Officers mark shell casings found on the scene of the murder of a 7-year-old on July 4, 2020.Bob Chiarito/Block Club Chicago

7-Year-Old Girl Shot And Killed While Visiting Relatives On July 4th

Natalia Wallace, an East Side resident, was killed Saturday night in another act of violence against a Chicago child.

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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.