A man sits on the ground while he waits for a 79th Street CTA bus Wednesday afternoon.Jamie Nesbitt Golden/Block Club Chicago

South Side Bus Stop Bench Removed As City Cracks Down On Loitering, Creating ‘Mess’ For Elderly Riders

The removal was an effort to stop people from congregating at the stop all day, the alderman and police said.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

After Cyclist Stabbed By Stranger On The 606, Suspect Remains At Large — And Neighbors Want Answers

"I totally understand that the police have more than their hands full ... but some leadership and clarity and partnership with the community would be appreciated," one neighbor said.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Lightfoot Plans To Spend $4.5 Million To Keep Woodlawn Residents In Their Homes Near Obama Center

Woodlawn Ald. Jeanette Taylor said the mayor’s proposal does not do enough to protect residents from being pushed out.

Roseland, Pullman Primary category in which blog post is published

Olive-Harvey College Hosting Aviation Job Fair On South Side Thursday

The job fair is an extension of the school's Aviation Futures Training Program, which prepares students for the expanding industry.