Target shopper Edith Mitchell said she relies on the store for prescriptions.Lee Edwards/Block Club Chicago

South Siders ‘Devastated’ — And Caught Off Guard — By Target Closures In Chatham And Morgan Park

The South Side will be hard hit by Target's decision to close five unprofitable stores across the country.

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Next Stop, Outer Space: Jefferson Park Blue Line Stop Has Some Surreal New Signs

The $25 million renovation of the Jefferson Park Blue Line stop now includes some surreal bus shelters.

Chicagoans Rattled After Getting ‘Extreme Alert’ Text From City, But It Was Only A Test

An "extreme alert" test sent out by the Office of Emergency Management and Communications scared some residents into believing it was the real thing.