A rendering of the apartment building proposed for the site of the now demolished Heartland Cafe, right.

Replacing The Heartland Cafe: Here’s The 6-Story, $15 Million Apartment Building Proposed For Site

The developer, a Rogers Park native, said he wants the building to be “an affordable and welcoming place," but some neighbors said rents were too high.

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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.