Landlord Mark Fishman (left) has joined a group of other landlords and sued the city to stop an affordable housing development supported by Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (right). Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

Controversial Landlord Mark Fishman Gave At Least $100,000 To Ald. Ramirez-Rosa’s Opponent, Records Show

An expert said the move appears to be a "blatant" example of campaign finance law exploitation.

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With Cooking Parties On Hold, Get In The Kitchen Brings In Sidelined Chefs To Launch Their Own Takeout Menus

Owner Jason Bailin started renting his space to furloughed chefs so they can offer prepared meals and home cooking kits.

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Avondale Hackerspace Volunteers Make More Than 4,500 Face Shields For Essential Workers

"The fact that we had so many people who were desperate for anything to protect them against getting infected just cried out for whatever help anyone could lend."

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Health Care ‘Superheroes’ From Around The World Share Real Stories Of Fighting Coronavirus, Thanks To An Uptown Doctor

The Healthcare Heroes Project highlights stories of doctors and nurses on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.