Tribute held for Chicago culture icon, Lois Weisberg

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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A tribute was held Monday for an important member of Chicago's history.

Friends and family said goodbye to Lois Weisberg, 90, a former city commissioner for cultural affairs. She died last week.

Hundreds gathered at the Anshe Emet Synagogue on the North Side.

Weisberg's legacy includes the Chicago Blues Festival and the Taste of Chicago.

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