Rev. Martin Deppe carries the Clergy and Laity Concerned banner during a Gulf War protest in 1990.Rev. Martin L. Deppe Papers, Special Collections, Chicago Public Library

Chicago Reverend Who Fought For Civil Rights Donates MLK Letters, Protest Pins And More To Library

Rev. Martin L. Deppe began combining his religious work with pro-civil rights and anti-war activism in the 1960s.

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Hey, 1st Ward Residents: Here’s Your Chance To Tell Alderman La Spata How To Spend Money

Help Ald. Daniel La Spata (1st) choose which alleys, sidewalks, traffic signals and street lights need repaired in 2020.

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Foxglove Coffee Brings California-Style Breakfast Sammies And Space For Young Entrepreneurs To Pilsen

Foxglove owner Michelle Yee hopes her new shop on 21st Street can be a launching pad for other young entrepreneurs looking to kickstart their business.

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Long-Vacant West Ridge Building Could Finally Be Used … As A Parking Garage

The Monsoon Plaza building has sat vacant since it was built, but new owner Joe Perillo has a plan for the structure.