"Fresnel Radiance" was created by artist Samuel Schwindt (pictured) as the first completed Window Works installation in Wicker Park-Bucktown. Schwindt's work can be seen inside the vacant storefront located at 2139 N Damen Ave.Hannah Alani/Block Club Chicago

Vacant Storefronts Are Getting Art Installations To Ease The Eyesore And Help Local Artists

The "Window Works" program in Wicker Park and Bucktown is targeted at retail storefront that sit vacant.

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Mayor Lightfoot, With Teachers Still On Strike, To Reveal Wednesday How She Plans To Plug Budget Hole

The big question Lightfoot will answer is how much of the budget deficit will have to be filled with a property tax hike.

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Elizabeth Warren Joins Teachers On Strike In Chicago: ‘Unions Are How We Have Power’

The presidential candidate joined striking teachers in Austin for a rally Tuesday morning.