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Bronzeville Residents Weigh In On Northwestern Medicine’s Proposed Cottage Grove Outpatient Clinic

The health care provider is planning a series of community conversations to get residents more involved.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Bronzeville Playwright J. Nicole Brooks Honored With Chicago Public Library Foundation Award

The playwright, along with artist Theaster Gates and author Amy Tan, were recognized for their contributions to the cultural landscape.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

After Student And Security Guard Shot Outside South Side School, Kids Need More Help Healing From Trauma, Parents Say

The shooting happened last month outside Wendell Phillips Academy High School as classes were letting out. Now, school leaders are asking: Are temporary counselors enough?

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Bronzeville Mariano’s Giving Free Groceries At Pop-Up Pantry Monday Afternoon

People can drive up to the outdoor event 2:30-4:30 p.m. Monday.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Bronzeville Nurse Hoping To Bring More Healthy Food To The Neighborhood Gets $15K City Grant

Food Matters imagines a community space, shared kitchen and indoor farming market near the 43rd Street Green Line station, aiming to create a more equitable food ecosystem in Bronzeville.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Bronzeville Historical Society Celebrating Grand Opening In Parkway Ballroom Saturday

Visitors will be able to learn about the neighborhood's storied history through exhibits, vintage photographs and items from the Great Migration.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

‘Still Searching’ Exhibit Aims To Draw Attention To Chicago’s Missing Black Women And Girls

Some of the women have been gone for decades, but their families haven't given up hope. "As long as there are people missing, there will be work to do," the artist said.

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Retreat At Currency Exchange Cafe Serving Cocktails, Breakfast Sandwiches Through December

Cocktail company Pour Souls and farm-to-table fare Collective Ventures will join the cafe's food and beverage residency.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Looking For A New Job? Attend ComEd’s Virtual Tech And Energy Expo Thursday

In addition to a job fair, the expo will include discussions on energy startups and the state of the Bronzeville "Community of the Future."

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Chicago’s Ethel Payne, ‘First Lady Of The Black Press,’ Is Buried In An Unmarked Grave — But A Historian Is Working To Change That

"Whatever reason why she doesn't have a headstone doesn't matter. I wanted to do something now," historian Tammy Gibson said.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

‘Our Tomorrow Happened Yesterday’ Exhibit At Blanc Gallery Gives Voice To Black Pain And Joy

Through his mixed media creations, Raymond Thomas aims to counter dangerous narratives while celebrating Blackness.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

$100 Million Development Near Green Line In Bronzeville Weeks Away From Breaking Ground, Developer Says

The 10-story transit-oriented development will have ground-floor retail space and 99 residential units, 50 of them affordable.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

14-Year-Old Girl Wounded In Wendell Phillips High School Shooting Expected To Make ‘Full Recovery,’ Family Says

The grandmother of the teen also asked the gunman to "come forward" and turn themselves in.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Dilla The Urban Historian Will Teach People How To Get Involved In Civics During Virtual ‘Coffee Chat’ Wednesday

The virtual discussion will be the first in a series of events to promote civic engagement.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Gunman Waited Outside Wendell Phillips Academy Before Shooting 14-Year-Old Student, Security Guard As Class Let Out, Police Say

A 14-year-old girl and a 45-year-old security guard were rushed to the hospital in serious condition.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Harold’s Mild Sauce Is Being Sold At Grocery Stores — And It’s Already A Massive Hit

Bottles of the popular sauce can be found at Pete's Fresh Market and Walt's Food Center.


Bronzeville Neighborhood Farm Honoring Slain Founder With Movie Night Saturday

Community members are still grieving the leader while looking for ways to celebrate his life and work. They'll honor him at Saturday's movie night.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Here’s How To Support Black-Owned Restaurants In Bronzeville, The South Loop This Month

The Blacktober virtual food fest is back with more than 50 Black-owned restaurants offering sweet deals this month.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Chicago Beyond Gives $1 Million To Black- And Brown-Led Groups, Including Bronzeville-Kenwood Mutual Aid

A $20,000 grant to Bronzeville-Kenwood Mutual Aid will help South Siders get food, pay rent and get to doctor appointments. Requests for help come from as far as Roseland.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Bronzeville 5K Run/Walk Is Back This Weekend To Fundraise For 3 Schools

The race kicks off Sunday — but organizers are still looking for people to sign up and help them raise money for local schools.

Bronzeville, Near South Side
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