Back of the Yards

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Chicago’s Overnight Parking Ban Returns Sunday For The Winter

Drivers who ignore the ban can face a $60 ticket and at least $150 in towing fees.

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This Back Of The Yards Youth Football Team Got An Invite To Nationals — But Needs Help Getting There

When the team was invited to Ohio, the coach didn't even want to tell the kids because he knew money would be an issue. But two moms are making it happen.

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Chicago’s Thanksgiving Weather Is Looking Rain-Free, A Bit Chilly — But Watch Out For Wind Wednesday

The weather isn't good for those who have to drive on Wednesday, but Thanksgiving itself is looking nice.

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18 Christmas And Hanukkah Pop-Up Bars To Get You Ready For The Holidays

Christmas, Hanukkah and Krampus pop-up bars are coming to Chicago. Here's everything you need to know.

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Here’s How To Get Your Chicago City Sticker Ticket Debt Erased

Here's a how-to guide to get your debt cleared if you haven't been able to pay off tickets for city stickers.

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Chicago Recycling Rate Gets Even Worse At 8.8%. New Laws, More Composting Could Change That, Report Says

For comparison, cities like San Francisco and Seattle have recycling rates of 60 to 80 percent.

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Boy, 11, Seriously Injured In Back Of The Yards Fire

The source of the fire appeared to be an open flame that ignited a mattress, according to the Chicago Fire Department.

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Tuesday Will See Record-Breaking Cold In Chicago — Even Siberia Is Warmer Today

The day will be sunny, but it is only expected to get as warm as 20 degrees in Chicago — the chilliest high temperature in the city's recorded history for Nov. 12.

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Chicago Could Get 6 Inches Of Snow Before This Storm Ends — And More Is Possible Wednesday

A plane slid off the runway at O'Hare Airport, hundreds of other flights were canceled and the weather is only going to get worse.