From left to right, Australian-Americans Cherie Jackson, Naomi Levine and Kelly Page are co-organizing a West Town-based fundraiser for Australian bushfire relief. Naomi Levine / Provided

Australian Bushfire Fundraiser Has New West Town Location, Still Selling Tickets

Proceeds will benefit BlazeAid, a volunteer organization that rebuilds fences and other structures in rural Australia after natural disasters.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published
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Want To Avoid Crowds But Be In Nature? Social Distance In These 10 Chicago Parks

Officials have said it's OK to head to the park, but people should keep their visits short and abide by social distancing and hygiene guidelines while there.

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With Students Home, Mount Carmel Faculty Making 3D-Printed Masks For Senior Homes

Mount Carmel faculty have donated 40 protective masks after hearing "horror stories" about the lack of protective gear from senior home workers.