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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Wrigley Field, Sox Park Will Have Dropoff Boxes For Your Mail-In Votes On Tuesday

The boxes will be available on Election Day for mail-in voters.

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New Little Free Library In Englewood Honors Neighborhood Group R.A.G.E.

"People have been meeting new neighbors, forming friendships. ... The boxes bring people together.

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South Side Pie Challenge Wants You To ‘Pie It Forward’ To Your Neighbors And Donate To Food Banks

The virtual event was organized after the in-person bake-off was canceled because of coronavirus. Participants are asked to donate at least $20 to a food pantry, bake a pie for a friend and tell them to do the same.