According to the owner, the new design for the Lawndale McDonald's will resemble the look and feel of the McDonald's Global Headquarters lobby in West Loop, pictured here.Provided

Homan Square McDonald’s Reopens Friday With Black Ownership, A New Look And A Back-To-School Giveaway

The 3200 W. Roosevelt Road location will hire people from the community, its owner said.

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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.

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Aldermen Would Have To Actually Show Up For Committee Meetings To Proceed Under New Proposal

Ald. Patrick Daley Thompson's (11th) plan to require taking attendance at committee meetings would reverse decades of tradition at City Hall.