Mayoral candidates (top row) Gery Chico, Lori Lightfoot, Bob Fioretti, LaShawn Ford, (bottom row) Garry McCarthy, Paul Vallas, Susana Mendoza and John Kozlar will debate various issues at a Friday event.

Mayoral Debate Will Have 8 Candidates Face Off Over Millennial Issues, Police Reform And More

The Friday event will be moderated by reporter Mary Ann Ahern and activist Ja'Mal Green.

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Help Clean Up Englewood Again! #TheHoodTakeover, Part 2, Is On This Weekend

Englewood resident Shamica Wilson is looking for more volunteers, cleaning supplies and donations to help clear garbage and debris off of 14 blocks along Racine Avenue. Find out how you can help.

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After Strike, University Of Illinois Hospital, Nurses Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

The contract includes hiring 160 full-time nurses to cut down caseloads, improved wages and more protective measures amid the pandemic.