The Near West Side, an area that includes the West Loop, could be getting a new CPS high school. Stephanie Lulay/ Block Club Chicago

Near West Side Would Get A New $70 Million High School Under Proposed CPS Budget

West Loop neighbors advocating for the school have set their sights on the soon-to-be-vacated Chicago Police Academy building.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

$22.8 Million City ‘Wellness’ Program Has No Proven Benefits, City Watchdog Says

Inspector General Joe Ferguson said the city has taken no steps to show the program works.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Avondale Food Pantry Closed Monday Because Manager Hurt In Hit-And-Run While Waiting For Food Dropoff

Up to 50 people were left without food after the manager at Sabeel Food Pantry at 3031 W. Belmont Ave. was hit.