Navy Pier amid the polar vortex, taken from a helicopter.Courtesy of Barry Butler

Meet The Man Who Braved Chicago’s Polar Vortex To Share Photos Of Its Brutal Beauty

“Bad weather is great for photography,” photographer Barry Butler said.

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Belmont Cragin Residents Ask Candidates How They Plan To Revitalize Neighborhood’s Business Corridors

Because Belmont Cragin is in the 29th, 30th and 31st wards the Northwest Side Housing Center invited all nine candidates running to participate in the Saturday morning forum.