Jacqueline Baez and other residents at a Friday press conference held at the Humboldt Park Field House.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

Park District Shut Down Humboldt Park Council After Chaotic Election. 9 Months Later, Residents Fight To Be Recognized

The park district shut down the group after determining the election was unfair. The shutdown came after years of heated battles over gentrification.

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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.