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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Goose Island Ends Distribution Of Honkers Ale, The Beer That Put It On The Map

Once one of Goose Island's best selling beers, Honkers Ale is now moving to brewpub-only status.

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Joe Moreno’s Bad Behavior ‘An Open Secret’ In 1st Ward, Opponent Says After Alderman’s Ex-Aide Accuses Him Of Sexual Harassment

One of Moreno's ex-aides claims the alderman once asked his staffers to take their shirts off at a bar for a pay raise "contest." Meanwhile Moreno blasted the "absurd, false charges."

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Huge ‘Marry Me’ In Maggie Daley Park That Captured Downtown’s Attention (And Heart) Was ‘A Labor Of Love’

The massive proposal took six hours of clearing snow, said newly minted fiance Bob Lempa.