A South side Juneteenth event featuring Governor Pritzker and others turned “Freedom Day” into a call for action as well as a celebration.


Other news around Chicagoland: Mayor Lightfoot has chosen the sister of retired 24th Ward Alderman Michael Scott, Jr. to replace her brother in the City Council, Starting Wednesday–visitors can no longer access the Grant Park pavilion from Michigan Avenue; This year’s Juneteenth celebration in Chicago has created a new annual tradition in Pullman on the Far South Side and more.


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June 20, 2022 at 04:11PM

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