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Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park
Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

As Lightfoot Departs, A ‘Woefully Unprepared’ Chicago Leaves Migrants In ‘Inhumane’ Conditions For Weeks — With No Plan In Sight

Around 3,100 migrants are in temporary shelters, relying on donated clothes and food as Mayor-elect Brandon Johnson inherits the crisis. “We don’t have beds. Children are sleeping on the floor," one man said.

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15 Things To Do Outside In Chicago This May: Bike Swap, Birdwatch, Kayak The Fox River And More

You can also go to a bike garage sale, help identify native bird and plant species, and volunteer to clean up the Chicago River. 

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The New Stop And Frisk? Chicago Police Make Millions Of Traffic Stops While Searching For Guns

Chicago police pulled over hundreds of thousands more drivers than they previously reported, but they found guns in fewer than one of every 150 stops, according to a new data analysis.

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Mental Health Services Are Now Available In Some Chicago Libraries

Library branches in Kenwood, Beverly, Mount Greenwood and Edgewater now offer mental health services for residents in need.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Meet ‘Chicago-Fried’ Comedian Maggie Winters, Performing 2 Sold-Out Solo Shows This Weekend

Winters' solo comedy show, “MARGUERITE," explores her life growing up in Chicago and is directed by her two brothers.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

15 Things To Do In Chicago For St. Patrick’s Day: Parades, Bar Crawls, Irish Film Fest And More

From Irish music concerts to block parties, we've got you covered.

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15,000 Pounds Of Fresh Food Will Be Given Away In Morgan Park Saturday

All are welcome to Saturday's giveaway, as organizers try to help neighbors affected by the recent reduction of Illinois SNAP and Link program benefits.

Roseland, Pullman

Matt O’Shea Wins 19th Ward Seat, Avoiding A Runoff

The Southwest Side alderman finished with more than 63 percent of the vote, easily avoiding a runoff.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Ald. Matt O’Shea Declines Multiple Invitations To Debate His 19th Ward Challengers, Frustrating Some Residents

O'Shea, who has been alderman of the 19th Ward since 2011, previously called debates "silly" and has refused to participate during past election cycles.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Ald. Rod Sawyer Did Legal Work For Firm That Bought Beverly Home For $32,000 From Man With Dementia

A judge later invalidated the sale, but Sawyer, who is running for mayor, notes he was dismissed from the court case involving the purchase with no finding of wrongdoing.

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Dance Classes, Candlelight Cruises And Locally Grown Flowers: 10 Ways To Celebrate Valentine’s Day In Chicago

Ditch your typical dinner-and-a-movie date for a wine-making experience, candle-making class or drag brunch.

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Ald. Matt O’Shea Faces 2 Challengers As He Seeks 4th Term In 19th Ward

First-time political candidates Mike Cummings, a former cop, and Tim Noonan, a computer consultant, hope to unseat O'Shea after more than a decade of him representing the Far Southwest Side.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Morgan Park (22nd) Police District Candidates

Meet the candidates for the seats representing parts of Morgan Park, Beverly and Mt. Greenwood.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

5 People Hospitalized After Drug Overdose At Lawlor’s Pub In Mount Greenwood

The men, all adults, were "stable" as of Sunday afternoon, officials said. A witness said the men began falling at the bar, one by one.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Michael Flatley’s South Side Supporters Cheer Him On Amid His ‘Greatest Fight’ With Cancer

Flatley, of Riverdance fame, went to Brother Rice, was a prominent young boxer on the South Side and started learning Irish dance in Morgan Park. He announced last week he was diagnosed with cancer.

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Driver Of White SUV Kills Man In Beverly Hit-And-Run

The car was last seen driving with its hazard lights on in Auburn Gresham.

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Turkey Spotted In Beverly Last Month Is Not Wild After All, Rescuer Says

The turkey, which caused a stir in the neighborhood Thanksgiving week, could have been someone's pet, its rescuer said. She'll likely be living on an Indiana farm soon.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

Shop Local 2022: Gift A Chicago Experience

Whether you're looking to try some of the best food in Chicago, tour the West Side or get a glimpse of the city's underbelly, we've got you covered for experiences as gifts.

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Shop Local 2022: A Beverly, Morgan Park And Mount Greenwood Gift Guide

You can grab locally made chocolates for the sweet-lover in your life — or nab a Brother Rice hat from The Plug to show off your neighborhood pride.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park

County Enrolls First Recipients Into Largest Guaranteed Income Program In US: ‘This Is Not A Handout; It’s A Hand Up’

The first $500 monthly checks will roll out next month for the 3,250 pilot program recipients.

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