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Dirty Root Set To Bring Fast Casual, Farm- Fresh Eatery To West Loop

Longtime friends and co-founders Matt Dobleman and Connor Lacy want to serve healthy food from local sources.

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The Birds, The Bees And Consent: How One Chicago Classroom Navigates Evolving Sexual Education

After the revelation of widespread abuse in Chicago Public Schools, more schools are teaching the meaning and practice of consent.

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Can Art Revive South Chicago? These Artists Are Trying To Infuse New Life Into The Neighborhood

Devastated by the downturn of the steel industry, artists are working to revitalize South Chicago by transforming vacant buildings into art studios.