Articles By Maria Maynez
Baron Waller and business partner Ronald Wells were enticed to the site with a $250,000 grant from the city's Neighborhood Opportunity Fund,
Officials will kick off construction of the newest branch of the Wisconsin chain, which is known for its butter burgers and frozen custard.
Next week's ribbon-cutting of a new Amazon distribution center is the latest investment in the Far South Side community.
Candice Payne and Arsiak Vartenian raised thousands of dollars to help South Side businesses.
“I wanted to show and bring that little spark of hope and hopefully someone will see it and think about working together and helping one another to be better," the artist said.
The clock tower restoration is part of $34 million in restoration work happening in the historic Pullman District.
Volunteers cleaned up lots in West Pullman and Homan Square as part of a wider beautification effort.
“This mural for me symbolizes unity for the community, that we all stand strong together no matter what,” one artist said.
The homes are part of the Pullman railroad company's historic neighborhood but have fallen into disrepair.