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
Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

Help Clean Up Englewood Again! #TheHoodTakeover, Part 2, Is On This Weekend

Englewood resident Shamica Wilson is looking for more volunteers, cleaning supplies and donations to help clear garbage and debris off of 14 blocks along Racine Avenue. Find out how you can help.

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

After Strike, University Of Illinois Hospital, Nurses Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

The contract includes hiring 160 full-time nurses to cut down caseloads, improved wages and more protective measures amid the pandemic.