Ald. Roderick Sawyer and Ald. Maria Hadden support the creation of a commission on reparations in Chicago.Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

Reparations For Black Chicagoans Are Overdue, Supporters Of Resolution Say: ‘We Need To Put Our Money Where Our Mouth Is’

“We have to get that police budget down and increase education funding, increase social service funding, increase all the other things that would probably result in fewer police being needed."

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1,382 Coronavirus Cases Reported In Illinois As Gov. Pritzker Pushes New Mask Rule

An additional eight people died from coronavirus in the past 24 hours, officials 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.