Julia Hunter shows off her award from the Alliance of the Southeast for "working to document community events and residents' efforts to improve our communities."Maxwell Evans/Block Club Chicago

Work2gether4Peace, Julia Hunter’s One-Woman Newsroom, Has Been Informing The Southeast Side For Nearly A Decade

Julia Hunter has been covering community meetings and events on the Southeast Side for years — for no pay. "Even if you do just reach three people ... you thank God for those people. That's what serving really is at the end of the day."

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Lightfoot Won’t Sue To Avoid State’s New Coronavirus Restrictions On Bars, Restaurants

City officials and Chicagoans need to "double down" on supporting restaurants, which are facing an indoor dining ban that starts Friday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said.

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Coronavirus Kill 51 More Illinoisans, Including Child In Cook County

The state also reported 6,110 confirmed cases, bringing the total to 389,095.

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Get Your Flu Shot, Free COVID Tests At Halloween Event This Weekend In Pilsen

The event hosted by Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez’s office will take place from noon-4 p.m. Saturday at Harrison Park, 1824 S. Wood St.