One man tries to break into the bait truck (left). Officers listen to an activist tell them to remove the truck (right).Norfolk Southern; Charles Mckenzie

‘Bait Truck’ Backlash: Cops Setting Up Poor Residents To Steal ‘Unacceptable,’ Leaders Say

A deaf man arrested in "Operation Trailer Trap" was looking for food on one of the "bait trucks," reports say.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Reparations For Black Chicagoans Are Overdue, Supporters Of Resolution Say: ‘We Need To Put Our Money Where Our Mouth Is’

If approved in a Friday vote, the Chicago Descendants of Enslaved Africans Reparations Commission would hold public hearings to consider what form reparations would take in Chicago.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Chicago Public Schools Won’t Cut Ties With Police, Mayor Lightfoot Says

Just last year, CPS approved a $33 million budget to employ Chicago Police officers in schools.

Albany Park Primary category in which blog post is published

These Grants And Rebates Are Available For Small Independent Businesses In Albany Park

“Now that we’re in Phase 3 we’re trying to help rebuild the neighborhood,” said one chamber official.