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State Should Lift Ban On Rent Control, Voters In Seven Chicago Neighborhoods Say

A ballot question asking if Illinois should repeal its ban on rent control got more than 50 percent 'yes' votes in the three wards it was asked Tuesday.

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Police Release Images Of Man They Say Burglarized Avalon Park Home

The burglary happened Friday in the 8400 block of South Kimbark Avenue.

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Gigi’s Kitchen, A Casual American Eatery With Latin Flair, Replaces AMK In Bucktown

Gigi Downing is aiming to open in early December. "It will look like a nice bright day in Brazil," she said of the playful, fresh and bright space.

Controversial King Food & Deli In Chatham Closes Amid Criticism From Alderman, Neighbors

Ald. Roderick Sawyer and community groups criticized the store for having limited grocery items and selling unhealthy snacks and cigars that could be used for blunts.