MAT Asphalt is located at 2055 W. Pershing Road in McKinley Park.Pascal Sabino

McKinley Park Asphalt Plant Gives Away 1,000 Turkeys As Some Neighbors Work To Boot Plant From Neighborhood

The plant's manager said the turkeys are part of their effort to be a good neighbor, but residents fighting the factory say the giveaway was a publicity stunt.

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With Zero Students, Another Englewood High School Slated To Close

Since 2001, at least 16 public schools have closed in Englewood while charters continue to open.

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Chicago’s Overnight Parking Ban Returns Sunday For The Winter

Drivers who ignore the ban can face a $60 ticket and at least $150 in towing fees.