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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Publican Anker Closes This Weekend In Wicker Park. Its Replacement? Still TBD

The restaurant will be replaced by a new dining concept, but One Off Hospitality is still hashing out the details (no pun intended).

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Chance The Rapper Backs Preckwinkle: Lightfoot’s Prosecutor Past ‘Not In The Best Interests Of Young Black People,’ Rapper Says

Lori Lightfoot said she respects Chance and other activists: “I share their passion and commitment to pursuing true police accountability."