Ribbon-cutting on the 200th home rehabbed by the Land Bank in 2017. Cook County Land Bank Authority

Want A Free Single-Family Home Renovated By HGTV’s Downing Brothers? Here’s How To Win It

You have until Sept. 15 to enter to win a free South Side home renovated by the famous Downing twins.

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

Basketball Rims Removed From 21st Ward Parks After Alderman Spots Crowded Court: ‘People Are Dying’

The South Side ward has one of the highest numbers of coronavirus cases in the city, but people were still crowding an Auburn Gresham basketball court Tuesday.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

With No Testing Sites On The West Side And Mask Shortages, Hospitals And Neighborhood Leaders Ask For Help

Communities vulnerable to COVID-19 are asking the city and state for testing, masks, and supplies to relieve deep health disparities faced by black residents.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Coronavirus In Chicago: Parks Could Be Shut Down, Lightfoot Threatens Again

Lightfoot said she drove around and, when she saw people gathering in clusters and not abiding by social distancing, she told them to break it up.