Articles By Ariel Parrella-Aureli

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Grief Camp Helps Chicago Kids Find Community, Heal From Trauma After Losing Loved Ones To Violence

Camp Sheilah was started by Kevin Doyle, who was a teenager when his mother was murdered in a 1993 robbery in Palos Park. It helps kids heal while remembering their lost loved ones.

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Hundreds Attend Pro-Police Rally In Jefferson Park — Including Counter-Protesters

The Support the Police Rally was organized by Alds. Jim Gardiner, Anthony Napolitano and Nicholas Sposato to show support for police in a neighborhood heavily populated by families of police.

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Logan Square Staple Cherubs Cafe Needs Your Help: ‘I Am In The Struggle’

Owner Elvia Basilio is struggling to pay her bills and keep the cafe running amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Laid-Off Hair Stylists Band Together To Open Logan Square Hair Salon Doll Heads

The salon is colorful and offers gender-neutral services — and is taking steps to make clients feel comfortable amid the pandemic.

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Avondale’s Prop Thtr Closing Storefront Theater After 15 Years Due To Pandemic

The theater is leaving its Elston Avenue location, but the company will keep making shows.

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Department Of Curiosities, Lingerie Fashion Brand And Designer Studio, Closing Logan Square Store

The owners said they want to save money and focus more on the creative side of their individual fashion lines, Production Mode and Morúa Designs.

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Meet The Han Burger: Husband And Wife Duo Bring Chinese Burgers To Humboldt Park With New Takeout Spot

The Han Burger features Chinese burgers with pork belly or beef brisket, slow-cooked for 10 hours in spices with fresh cilantro, with hot peppers from Taiwan on traditional "mo" buns.