In a few months this Target in the Chatham neighborhood may be closed for good. Lee Edwards/Block Club Chicago

Despite Threat Of Boycott And Loss Of TIF Funding, Target Says It’s Still Closing South Side Stores

Response to Target's announcement to close two store locations on the South Side has been swift from local elected officials and mayoral candidates.

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Apartment Complex Replacing Avondale’s Red Apple Buffet Calls For Rents Between $2K – $2.5K, No Affordable Units

Some neighbors took issue with the rent prices, saying longtime residents can't afford it. "To be perfectly blunt, no family can afford $2,500 a month in this neighborhood," one said.