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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‘It’s Our Duty To Protect Our Families:’ New PSA Urges Latinos To Wear Masks, Help Prevent Coronavirus Spread

Pilsen-based photographer and videographer Mateo Zapata said community members in Latino neighborhoods must continue to protect themselves from coronavirus, especially as cases spike throughout the country.

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Little Jim’s, The First And Oldest Gay Bar In Boystown, Closing For Good

Often described as the gay "Cheers," Little Jim’s opened in 1975 and was the first gay bar in Boystown and the second-oldest gay bar in Chicago.