Ald.-elect Daniel La Spata addresses members of the West Bucktown Neighborhood Association on May 6 at The Joinery, 2533 W. Homer St. Hannah Alani/Block Club Chicago

As Bucktown Residents Push New Alderman To Crack Down On Crime, La Spata Says CHA Must Address Recent Shootings

Ald.-elect Daniel La Spata said he supports hiring more officers, but he's "not willing to go back to the policing we’ve had in the past 15 to 20 years."

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These Chicago-Centric Old Slang Words Don’t Make Us Look Very Good

Have you ever heard of a "Chicago bankroll" or a "Chicago typewriter"?

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In First Term As Mayor, Lightfoot’s Schools Agenda To Include Overhaul Of Budgets, Campus Policing

Lori Lightfoot’s transition committees presented recommendations for the mayor-elect’s agenda Friday.

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South Side’s First Food Hall Opens In Pullman Featuring 3 African-American Chefs: ‘We Did Something Here. We Really Did’

Laine's Bake Shop, Exquisite Catering and Events and Majani Soulful Vegan Cuisine set up shop in the 111th Gateway Retail Center.