Raul Bonilla Ortiz in front of the altar he created to honor the victims of Hurricane Maria.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

Artist Honors 2,975 Killed In Puerto Rican Hurricane With Humboldt Park Art Show

Puerto Rican native and Logan Square resident Raul Ortiz Bonilla has an altar, as well as 20 small paintings, on display in Humboldt Park's boat house gallery to honor the 2,976 people who died.

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These Chicago-Centric Old Slang Words Don’t Make Us Look Very Good

Have you ever heard of a "Chicago bankroll" or a "Chicago typewriter"?

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In First Term As Mayor, Lightfoot’s Schools Agenda To Include Overhaul Of Budgets, Campus Policing

Lori Lightfoot’s transition committees presented recommendations for the mayor-elect’s agenda Friday.

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South Side’s First Food Hall Opens In Pullman Featuring 3 African-American Chefs: ‘We Did Something Here. We Really Did’

Laine's Bake Shop, Exquisite Catering and Events and Majani Soulful Vegan Cuisine set up shop in the 111th Gateway Retail Center.