Teachers from Bateman School in Albany Park attend a protest at Lincoln Yards. Hannah Alani/ Block Club Chicago

Frustrated Teachers Take On Lincoln Yards As Strike Reaches Day 9: ‘TIF Money … Should Be Going To Our Schools’

Earlier this month, Mayor Lightfoot said the $1.3 billion tax subsidy for Lincoln Yards is not "available [money] that we can just shift somewhere else."

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Juice WRLD Fans Pack Millennium Park To Remember Late Rapper: ‘All The Legends Die Young’

“I was in a dark place when I got into him and he helped me get over a heartbreak," one fan said. "It’s like he was one of us.”

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Ditch The Mall, Head To Swap-O-Rama: Chicago’s ‘Grandaddy Of Flea Markets’ Has Something For Everyone

From antiques and tools to original art, you can find everything under the sun at this sprawling Back of the Yards market.

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Chocolate Cafe With Roots In Luxembourg And The Netherlands Opening First U.S. Location In Logan Square

The cafe, called Chiqueolatte, is taking over the old Half Italian deli, which closed after the landlord tripled its rent.