Father and Son is closing after decades in Logan Square. Paul Biasco/DNAinfo; Provided

Marcello’s Father And Son Restaurant, Logan Square Staple For 72 Years, To Close

A manager said the owner is struggling to keep up with building repairs. "The building has a lot of band-aids and it's run its course," he said.

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Here’s Where You Can Vote Early And Safely Drop Off Vote-By-Mail Ballots In Chicago (MAP)

Early voting will kick off Oct. 1 and officials will start sending out vote-by-mail ballots Sept. 24.

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Hyde Park Jazz Festival Wants You To Support Musicians This Weekend — Just Don’t Mob Their In-Person Concerts

Saturday's concerts will be livestreamed from the Logan Center on the University of Chicago campus. Sunday afternoon's performances will be livestreamed and held at 18 locations throughout Hyde Park.

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How Can We Save Chicago Kids From Spiking Gun Violence? ‘We Need All Hands On Deck,’ Mediators, Activists Say

Nearly four dozen children younger than 18 — including babies and toddlers — have been shot to death this year amid a surge of gun violence across Chicago.