Articles By Mina Bloom

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Logan Square Has Its Own Sacred Harp Singing Group — And It’s Thriving

People of all ages and backgrounds gather every month at the Comfort Station to sing choral music that dates back to the early 1800s. "It's a wonderful social outlet," one group member said.

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Lizzo Lyrics And Poop Emojis: Here Are The Best Chicago Teachers Strike Signs (PHOTOS)

A sea of teachers and their supporters packed Downtown streets Thursday afternoon, many of them holding clever signs.

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Logan Square SWAT Standoff Ends In Arrest After Man Fires BB Gun, Police Say

When officers arrived to the scene, they were told a man had barricaded himself inside a home, police said. He was later taken to the hospital for a mental health evaluation.

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New Riverwalk, More Than 400 New Apartments And More: Lathrop Homes Transformation Begins

The first phase of the four-phase redevelopment project is complete. Developers and officials marked the occasion with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday.

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Man Crossing Hermosa Street In Crosswalk Struck And Killed By Dump Truck Driver Who Blew Stop Sign, Police Say

The man's body remained in the street, covered by a sheet, for more than four hours as police investigated the crash, horrifying neighbors.

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4-Year-Old Girl Sexually Abused At Avondale’s Reilly Elementary, Officials Say

"Please know that we are taking this situation seriously, and we remain committed to providing our students with a safe, positive learning environment where they can reach their full potential," the school principal said.