The Lawndale Christian Health Center is receiving additional funding for trauma-informed mental health services.Lawndale Christian Health Center

Community Centers Get $8 Million Boost To Expand Trauma-Informed Mental Health Services On South, West Sides

"I hope one of the longterm outcomes from COVID is that we bring the stigma around mental health down and that we talk about it just like we talk about physical health."

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Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Kitten Trapped In Car’s Engine Rescued By East Ukrainian Village Neighbors

A neighbor who cares for a feral cat colony alerted Animal Control and cops for help, to no avail. It took a nearby vet tech and the car's owner to save it.

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Social Distancing Is A Privilege — And More Black And Latino Chicagoans Died Because They Couldn’t, Study Says

That translated into neighborhoods with more Black and Latino residents seeing more COVID-19 deaths in the spring, according to the study.

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Free Christmas Trees Available Saturday In Englewood

The giveaway, courtesy of the Pastors of Englewood, starts noon Saturday.