K Love The Poet performed at The Black Mall's Juneteenth celebration outside of Culture Connection in 2017.Lee Edwards / Block Club Chicago

Juneteenth May Not Be A National Holiday Yet, But Chicago Will Be Celebrating

Looking to celebrate 154 years since slavery was abolished in the United States? Here's your guide.

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These Grants And Rebates Are Available For Small Independent Businesses In Albany Park

“Now that we’re in Phase 3 we’re trying to help rebuild the neighborhood,” said one chamber official.

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$10 Million Fund From City Will Help Small Businesses Rebuild After Looting, Vandalism

"This is going to help us rebuild Chicago," said the city's business department commissioner.

Chicago Lakefront Will Hopefully Reopen ‘Soon,’ Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says

Lightfoot wants a plan focused on "safely minimizing crowding and, really, having some designated times for particular activities along the lakefront."