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Amid Concerns Over Dust, Controversial McKinley Park Asphalt Plant Applies For EPA Permit Again

The IEPA denied its application in February, and residents like Kate Moser are growing increasingly concerned about the dust blowing off of asphalt trucks leaving the plant.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Chance The Rapper’s New Music Video Game For ‘I Love You So Much’ Was Designed By South Side Students

Rather than drop a music video for the single, Chance the Rapper's charity SocialWorks released a video game coded and designed by South Side students.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Man Stabbed To Death By Coworker At Portage Park’s Foundation Tavern & Grille

Aside from a “large” knife, police recovered video footage of the attack and charges are pending.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

5 Robberies At Gunpoint Reported On Near West Side, Police Say

The most recent robbery happened in the 2400 block of West Warren Boulevard Dec. 3, police said.