Second Gentleman of the U.S. Doug Emhoff interacts with organizers of the Southwest Organizing Project at a vaccination clinic in Chicago Lawn on June 23, 2021 after speaking about the importance of grassroots efforts to bolster immunization against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Willie Wilson Is Giving Out Gas For $2/Gallon Thursday. Here’s Where.
People can line up starting 7 a.m. Thursday. Participating stations are on the South, Far South, West and Far Northwest sides in the city.3 hours ago
Illinois Leaders Slam Texas Gov. Abbott For Invoking Chicago Crime After 19 Kids Slain In Grade School
The tactic — trying to deflect from a mass shooting or scandal by referencing Chicago — is one that's been repeatedly used by high-level Republicans in recent years.4:50 PM CDT
24-Unit Apartment Complex Will Take Over Longtime Empty Lot In Jefferson Park
At last year's meeting, some neighbors and nearby business owners welcomed the density addition and an opportunity to fill a "janky lot of despair." Others said it does not have enough affordable units.3:44 PM CDT
Lightfoot’s 10 PM Curfew Is Permanent After City Council OK
Alderpeople passed the curfew in a 30-19 vote. Those who opposed it pointed to research that shows curfews don’t reduce crime. But Mayor Lori Lightfoot said cops need it as a tool as the city struggles with shootings.3:35 PM CDT