Mayor Lori Lightfoot, left, and Ald. Jason Ervin.Heather Cherone/Daily Line

Black Caucus, Mayor Set To Face Off Over Effort To Stall Sales Of Recreational Marijuana

Ten aldermen want to stall the sale of pot in Chicago to ensure firms owned by people who were hurt by drug laws can profit from legalization.

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Help Clean Up Englewood Again! #TheHoodTakeover, Part 2, Is On This Weekend

Englewood resident Shamica Wilson is looking for more volunteers, cleaning supplies and donations to help clear garbage and debris off of 14 blocks along Racine Avenue. Find out how you can help.

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After Strike, University Of Illinois Hospital, Nurses Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

The contract includes hiring 160 full-time nurses to cut down caseloads, improved wages and more protective measures amid the pandemic.