The Old Town School of Folk has been at the historic building at 909 W. Armitage Ave. for the past 50 years.ALEX V. HERNANDEZ/ BLOCK CLUB CHICAGO

Old Town School Of Folk Teachers See ‘No Wisdom’ In Plan To Sell Armitage Avenue Building

A letter signed by 117 teachers said Old Town’s administration has increasingly treated students “as wallets rather than family members.”

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Dog Park Planned For Jefferson Park Stalls As Ald. Gardiner Pulls Plug On Funding

Now-former Ald. John Arena (45th) promised a group advocating for a dog park at Austin-Foster Park $100,000. But new Ald. Jim Gardiner says hundreds of neighbors oppose the plan.

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Another One: DJ Khaled Brings Miami Soul Food Franchise To Austin

Miami's DJ Khaled opened The Licking this week at 5045 W. Madison St., thrilling West Siders with its unique spin on soul food.