet Owners: ‘Lack Of Wealth Doesn’t Mean Lack Of Love’

Neighborhoods like Englewood and Back of the Yards are "pet resource deserts," but PAWS For Life is trying to change that with free pet food and medical care.

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Goose Island Ends Distribution Of Honkers Ale, The Beer That Put It On The Map

Once one of Goose Island's best selling beers, Honkers Ale is now moving to brewpub-only status.

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Joe Moreno’s Bad Behavior ‘An Open Secret’ In 1st Ward, Opponent Says After Alderman’s Ex-Aide Accuses Him Of Sexual Harassment

One of Moreno's ex-aides claims the alderman once asked his staffers to take their shirts off at a bar for a pay raise "contest." Meanwhile Moreno blasted the "absurd, false charges."

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Huge ‘Marry Me’ In Maggie Daley Park That Captured Downtown’s Attention (And Heart) Was ‘A Labor Of Love’

The massive proposal took six hours of clearing snow, said newly minted fiance Bob Lempa.