Little Village streets were covered in dust following demolition of a smokestack at the site early Saturday morning.Maclovio/ instagram@macnifying_glass

Dust Cloud Envelops Little Village After Smokestack Demolition: ‘My Lungs Started Hurting’

Despite a global pandemic — and a virus that impacts respiratory health — the city allowed the demolition of the old Crawford Coal Plant smokestack in Little Village.

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After Mayor Rejects Defunding Police, Youth Activists Bring Demands To Her Neighborhood

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday again made it clear she does not intend to defund the Chicago Police Department, but youth activists aren't giving up the fight.

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Neighbors Help Albany Park Doggy Day Care Recover After Monday Storm

A neighbor and customer launched a GoFundMe after downed power lines started a fire at the building.

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Developers Break Ground On 7-Story Apartment Building Across From Sheridan Red Line Stop

The 120-unit building will rise on the former site of an Ace Hardware store. It will include a new Ace, a coffee shop and several other stores.