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.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published
Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Little Village Residents Stand Guard At Street Corners: ‘They Don’t Want Anyone Looting Or Tearing Their Community Apart’

“COVID has really rocked our community, any more damage to our community is the last thing we want now," Pastor Matt DeMateo of New Life Center said.

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George Floyd Protests In Chicago: The Weekend In Photos

Fires, looting and marches marked a weekend of unrest in Chicago in the wake of the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis.