Mayor Lightfoot with Urban Roots owners and Entrepreneurs of Color Fund loan recipients Jimmie and Tiffany Williams.Provided

Entrepreneurs Of Color Fund Gets $3.6 Million Boost To Help South And West Side Small Businesses

In the fund's first year, 130 loans were made to small businesses, with more than half going to women-owned businesses.

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Mugging Caught On Video Shows Woman Attacked While Cleaning Snow Off Car In Belmont-Cragin

The mugger ran toward the woman, knocked her down and dragged her on the ground before stealing her purse.

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With Family Chats, Foundation Aims To Introduce Al Raby’s Legacy To A New Generation

CPS CEO Janice Jackson, author Lee Bey and Chicago Housing Commissioner Marisa Novara are among the panelists.

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After Public Outcry, More Cops Will Be Sent To Albany Park, State Rep Says

A band of neighborhood groups came together to form a new coalition. That organizing led to Thursday's announcement, State Rep. Jaime Andrade Jr. told a crowd of 200.