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Chicago’s Only Fatburger Could Open In Chatham This Fall

Jacqueline Jackson received $250,000 from the fund to transform a vacant bank in Chatham into a Fatburger and Buffalo Wings with an outdoor patio, drive-thru and indoor eating area. 

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

After Taking Cash From Kanye, Avalon Regal Theater’s Owner Counting On Crypto To Bring Landmark Back To Life

Owner Jerald Gary needs $1 million to settle his tax debt or the historic South Shore theater could be taken over by the county's land bank. And he needs millions more to restore the theater before it can reopen.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Kanye West And Drake’s ‘Free Larry Hoover’ Livestream Concert Thursday Will Benefit 2 Chicago Social Justice Groups

The Uptown People's Law Center and Ex-Cons For Community Service And Social Change are two of three nonprofit beneficiaries of the concert that will stream Thursday on Amazon Prime Video.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Kanye West Builds Replica Of Childhood Home Inside Soldier Field For ‘Donda’ Listening Party

A replica of his childhood home at 7815 S. South Shore Dr. is at the 50-yard line of Soldier Field.

Downtown

West Side Drumline, Dancers Performing At Lollapalooza: ‘A Lot Of Us Have Talent That Has Yet To Be Discovered’

BandWith Chicago’s WestDance Team and Hope Jr. Drumline will open the Bud Light Seltzer stage at 12:30 p.m. Sunday.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Stars Align As Kanye West, Chance The Rapper Turn Out For Amara Enyia’s Mayoral Campaign Rally

"It’s nice to see these people out here, that are my age, that I go to school with," said a University of Chicago student who turned out Tuesday at 63rd and Cottage Grove.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Regal Theater Owner Says Kanye West ‘Solid’ In His Commitment To Help Reopen Historic Venue

“He’s not playing any games," Jerald Gary said after a Building Court appearance Wednesday. "He's very serious."

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Kanye West Went To City Hall To Talk About Fixing Up Avalon Regal Theater — And Investing In The South Side

The controversial music icon headed to City Hall and met with Ald. Michelle Harris and Jerald Gary, the owner of the Chatham theater.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Kanye West’s Push To Reopen Regal Theater Is Welcome, Alderman Says, But Lots Of Work Remains

Ald. Michelle Harris (8th Ward) welcomes any financial support that will lead to the historic theater's reopening – but says it needs much more than $150,000.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Kanye West Says He’s Going To Teach At The Art Institute And American Academy … But That’s A Surprise To Them

No, there aren't (currently) plans for West to teach students at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Downtown