Healthy Hood, a Pilsen fitness studio, transformed into a makeshift warming center to provide shelter to people who are homeless. Tanya Lozano

Pilsen Studio Takes In 70 People Who Are Homeless During Dangerous Cold: ‘We Aren’t Turning Anyone Away’

More than 150 volunteers, local restaurants and groups have rallied to turn the fitness studio into a makeshift shelter.

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These Chicago-Centric Old Slang Words Don’t Make Us Look Very Good

Have you ever heard of a "Chicago bankroll" or a "Chicago typewriter"?

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In First Term As Mayor, Lightfoot’s Schools Agenda To Include Overhaul Of Budgets, Campus Policing

Lori Lightfoot’s transition committees presented recommendations for the mayor-elect’s agenda Friday.

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South Side’s First Food Hall Opens In Pullman Featuring 3 African-American Chefs: ‘We Did Something Here. We Really Did’

Laine's Bake Shop, Exquisite Catering and Events and Majani Soulful Vegan Cuisine set up shop in the 111th Gateway Retail Center.