Dispensary 33 in Andersonville will partner with local businesses for the first day of marijuana sales in Illinois.Courtesy Dispensary 33

Dispensary33’s Plan For Legalization Day: Texts When It’s Your Turn, Waiting Areas At Local Businesses

The Andersonville dispensary is partnering with SoFo Tap for a Jan. 1 legal cannabis event, featuring Dark Matter coffee and weed-themed trivia.

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Kitten Trapped In Car’s Engine Rescued By East Ukrainian Village Neighbors

A neighbor who cares for a feral cat colony alerted Animal Control and cops for help, to no avail. It took a nearby vet tech and the car's owner to save it.

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Social Distancing Is A Privilege — And More Black And Latino Chicagoans Died Because They Couldn’t, Study Says

That translated into neighborhoods with more Black and Latino residents seeing more COVID-19 deaths in the spring, according to the study.

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Free Christmas Trees Available Saturday In Englewood

The giveaway, courtesy of the Pastors of Englewood, starts noon Saturday.