Tayo Mbande with her newborn marching in the Bud Billiken parade earlier this month.Provided.

Breastfeeding And Barbecue: Sunday Cookout Unites The 2 To Help New And Expectant Moms

Tayo Mbande, co-founder of the Chicago Birthworks Collective, says a good old-fashioned cookout is a way for new and expectant mothers to talk, commiserate and learn.

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Man Stabbed To Death By Coworker At Portage Park’s Foundation Tavern & Grille

Aside from a “large” knife, police recovered video footage of the attack and charges are pending.

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5 Robberies At Gunpoint Reported On Near West Side, Police Say

The most recent robbery happened in the 2400 block of West Warren Boulevard Dec. 3, police said.

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South Shore Will Finally Have A Grocery Store When Local Market Opens Wednesday

The new Local Market in Jeffery Plaza will open at 11 a.m. Wednesday. The first 500 customers will receive a free grocery bag of food.