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Don’t Have A Police Fundraiser On Juneteenth, Northwest Side Group Asks Police

The group says it's insensitive for police, who have a history of racial discrimination, to have a pro-police celebration on a day meant to celebrate the abolition of slavery.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Next Stop, Outer Space: Jefferson Park Blue Line Stop Has Some Surreal New Signs

The $25 million renovation of the Jefferson Park Blue Line stop now includes some surreal bus shelters.

Chicagoans Rattled After Getting ‘Extreme Alert’ Text From City, But It Was Only A Test

An "extreme alert" test sent out by the Office of Emergency Management and Communications scared some residents into believing it was the real thing.