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Lightfoot Landslide: A City-wide Sweep Into the History Books

Lori Lightfoot defeated Toni Preckwinkle in a crushing victory Tuesday night, becoming Chicago's first African-American woman and openly gay mayor on Tuesday. With only 31...

Home Stretch for Lightfoot and Preckwinkle

When all the votes were counted in the Feb. 26 mayoral primary, Lori Lightfoot and Toni Preckwinkle finished first and second respectively in Rogers...

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Chicago Artists and Businesses Owners Unite In Edgewater

By: Jess Dominguez, Dominick Pechous, and Abby Utley  Local artists in partnership with the Edgewater Chamber of Commerce and other independent art programs are displaying...

Together We Can Get Through Anything: An Interview with Más Allá del Sol

By: Crystal Cervantes Dreams, adversities, courage, dedication, success. This is what comes to mind when thinking of small businesses during a crisis. COVID-19 puts small business...

An Interview With a Rogers Park Social Worker: How Chicago’s Vulnerable Are Kept Safe...

By: William Brady Jaclyn Story is a 25-year-old social worker from Rogers Park. She is a Loyola University Chicago alumni with a masters in social...

“Black Out Day”: Loyola students zoom out of classes and tune into BLM–An Interview...

By: Ananya Chandhok  They marched in 1963, whether or not their community stood shoulder to shoulder with them. They marched again in 2009, even when...

Loyola Student-Athlete Explains The Challenges of Playing Sports During Pandemic

By: Jimmy Lynch  Finding the motivation to play college sports when there are no games on the schedule for the foreseeable future might sound hard,...