This fully mature tree on West Farragut Avenue was in danger of being cut down as the city works to replace sewer lines.Jonathan Ballew/Block Club Chicago

Water Dept. Will Test Tree-Saving Water Main Technology In Andersonville, Ald. Osterman Says

The less invasive water main repair technology has the potential to save Andersonville's most vulnerable trees.

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Help Clean Up Englewood Again! #TheHoodTakeover, Part 2, Is On This Weekend

Englewood resident Shamica Wilson is looking for more volunteers, cleaning supplies and donations to help clear garbage and debris off of 14 blocks along Racine Avenue. Find out how you can help.

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After Strike, University Of Illinois Hospital, Nurses Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

The contract includes hiring 160 full-time nurses to cut down caseloads, improved wages and more protective measures amid the pandemic.