Owner of The Baton Jim Flint stands in front of the new main stage. JONATHAN BALLEW/BLOCK CLUB CHICAGO

Legendary Drag Club The Baton Opens In Uptown Friday After Decades In River North: ‘It’s A New Chapter’

Due to the rising cost of rent, owner Jim Flint had to move from the original River North location after 49 years.

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Convicted Of A Weed Crime? Expungement Clinic Aims To Help People Clear Their Records In West Loop This Weekend

During the clinic, volunteer attorneys will be on hand to provide free legal advice and begin the record-clearing and expungement process.

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After 40 Years, Pilsen’s Latina Mothers Look Back On The Long Fight To Build A High School

The 1979 La Esperanza mural was created to commemorate the fight for Benito Juarez High School to be built. Now, a new plaque, exhibit and comic book aim to honor the mural and the story the behind it.