Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul announces that he will challenge former Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke’s nearly seven-year sentence for murdering Laquan McDonald. Heather Cherone/The Daily Line

Raoul Challenges Van Dyke’s 6¾-Year Sentence, Says Judge Improperly Applied Law

Attorney General Kwame Raoul said he took no position on whether Van Dyke’s sentence — which was widely criticized — was too lenient.

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Six Corners Senior Housing Complex Gets OK From Plan Commission

The 10-story building at Irving Park Road, Cicero and Milwaukee avenues will fill the corner left vacant since 2016, when the Bank of America branch closed.

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‘It Was Meant To Be’: Owners Of Lost Girls Vintage Return To West Town For First Brick-And-Mortar Store

"We’re excited to be part of the bustling West Town neighborhood." Sarah Azzouzi and Kyla Embrey started Lost Girls Vintage six years ago.