With two weeks to go until Election Day, some neighborhoods in Chicago are facing a historic shortage in poll workers.Julie Shapiro / DNAinfo

Elections Officials Explore Vote By Mail Programs To Increase Turnout, Security

In Colorado, increased vote by mail options made turnout skyrocket – and officials are looking at how to do that in Illinois.

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

After Cyclist Stabbed By Stranger On The 606, Suspect Remains At Large — And Neighbors Want Answers

"I totally understand that the police have more than their hands full ... but some leadership and clarity and partnership with the community would be appreciated," one neighbor said.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Lightfoot Plans To Spend $4.5 Million To Keep Woodlawn Residents In Their Homes Near Obama Center

Woodlawn Ald. Jeanette Taylor said the mayor’s proposal does not do enough to protect residents from being pushed out.

Roseland, Pullman Primary category in which blog post is published

Olive-Harvey College Hosting Aviation Job Fair On South Side Thursday

The job fair is an extension of the school's Aviation Futures Training Program, which prepares students for the expanding industry.