The Jarvis Square expanded outdoor dining area must share the street with car traffic. JOE WARD/BLOCK CLUB CHICAGO

Jarvis Avenue Outdoor Dining Area Will Fully Close To Traffic After Backlash From Businesses

The requirement to keep open a lane of traffic on the street designated for expanded outdoor dining irked some business owners.

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Albany Park Group Offering Thanksgiving Care Baskets To Families Mourning Relatives Lost To Violence, Coronavirus

The baskets will include food items, knickknacks and sympathy cards. “There’s a lot of need for this in Albany Park,” said Dalia Aragon, Israel’s Gifts of Hope's co-founder.

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$94 Million Property Tax Hike Is Coming After Divided Council Votes Yes

Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s 2021 pandemic budget and tax hike were approved Tuesday in the closest budget vote since the 1980s.