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Herman Petty, McDonald’s First Black Franchise Owner, Honored With His Own Street In Woodlawn

Herman Petty opened the McDonalds at 65th and Stony Island in December 1968. "Make no mistake — Herman Petty was a true history maker and risk taker," the restaurant's current owner said.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Protesters Call For McDonald’s CEO To Be Fired For Comments Blaming Parents For Deaths Of Adam Toledo, Jaslyn Adams

Fast food workers and local families rallied at the West Side McDonald's where 7-year-old Jaslyn Adams was shot and killed in April to demand the company fire its top executive.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Mr. Dad’s Father’s Club To Give Away Happy Meals In Bronzeville Friday In Honor of Jaslyn Adams

Families can stop by the Bronzeville McDonald's, 3500 S. Indiana Ave., at 4 p.m. Friday to get the free meal.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Killing Of 7-Year-Old Jaslyn Adams Must Be A Wake-Up Call To End Gun Violence, Family Says: ‘It’s About Time We Take A Stand’

Jaslyn Adams and her dad were waiting at the McDonald's drive thru Sunday when someone shot them. Jaslyn was killed and her father was wounded.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Sterling Bay Sells McDonald’s HQ In Fulton Market For Record-Shattering $412 Million

The 575,000-square-foot building also houses a McDonald’s restaurant, Walgreens, FedEx, and the temporarily closed Politan Row food hall.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Homan Square McDonald’s Reopens Friday With Black Ownership, A New Look And A Back-To-School Giveaway

The 3200 W. Roosevelt Road location will hire people from the community, its owner said.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Need A Summer Job? McDonald’s Is Hiring 2,400 Workers In Chicago — And Easing Its College Scholarship Requirements

Employees can get up to $3,000 in college money after three months. Previously, a McDonald's employee needed to be on the job for nine months.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Fear Not, Northwest Side Big Mac Lovers: Viral Video Of Mouse Hanging Out In McDonald’s Is Not From Chicago — Or From This Year

"It's not this store. The video is old and it's from Georgia," said Maribell Sanchez, the manager of the McDonald's on Cicero.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park