Chicago's recycling rate keeps getting worse.Benjamin Woodard/DNAinfo

Chicago’s Dismal Recycling Rate Targeted By Mayor Who Wants To Study How Other Cities Do It Better

Chicago's recycling rate of just 8.8 percent is far below the national average of 35.2 percent.

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With 400 Confirmed Coronavirus Cases At Cook County Jail, Judge Considers Lawsuit Calling For Mass Release

Jail reform advocates say social distancing is impossible for detainees, many of whom are presumed innocent and could be released if they could pay bail.

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Easter Bunny To Visit 19th Ward With Blackhawks Singer Jim Cornelison

Ald. Matt O'Shea's office hopes the event will spread joy to families ahead of Easter on Sunday.