Mario Nieto Hernandez, 53, and his San Luis Freeze ice cream truck is a west Logan Square summer staple.Courtesy of Donn Bichsel

Logan Square’s Favorite Ice Cream Man Overwhelmed As Donations Top $14.5K: ‘I’m Just So Grateful’

"I didn’t expect or envision this. I really didn’t. I was thinking of getting a small loan of some sort to help me out," Mario Nieto Hernandez said of the outpouring of support.

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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.