Left: "Self Portrait," a bookcase modeled after high-profile wheels. Right: Norman Teague with "Dependency #1," a side table with parts that completely depend on one another to complete its function.Provided

With $25,000 Award, South Shore Designer Norman Teague Wants To Open An Accessible South Side Art Studio

"I have so many friends that are like, 'Oh my God, there isn't a work studio on the South Side that's affordable or feasible or accessible,'" Teague said. "I'm investigating ways for that to happen."

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
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Some Non-Essential Businesses Remain Open In Chicago: ‘It’s Profits Over People,’ Worker Says

Businesses that break the rules face fines up to $10,000. City officials urged workers or witnesses to report these scofflaws to 311.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Cook County Jail Detainee Dies Of Coronavirus, Sheriff’s Office Says

The Public Defender's office moved to reduce detainee Jeffery Pendleton's bond, but the motion was denied. He later died at Stroger Hospital.

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After Car Crashes Into Parked Car, Passenger Gets Out And Shoots At Driver

No one was hurt in the shooting. Both driver and passenger were taken into custody, police said.