Left: File Photo: Lane Tech College Prep seen at sunset in December 2019. Right: Lane Tech College Prep's mascot.Left: Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

Lane Tech Could Nix ‘Indian’ Mascot After Alumni Call For Replacement: ‘At Its Core, It’s Wrong And Racist’

This isn't the first time some have pushed the school to remove the mascot. The newest effort — backed by more than 1,000 alumni — comes amid national dialogue about racism.

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10 Street Closures This Weekend For More Outdoor Dining

The street closures aim to give struggling restaurants room to safely serve more diners.

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Former Illinois Congressman Blasts Goya Foods, Joins Boycott Of Company After CEO Praises Trump

Following the ceremony, Goya Foods faced swift backlash from people who urged others never to purchase Goya products again.

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West Side Boxing Club Giving Out Produce, Groceries To Families Sunday: ‘We Want To Run This Indefinitely’

The organization's next food drive is set for noon - 4 p.m. Sunday at the former home of Mission of Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1345 N. Karlov Ave