For more than 7 months, Brian Welch's street has been a torn up mess. So he decided to make it festive. Brian Welch/Facebook

Irving Park Neighbors Fed Up With Torn-Up Streets Decorate Water Department’s Mess For Christmas

Unpaved streets and holes in the ground have been making life miserable for Irving Park residents — so they are trying to make the best of it.

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Another 42 People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois As Surge In Cases Worsens

There have now been 141 deaths in Illinois from the pandemic and 6,980 confirmed cases. The latter is a jump of 986 cases since Tuesday.

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City Employee Dies From Coronavirus, Mayor Lightfoot Says

"This sobering moment should remind us that the numbers we report every day are not mere statistics," Lightfoot said.

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With Rent Strike Looming, Mac Properties Offers Options To Struggling Tenants But Won’t Forgive Rent

The major Hyde Park landlord said tenants can enter a payment plan, transfer to a cheaper apartment or pursue "a path to lease termination."