Mayoral candidate Garry McCarthy meets with Englewood residents Tuesday. Jamie Nesbitt Golden/ Block Club Chicago

Englewood Residents Grill Garry McCarthy On Police Reform: ‘He’s Willing To Face The People,’ Organizers Say

McCarthy talked corruption and reform with Englewood residents, promising to do right by them.

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Next Stop, Outer Space: Jefferson Park Blue Line Stop Has Some Surreal New Signs

The $25 million renovation of the Jefferson Park Blue Line stop now includes some surreal bus shelters.

Chicagoans Rattled After Getting ‘Extreme Alert’ Text From City, But It Was Only A Test

An "extreme alert" test sent out by the Office of Emergency Management and Communications scared some residents into believing it was the real thing.