Over 200 people attended Thursday night's public safety meeting organized by the Northwest Safety Coalition. alex v. hernandez/block club chicago

After Public Outcry, More Cops Will Be Sent To Albany Park, State Rep Says

Hundreds of residents packed a meeting to demand more police officers be assigned to the area after a series of shootings.

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Albany Park Group Offering Thanksgiving Care Baskets To Families Mourning Relatives Lost To Violence, Coronavirus

The baskets will include food items, knickknacks and sympathy cards. “There’s a lot of need for this in Albany Park,” said Dalia Aragon, Israel’s Gifts of Hope's co-founder.

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$94 Million Property Tax Hike Is Coming After Divided Council Votes Yes

Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s 2021 pandemic budget and tax hike were approved Tuesday in the closest budget vote since the 1980s.