Tim Flores and Genie Kwon outside Kasama, 1001 N. Winchester Ave., in East Ukrainian Village. Hannah Alani / Block Club Chicago

‘This Has Been Our Dream’: Kasama Filipino Restaurant Opening In East Ukrainian Village

Award-winning chefs Genie Kwon and Tim Flores aim to make Filipino food "accessible" inside the building formerly home to The Winchester.

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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.