A rendering of the Teachers Village project, looking south on Rockwell Street.Courtesy of RBH Group

Plan To Turn Closed School Into Teacher-Focused Apartment Complex Tweaked To Appease Critics, But Will Neighbors Get On Board?

Ald. Daniel La Spata's policy staffer said the alderman is seeking more feedback from neighbors before it heads to a key city panel for approval.

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Mugging Caught On Video Shows Woman Attacked While Cleaning Snow Off Car In Belmont-Cragin

The mugger ran toward the woman, knocked her down and dragged her on the ground before stealing her purse.

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With Family Chats, Foundation Aims To Introduce Al Raby’s Legacy To A New Generation

CPS CEO Janice Jackson, author Lee Bey and Chicago Housing Commissioner Marisa Novara are among the panelists.

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After Public Outcry, More Cops Will Be Sent To Albany Park, State Rep Says

A band of neighborhood groups came together to form a new coalition. That organizing led to Thursday's announcement, State Rep. Jaime Andrade Jr. told a crowd of 200.