After his home was foreclosed on and auctioned off, Vietnam veteran Tom Zummo will soon be evicted from the home he has lived in for 25 years. Mauricio Peña/Block Club Chicago

Neighbors Rally To Help Vietnam Veteran, Cat Rescuer Being Evicted From Longtime Pilsen Home

"Usually, people expect that when you’re in your 70s, you aren’t worrying where they're going to be living and whether they are going to be safe,” one neighbor said.

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DePaul Students Want Professor To Apologize For Column, Tweets They Call Racist, Xenophobic — But He Says He Stands By Writing

A student group is calling on university officials to censure Professor Jason Hill and the group wants Hill to apologize for social media posts and a recent column.

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Police Shut Down Rainbow Beach Park On Easter, Citing ‘Credible Intel’ — But Resident Wants Answers

On a beautiful Easter Sunday, drivers and pedestrians attempting to enter the South Side beach were turned away by police.

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$95 Million, 19-Story Office Tower At Fulton Market Gateway Gets Key Approval

Neighbors have been worried about the traffic Thor Equities' tower at 800 W. Fulton Market will bring to the increasingly crowded neighborhood.