Bronzeville, Near South Side

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Where To Get Paczki In Chicago For Fat Tuesday 2020

Paczki Day falls on Feb. 25 this year. Here are more than 60 places you can grab a pastry in Chicago.

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Elected School Board Bill To Get A Renewed Push In The Illinois Legislature

Elected school boards exist in 90 percent of school districts across the country, according to a Pew Charitable Trusts study.

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How Can We Improve Food Access In Chicago And Beyond? Food Policy Summit Brings Experts Together In South Shore

Activists Malik Yakini of Detroit and Navina Khanna of Oakland will headline the 15th annual summit Friday at South Shore Cultural Center.

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As Trump Plans To Bring Border Patrol To Sanctuary Cities, Mayor Lightfoot Pushes Back: ‘We Will Not Be Bullied’

“If anyone thinks they can come here into our city and terrorize our residents into the shadows, let me say this: They have another thing coming," Lightfoot said.

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Working From Home? Here Are 21 Neighborhood Spots To Get A Coffee, Beer — And Peace And Quiet

From Uptown to Chatham to Garfield Park and everywhere in between, we've got 21 spots where you can work when you're out of the office.

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Sunday Brunch Lovers Rejoice: Aldermen To Weigh 9 a.m. Start To Booze Sales

If approved, Chicago restaurants could start pouring beer, wine and spirits at 9 a.m. Sunday rather than waiting until 10 a.m.

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Chicago’s Battered Shoreline Could Face More Damage As Winter Storm Hits

Just last week, Mayor Lori Lightfoot declared Chicago's lakefront a local disaster.

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Lightfoot’s Plan To Expand Neighborhood Opportunity Fund Gets Thumbs Up From Aldermen

The changes to the fund are intended to make it easier for small businesses to apply and use the money.

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Hungry? Here’s Your Guide To Chicago Black Restaurant Week

The celebration of Black-owned restaurants, now in its fifth year, runs through Sunday.