Red-winged blackbirds get aggressive this time of year while protecting their nests.KristinChicago/Flickr

‘Nature’s A–holes’ Are Back: Red-Winged Blackbirds Attacking People Along The River As Nesting Season Gets Underway

Several Avondale residents have been hit while running or walking past nests, which the aggressive birds are trying to protect.

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Chicago Public Schools Won’t Cut Ties With Police, Mayor Lightfoot Says

Just last year, CPS approved a $33 million budget to employ Chicago Police officers in schools.

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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.