A group of residents tried to protect Binny's at 3934 W. Diversey Ave. from looting, which ended in gunfire, according to police and a witness.Provided

Man Shot Trying To Protect Logan Square Binny’s From Looting, Police Say

The man wasn't badly injured in the shooting. "It was terrifying at first, but once I realized they were protecting the neighborhood and working so cohesively together, I was relieved," a witness said.

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Art West Freedom Fest Begins Sunday, Showcasing West Side Talent

The festival will feature artists, performers and entrepreneurs to showcase creative opportunities on the West Side.

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As Chicago Makes Headway On School Council Transparency, Some Say It Doesn’t Go Far Enough

CPS pledged to centrally track basic meeting information on cops in schools votes, but they aren't collecting meeting times or links to virtual meetings that are essential to public participation.