Gately's People Store was demolished Friday after an extra-alarm fire gutted the building and caused a roof collapse. Chicago Fire Department

Century-Old Gately’s Peoples Store Demolished After Fire Guts Vacant Roseland Building

No injuries were reported at the historic, but vacant, store.

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The Birds, The Bees And Consent: How One Chicago Classroom Navigates Evolving Sexual Education

After the revelation of widespread abuse in Chicago Public Schools, more schools are teaching the meaning and practice of consent.

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Can Art Revive South Chicago? These Artists Are Trying To Infuse New Life Into The Neighborhood

Devastated by the downturn of the steel industry, artists are working to revitalize South Chicago by transforming vacant buildings into art studios.