Steel beams have been sunk along the Kennedy Expy. near Harlem to support a concrete noise abatement wall.Bob Chiarito/Block Club Chicago

Noise Walls Going Up Along The Kennedy Near Harlem, Home To Planes, Trains And Automobiles (These Won’t Help With The Planes)

What are those steel beams going up on the way to O'Hare? Suburban-style noise walls, IDOT says.

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La Catrina Coffee Shop Owners Aim To Sell The Beloved Pilsen Cafe And Move To Mexico

The owners plan to move to Guanajuato City, Mexico, where they’ll open a community space.

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The People’s Stage Brings Karaoke, Community to Chicago Parks: ‘Performing Is Sharing’

This weekend, the most welcoming karaoke crew in town kicks off a tour of Chicago's parks at HornerFest in Ravenswood.

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2 Baby Gorillas At The Lincoln Park Zoo Have Been Named

The newborns' names pay tribute to areas where the zoo does research on ape and chimp groups.