Chris Bauman is the founder of Avondale Music Hall at 3336 N. Milwaukee Ave.Mina Bloom/ Block Club Chicago

After Flying Under The Radar For A Year, Avondale Music Hall Ready For Its Public Debut

Founder Chris Bauman is ramping up the live shows and formally opening the adjoining cafe music lounge. "Now is the right time to start saying, 'Hey, we're here,'" Bauman said.

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Nine New Weed Dispensaries Could Be Cleared To Open At Special March Meeting

River North and West Loop dispensaries could be approved at the March 6 meeting.

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‘Poverty Is Killing Us — All Of Us’: Lightfoot Pledges To End Generational Poverty

Approximately 22 percent of Chicagoans fall below the Federal Poverty Level, which is an annual income of $26,200 for a family of four.

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Rohingya Refugees, ‘Citizens Of Nowhere,’ Find Support And A Sense Of Home On Devon Avenue

Nearly 2,000 Rohingya people are now living in Chicago, making the city home to the largest Rohingya population in the country.