The Chicago Humanities Festival will have four events Friday in Bronzeville, including ones focused on singer Billie Holiday (left), the work of chef Darius Williams (center) and reporter Ida B. Wells (right).Wikimedia Commons and Darius Cooks Instagram

Ida B. Wells, Soul Food And More To Be Discussed At Bronzeville’s Chicago Humanities Festival Sessions

"Overlooked: Ida B. Wells" will bring together reporters and a descendant of Ida B. Wells to talk about the famed Chicago journalist and activist.

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Man Drowns Near Pratt Pier In Rogers Park

The man was fishing off of the pier when he decided to go for a swim and never resurfaced, police said.

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Car With 4 Men Tries To Lure Over Girl, 14, In Gladstone Park

The incident happened Friday in the 5900 block of West Bryn Mawr Avenue.

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What’s Going On At Wicker Park’s Gurgoyle Fountain? A $67,000 Restoration

The 1800s-era fountain marks the “epicenter of the neighborhood," a Wicker Park neighborhood leader said.