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 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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CPS Dodged Reforming Police In Schools For Two Years, Inspector General Says. Now, District Vows To Do Better

For five hours Thursday, aldermen grilled CPS and CPD officials about why they failed to address concerns about police in city schools.

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Chicagoans Flock To Closed Beaches, But City Plans To Kick Them Out This Weekend

The city's "social distance ambassadors" weren't having much luck clearing Montrose Beach Thursday. “We tried telling them but they ignored us."

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Want To Stop The Violence? Keep Showing Up, Pastor Says While Bringing Food, Other Essentials To South Siders

The Trap Pastor will return to his outpost near Moran Park on Friday at 3:30 to give out hot dogs, hamburgers, groceries, masks and baby items for those in need.