(from left) Lisa Johnson and Teresa Sigerson live underneath the viaduct at Belmont Avenue and the Kennedy Expressway.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

‘It’s Going To Be A Long Winter’: As Chicago’s Homeless Navigate Extreme Cold, Advocacy Group Urges City To Do More

It's only November, and already one man experiencing homelessness has died from cold exposure. Advocates worry about what will happen if these frigid temperatures continue.

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Benito Juarez Staffer Removed After Allegedly Engaging ‘Inappropriately’ With Former Student

A decision on whether the staff member can return to school will be made following an investigation, Principal Juan Carlos Ocón said.

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Riverwalk Returning To Normal Hours, More Vendors Reopening

People will still be required to wear face coverings on the Riverwalk.

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Artists Nick Cave And Bob Faust Asking Neighbors To Fight Racism By Airing Their ‘Dirty Laundry’

Participants will write their thoughts on their privilege and personal commitments of change on yellow ribbons, which will be tied to a clothesline as part of an art project.