Chicago's recycling rate keeps getting worse.Benjamin Woodard/DNAinfo

Chicago Recycling Rate Gets Even Worse At 8.8%. New Laws, More Composting Could Change That, Report Says

For comparison, cities like San Francisco and Seattle have recycling rates of 60 to 80 percent.

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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.

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Chance The Rapper’s New Music Video Game For ‘I Love You So Much’ Was Designed By South Side Students

Rather than drop a music video for the single, Chance the Rapper's charity SocialWorks released a video game coded and designed by South Side students.