On Monday, Nov. 26, Illinois State Rep. Theresa Mah (2nd) will host a forum in Chinatown to educate residents and help them combat the Department of Homeland Security’s new public charge proposal.Flickr/Diana Schnuth

As Chinatown Residents Panic Over Latest Trump Immigration Crackdown, Forum Offers Advice

In Chinatown, misinformation about a new Trump policy has already had a chilling effect. A forum Monday will provide much-needed answers.

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Plan To Curb Gentrification Along The 606 By Hiking Developer Fines Is Back, Now With More Support Than Ever

Ald. Daniel La Spata (1st) was drafting a version of the ordinance that would reduce fines to developers, but Ald. Roberto Maldonado said something needed to happen quickly.

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Midwest Coast Brewing Opens On Near West Side With Brother-Sister Team At The Helm

The dog-friendly brewery is owned by Cameron Compton and his sister Lanie Veckman.