Anton Seals (second from far right) with Lt. Gov. Juliana Stratton and others working toward more equitable marijuana legalization.

With Legal Weed, South Side Neighborhoods Hurt By War On Drugs Will Get Economic Boost, Officials Say: ‘This Is Reparations’

Activists and elected officials are working to make sure legal weed benefits people of color — not just white North Siders.

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Free Front Porch Family Portraits Offered By Photographer As People Ride Out Coronavirus Quarantine

Jackie Bravo Vicere of Irving Park started out with her neighbors, and now “People have been reaching out to me nonstop.”

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Chicago Politicians’ Zoom Call Interrupted By Porn-Streaming Hijackers

"Zoom bombing" is on the rise, the FBI has warned. On Tuesday, Chicago aldermen and state reps were the latest victims.

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Food Bank Packaging Meals For Families Affected By Coronavirus At United Center

The Greater Chicago Food Depository will also use the arena to store food to meet growing demand.