Ald. Jorge Cardenas (12th) left, State Rep. Celina Villanueva, center, and Cook County Commissioner Jesus “Chuy” Garcia listen as members of the Brighton Park Neighborhood Council share testimony on different issues facing their neighborhood. Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

Invest In Mental Health Facilities On South Side, Brighton Park Neighbors Demand

During a community meeting, local politicians listened to testimony on a variety of issues and answered questions posed by the community group.

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Yo-Yo Ma Will Perform With Kids In A West Side Park After His Big Millennium Park Concert

As part of Friday's Day of Action against gun violence, Ma will be performing across the city at events geared towards building community.

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Feds Raid Ald. Carrie Austin’s Far South Side Ward Office

An FBI spokeswoman told Block Club Chicago agents had "conducted court-authorized law enforcement activities" in the area.

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Want To Break a World Record? Head To A Chicago Park District Pool Thursday

The Park District is joining in on a worldwide effort to break the record for the World's Largest Swim Lesson.