Sam Kirk's "s We Keep Showing Up for America. When will America Show Up for Us?" is among the artwork that will be on display for ICONIC: Black Panther at the Stony Island Arts Bank. Sam Kirk

‘ICONIC: Black Panther’ Exhibit Honors Panthers’ Legacy In Illinois And Beyond

An exhibit commemorating the legacy of the Black Panther Party in Illinois is coming to the Stony Island Arts Bank.

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Elected School Board Bill To Get A Renewed Push In The Illinois Legislature

Elected school boards exist in 90% of school districts across the country, according to a Pew Charitable Trusts study.

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Chicago’s First Cider Bar, The Northman, Closes For Good Sunday

New owners are taking over the space and will continue to focus on cider, Northman owners said.

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It’s Time To Make Juneteenth An Official City Holiday, Ald. Says: ‘Black History Is American History’

Juneteenth — or June 19 — marks the emancipation of enslaved Black Americans, and should be celebrated citywide, supporters say.