Rockwell Vice President Matt Blankenberger (left) and former Rockwell trainer and powerlifter Christy Senay, who is participating in Pull for Pride in June. Provided / Chris Fowler

At Rockwell Barbell, LGBTQ Athletes Find A Loud, Strong And Supportive Powerlifting Community

“What I love about Rockwell is we don’t care what your gender is, who you’re sexually attracted to or about the shape of your body. We’re just about working hard and strength.”

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Mark Fishman’s Buildings Dropped From Milwaukee Avenue ‘Downzoning’ Plan After Landlord Threatens To Sue

It's the latest in a long-running battle between the prominent landlord and Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (35th), who is driving the rezoning plan.

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Pilsen Historic Landmark District Plan Killed By Key City Committee After Public Outcry

A separate measure aimed at banning demolitions for six months in Pilsen to slow gentrification failed to pass, too.

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Coronavirus Vaccinations Could Start In 2 Weeks In Chicago, City’s Top Doctor Says

"I'm very hopeful that by the time we're halfway or in the third quarter of this year, we'll be in a different place," said Dr. Allison Arwady.