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Logan Square Boutique Hotel Plan Wins Community Support

The developers behind the project are teaming up with Fifty/50 Restaurant Group and operator Holiday Jones on the hotel.

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Puerto Rican People’s Parade Kicks Off In Humboldt Park This Weekend

This year's parade will honor efforts to rebuild Puerto Rico after devastating hurricanes.

Congress Theater Redevelopment Plan Gets $9.7M TIF Boost

The $69 million redevelopment project hinges on securing the subsidy, according to a report provided to the city.

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Humboldt Park Is Getting A Dog Park After Years Of Planning

The dog park will be “about inclusivity, not displacement or disruption," supporters say.

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You Can Now Rent Swan Paddle Boats At Humboldt Park

Cruise gracefully across the lagoon in a swan — or take up paddle boarding.

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Old Mobile Classroom ‘Rotting From The Inside Out’ A Danger To CPS Kids, School Leaders Say

The Monroe Elementary classroom has a rat infestation, poor plumbing and non-functioning smoke alarms, according to school leaders.

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Nearly A Year After Woman Executed In Logan Square, A Mother Tries To Find Answers

The neighborhood was led to believe Laquesha Holmes knew her killer. Not only is that not true, but it's also harmful to the family she left behind, according to Holmes' mother: "[The neighborhood] speaks about it for three days ... But me [and the rest of her family] are never going to be OK."

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Massive Megamall Site Developers Poised To Start Excavation This Month

The Logan Square site has sat empty since last March when developers tore down the Discount Megamall.

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Huge Avondale Fire Leaves Families Displaced, 2 Firefighters Injured

One student watched from a nearby school as her family’s apartment burned, witnesses say.