(From left) Dameka Edwards-Hart, Reality Allah, Christa Hamilton, Dan Protess, and Vaughn Bryant gather for a group photo at the screening of Firsthand, a documentary that takes a closer look at gun violence in Chicago.

Stars Of WTTW’s ‘Firsthand’ Documentary Urge City To Prioritize Mental Health, Gun Violence

The director of the docuseries that focuses on gun violence in Chicago is part of a series of neighborhood discussions this week.

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Armed Robbers Steal Cash, Liquor And Cigarettes From Albany Park 7-Eleven, Police Say

Ald. Rossana Rodriguez said robberies have been reported at 7-Elevens in several police districts recently.

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Schwa Alums Opening B.Y.O.B. Homemade Pasta Shop Flour Power In Ukrainian Village

Award-winning chef Wilson Bauer and wife Alice Richter are asking neighbors to help them fund the restaurant's finishing touches via a Kickstarter campaign.

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Amazon To Build 40-Acre Distribution Center In Pullman

Ald. Anthony Beale (9th) said the new $60 million "fulfillment center" will be open by the fall.