Workers at Sunnyside, a Lakeview weed dispensary owned by Cresco Labs, recently voted to unionize. Justin Laurence/ Block Club Chicago

Cresco Labs Weed Dispensary Workers Become First In State To Unionize

Sunnyside workers moved to unionize because they said the company failed to adequately address their concerns about coronavirus.

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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.