Longtime Logan Square resident John Lawrence Geary's new ice cream and popsicle cart, Peachy, was met with fierce resistance on social media.Facebook

Logan Square Popsicle Vendor Ditches Paleta-Style Cart After Neighbors Slam Him For Appropriating Latino Culture

The new cart ignited a firestorm of controversy on social media, with commenters accusing the owner of stealing business from already-struggling paleteros.

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Chicago Park District’s Plan For New Brighton Park Headquarters Lands Endorsement From Key City Committee

Some commissioners lauded a "transformational" investment in the South Side neighborhood while others cautioned about the risk of gentrification.

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Black Chicagoans Die 9 Years Before White Residents. The City Has A New Plan To Confront Racism And Close The Gap

Chicago's life expectancy gap is rooted in systemic racism, officials said when announcing the Healthy Chicago 2025 plan Thursday.