Officer John Zook was off duty and home alone when a fire broke out in his Portage Park home. GoFundMe

After Officer’s House Burns Down, Coworkers And Community Rush To Help

Officer John Zook was off duty and home alone when a fire broke out, Cmdr. Fabian Saldana said.

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5 Things To Know About Austan Goolsbee, The High-Powered New Addition To Chicago’s School Board

The economics professor at University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business will round out the mayor-appointed board.

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Tatas Tacos In Portage Park Celebrates Holiday Season With 12 Days Of Tacos

The restaurant is also collecting donations for a special holiday meal at the Irving Park Food Pantry Dec. 19.