(from left) Violet Hour alums and friends Aubrey Howard, Eden Laurin and Mia Clarke launched Nyssa "to address women’s needs during times of change."Courtesy of Kirsten Miccoli

The State Of Postpartum Health Care Is Abysmal. 3 Chicago Moms Want To Change That With New Company Nyssa

After receiving essentially a puppy pad and a diaper after giving birth, a Logan Square mom recruited her friends and set out on a mission to create something better for new moms.

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These South Side Peace Marches Aim To Empower Black Mothers, Feed Those In Need

One organizer is calling for people to meet 3-5 p.m. Friday at 51st Street and Cottage Grove Avenue.

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Officers Who Violently Pulled Woman Out Of Car At Brickyard Mall Should Be Stripped Of Police Powers During Investigation, COPA Says

But a Chicago police spokeswoman on Friday said "nothing has changed at this time with the status of the officers" and the investigation is ongoing.