Bronzeville, Near South Side

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Snow Is Coming Friday — And It Could Feel Like 13 Below Zero This Weekend

The city could get swamped with another 4 inches of snow during Friday's commute home.

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Here’s A First Look At The $33 Million Deal Between Chicago Schools And The City’s Police Department

Details are publicly available for the first time in a new $33 million contract laying out the most sweeping changes to the school police program in over a decade.

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The South Side Community Arts Center Helped Artist Faheem Majeed Grow. Now, He’s Paying It Forward

With a $50,000 Joyce Foundation grant, Majeed aims to spread the word about an undervalued South Side institution through art.

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Snow, Freezing Rain And Sleet Expected To Hit City All Saturday, So … Enjoy Your Weekend

The storm will start Friday afternoon and it won't let up until Sunday morning.

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Is Your Weed Shop Open Tuesday? Just 5 Pot Shops Open To Recreational Customers After Supply Wiped Out

Only four shops are apparently open Tuesday — and two were either low on product or were already turning away recreational customers.

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Where’s The Best Place To Eat When You Have The Munchies In The City? Chicagoans Weighed In

Our readers love Jeri's Grill, Mexican food and burgers when they're high.

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Will Buying Recreational Weed Ruin Your Chances Of Getting A Gun Or FOID Card? No, State Officials Say

Despite rumors, there's no database tracking your legal pot purchases, a Chicago Police spokesman said.

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Fraud, Waste, Misconduct: Inspector General’s Report Details Year Of Cases In Chicago Schools

A swim coach reaped nearly $30,000 in payments from three outside groups for the off-the-books rental of a school pool over three years.

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More Chicago Schools Fall Below The Capacity Line. Is Yours On The List?

Six Chicago high schools are less than 10 percent full — and three are over 144 percent full, according to new CPS numbers.