Gately's People Store was demolished Friday after an extra-alarm fire gutted the building and caused a roof collapse. Chicago Fire Department

Century-Old Gately’s Peoples Store Demolished After Fire Guts Vacant Roseland Building

No injuries were reported at the historic, but vacant, store.

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4 Hurt When SUV Driver Runs Red Light, Crashes Into Minivan In Back Of The Yards

The crash happened in the 2000 block of West 51st Street Thursday night, police said.

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CPS’ Only Fencing Team Keeps Old-School Sport Alive At Far South Side High School

"I asked, 'Can you really stab people with swords?' and he said, 'It depends on how hard you work.' I never forgot that."

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Harper Court Tower Will Feature Lab Space And Youth Programming Thanks To Tenant Support

The second phase, which will bring a 17-story tower with office and lab space to Hyde Park, is set to break ground in mid-to-late 2020.