Barbara "Babs" Sechrest was a longtime Cubs fan and North Center resident. In a mirror, she shows her new tattoo in 2016.Kelly Bauer

Cubs Superfan Who Got A Team Tattoo At 82 And Was A North Center ‘Treasure’ Dies At 85

Babs Sechrest lived near Wrigley Field for more than 80 years, volunteering in North Center in between going to dozens of Cubs games a year.

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Man Found Dead At Harrison Park In Pilsen

At 4:45 p.m., a man in his late 50s was found unresponsive in the 1800 block of West 18th Street, police said.

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Explosion, City Shutdown Won’t Stop State EPA From Letting General Iron Move To East Side

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency cannot deny a permit "based upon allegations that a source is violating" the permit's requirements, a spokesperson said.

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City Officials Approve ‘Roadmap’ For Attracting Development, Arts And Culture To South Shore

The plan focuses on upgrading 75th and 79th Streets from Stony Island Avenue to the lakefront.