Jun Lin, left, and Terry Francois stand outside Bourbon on Division in Wicker Park. Hannah Alani / Block Club Chicago

With Little Warm Weather Left, Wicker Park Bar Owner May Finally Get A Patio Permit — No Thanks To Ald. La Spata

Ald. Daniel La Spata skipped two community meetings to address his concerns about Bourbon on Division. The city granted a patio permit without his blessing.

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Coronavirus Kill 51 More Illinoisans, Including Child In Cook County

The state also reported 6,110 confirmed cases, bringing the total to 389,095.

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Get Your Flu Shot, Free COVID Tests At Halloween Event This Weekend In Pilsen

The event hosted by Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez’s office will take place from noon-4 p.m. Saturday at Harrison Park, 1824 S. Wood St.

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Block Club Chicago Named Best News Website Finalist In Editor & Publishers’ National EPPY Awards

The reader-funded nonprofit newsroom was also honored as a finalist for the Best Community Service award as part of the Lens On Lightfoot collaboration.