A rendering of the new $85 million high school planned in Englewood. Chicago Public Schools

Can A New High School Heal Years Of School Closings In Englewood?

The Englewood neighborhood provides an example of how decisions on schools can bring a community hope — and despair.

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

Police Release 2 People After Questioning Them In Smollett Case, Say They’re No Longer Suspects

"Due to new evidence ... the individuals questioned by police in the Empire case have now been released without charging," police said.

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

Google Plans To Hire ‘Hundreds’ In Chicago This Year

“I look forward to seeing the company continue to grow in Chicago for years to come," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said.