Aldermen discuss a proposed ordinance to change the city's marijuana rules with the mayor's staff.

Caught Smoking Weed In Public? You Could Get $50 Fine Under City’s New Rules

City Council approved cutting the fines for possessing weed in public, which were previously as high as $500 for the first offense.

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Expungement Clinic, Job Fair Saturday Aims To Help Those Hurt By The War On Drugs Benefit From Legal Weed Business

People can get help clearing non-violent offenses, find jobs and learn how social equity applicants can enter the industry.

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Girl, 11, Escapes After Man Tries To Pull Her Into His Car In West Englewood, Police Say

The girl ran off and the man tried to chase her during the Wednesday incident, police said.

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Puppy Stolen From Animal Rescue Is Found On Street

The puppy, Smarties, has been returned to the Anti-Cruelty Society.