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Stay in the loop with the Windy City’s biggest news.

Angela Cheng

The Rundown Podcast - Show Tile

Stay in the loop with the Windy City’s biggest news.

Angela Cheng

Overnight parking ban, it’s World AIDS Day, public previews new space exhibit

Chicago’s winter overnight parking ban starts today. Black community groups in Chicago are calling for more equitable funding for H-I-V and AIDS programming on the South and West Sides. A Chicago museum will publicly display a donated spacecraft today (THURS) before it’s prepared for a new exhibit opening next year.

Stay in the loop with the Windy City’s biggest news.

Angela Cheng

   

Chicago’s winter overnight parking ban starts today. Black community groups in Chicago are calling for more equitable funding for HIV and AIDS programming on the South and West Sides. A Chicago museum will publicly display a donated spacecraft Thursday before it’s prepared for a new exhibit opening next year.

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