Articles By Alex V. Hernandez

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Jefferson Park Affordable Housing Plan Wins City Council Approval After Months Of Drama

Developers could break ground on the project next year if they are able to secure tax credits from the state.

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Plans For Movie Theater, Gym, Housing In Six Corners Sears Building Premature, Ald. Says

Rental prices for the commercial and residential units have not been listed as of Wednesday night.

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After Fights And Furious Debates, Jefferson Park Affordable Housing Complex Poised For Final Approval

Ald. Arena was praised by other aldermen for continuing to fight for affordable housing options despite opposition.

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CPS Fingerprinting Rule Is Meant To Keep Kids Safe — But It’s Also Pushing Immigrant Parents Away

The Chicago Teacher's Union and parent groups asked CPS for increased protections for undocumented parents, but their suggestions were rejected.

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Woman Attacked, Groped By Man Following Her In Portage Park Monday Night

The woman broke free from her attacker when he tried to move her to another location, police say.

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Front Porch Concerts Are Turning Ordinary Blocks Into ‘Little’ Ravinias

Each show takes place on a different porch in a different neighborhood, allowing musicians and fans across the city to take part.

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City’s First No-Emissions Compost Company Needs Drivers For Its Electric Van

After successfully crowdfunding for an electric van WasteNot Compost is planning to expand by hiring drivers and partnering with larger businesses and institutions.

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Teen Shot While Riding Bicycle In Albany Park Saturday

During the confrontation, one man asked the 16-year-old teen if he was a member of a gang.