A poorly placed pedestrian walk signal at the corner of Ashland and Milwaukee avenues has been fixed. Hannah Alani / Block Club Chicago

Fixed! Wicker Park Walk Signal No Longer Sending Pedestrians Into Traffic

The poorly aligned pedestrian walk signal was sending unwitting Wicker Park residents into danger — until a resident called the city.

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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.