West Loop business owners and residents attend a community meeting about the proposed Fulton Market SSA District. Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

West Loop Building Boom Pushes Leaders To Consider A New Neighborhood Tax, But Residents Are Leery

A proposal to create a new Special Service Area In Fulton Market was scaled back after heat from residents.

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Anyone Who Receives Government Assistance Can Now Get A Big Discount On The Internet In Chicago

The Internet Essentials program is making it so anyone who participates in at least one government assistance program can get discounted broadband in Chicago.

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Little Victories, A New Bar And Restaurant In Former Anthem Space On Division Street, Opening Soon

The Wicker Park sports bar is gone, and the new place will now be "more in in-line with the neighborhood evolution over the past 10 years," an owner said this week.