Apr 22, 2024 - News

Tips and hot links: Council OKs bond plan

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💰 The City Council approved the mayor's $1.25 billion bond plan to fund affordable housing, cultural programs and economic development. (Sun-Times)

There are still no suspects in the weekend shooting of off-duty Chicago Police Officer Luis Hesca in Gage Park. (ABC7)

ğŸŽ¼ British conductor and former Lyric Opera music director Sir Andrew Davis died this weekend at the age of 80. He led nearly 700 performances of 62 operas at the Lyric. (Fox 32)

🇮🇹 City planners want to highlight the longtime Northwest Side Italian community, around Harlem and Irving, with an official designation. (Tribune)

🏀 After Friday's play-in loss to the Heat, the Bulls front-office said there will be changes to the roster, but have reportedly offered star DeMar DeRozan a 2-year contract extension. (NBC Sports)

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