Wilmer Catalán Ramírez family members protest against his detention by ICE. Catalán Ramírez was included without proof on the Chicago Police gang database. Courtesy OCAD

Mayor Lightfoot Boosts Protection For Immigrants, But Collaboration Between Chicago Police And ICE Continues In Criminal Cases

LENS ON LIGHTFOOT: Chicago’s Welcoming City Ordinance includes four exceptions, which allow authorities to collaborate with ICE agents when dealing with criminal cases.

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How Can Businesses Better Serve Trans Workers And Customers? Andersonville Shops Unite To Learn How

Saturday's workshop will help businesses improve customer service and workplace inclusivity for the transgender community.

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SBK Dog Club Brings Cage-Free Boarding, Grooming, Walking Services To Wicker Park

Cage-free boarding helps dogs feel more comfortable during overnight boarding, SBK co-owner Lana Akhmedova said.

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Don’t Close Frazier Prep In North Lawndale, Parents, Teachers And Students Plea To State

The Chicago Board of Education voted to close the North Lawndale charter school for poor performance. The State Board of Education will now decide the school's ultimate fate.