A group of Chicago Police officers teamed up to buy holiday gifts for seventh graders at Reilly Elementary in Avondale.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

Chicago Police Officers Give Holiday Gifts To Avondale Students: ‘A Small Gift Can Go A Long Way’

"They went out of their way to get us gifts. They didn't know us or anything, but they got us stuff that we needed," one student said.

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Lightfoot Era Dawns In Chicago — ‘We Are Going To Transform Our City’

Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot is set to become the 56th mayor of Chicago Monday.

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As Successor Sworn In, Rogers Park’s Longest Serving Alderman Says Thanks, Reflects On 28 Years

Joe Moore was defeated by Maria Hadden, who will become the 49th Ward's new alderman Monday.