After the rain stopped on Tuesday, some vigil attendees went outside to light candles. Left to right: Simo Umt, Debby Lewis and Gabor Tarjan.ALEX V. HERNANDEZ/ BLOCK CLUB CHICAGO

Irving Park Neighbors Stand Up To Hate, Honor Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims At Vigil

Citing a rise in anti-Semitism and white supremacist flyers found in Chicago, 200 neighbors gathered to condemn the horrific mass shooting and hate speech.

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Tavern On North Owner Brings ‘Irish Hospitality’ To 1930s-Era Wicker Park Dive Bar

Owner Frank Cosgrave discovered unopened bottles of 1930's booze when renovating the bar, where you can get a properly-poured Guinness.

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Uptown Seniors Blindsided By Removal Of Their CTA Bus Stop March Straight To Alderman’s Office

On Tuesday morning, a dozen seniors showed up to Ald. James Cappleman's office demanding to know why they weren't given notice about the removal of #36 stop at Broadway and Montrose.

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As Lightfoot Tackles Budget Crisis, CPS Near West Side High School Plan ‘Up In The Air,’ Burnett Says

With Rahm Emanuel out of office, the previously planned Near West Side high school is noticeably absent in CPS' latest capital budget. But neighbors aren't giving up the fight.