Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

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You Can Smoke Weed In Your Backyard Or Back Porch And Not Get Busted, Chicago’s Mayor And New Top Cop Say

You still can't smoke in public spaces like on the sidewalk or your front porch, though.

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Hyde Park Holly-Day Brings Superheroes, Soul Santa And Live Reindeer To The Neighborhood Saturday

Children can meet Spider-Man, Batman and Anna and Elsa from "Frozen" at businesses along the 53rd Street corridor Saturday.

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Chicago’s Entire Lakefront Is Eroding — And South Siders Want Solutions In Their Communities, Too

"It is one lakeshore. ... We cannot just talk about the problems as it affects the north shore when we're having the same problems."

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Black Aldermen Will Push To Stall Weed Sales Over Lack Of Black Dispensary Owners At Meeting Wednesday

Without Mayor Lightfoot's support, the proposal to push recreational weed sales back to July 1 is considered a long shot.

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Uptown, Andersonville Have Had The Most Gay Marriages In Chicago. Here’s How Your Neighborhood Stacks Up

There have been 14,860 marriage licenses issued to same-sex couples in Cook County since 2013.

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Army Corps Of Engineers To Address Rising Lake Levels And South Side Shore Erosion At Monday Meeting

With emergency work underway to stabilize the Far North Side's shoreline, U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush wants to save the South Side's shoreline, too.