Judge Patricia Spratt (right) is now presiding over the North Lawndale Restorative Justice Community Court at UCAN in North Lawndale. Provided

Meet The New Judge Ruling Over Restorative Justice Court In North Lawndale: ‘This Court Is Your Fresh Chance’

The program that aims to repair harm instead of sending people caught up in the court system to jail is the first of its kind in the state.

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Night Ministry To Move Out Of Ravenswood Headquarters By End Of November

"All of our programs operate at different sites and the move will have no impact on them."

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Humboldt Park Pharmacy Workers Sentenced To Prison For Stealing 56,000 Opioid Pills And Then Selling Them

The former pharmacy technicians made $10,800 off the stolen pills, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.

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Woman Found Dead Inside Burning Car In Andersonville

A woman's body was found inside a burning car in the 1400 block of West Farragut Avenue Friday morning.