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Pullman Artspace Lofts Open In Restored 1880s Buildings, Marking Neighborhood’s First Residential Development In 60 Years

A collaboration of nonprofit groups worked to rehab two long-vacant buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Roseland, Pullman

Culver’s Breaks Ground In Pullman As Push To Bring More Business To Neighborhood Rolls On

Baron Waller and business partner Ronald Wells were enticed to the site with a $250,000 grant from the city's Neighborhood Opportunity Fund,

Roseland, Pullman

Culver’s Coming To Pullman This Spring, With Construction Starting Tuesday

Officials will kick off construction of the newest branch of the Wisconsin chain, which is known for its butter burgers and frozen custard.

Roseland, Pullman

Pullman Investment, Including 1,500 New Jobs In 10 Years, Could Serve As Model, Study Says

Next week's ribbon-cutting of a new Amazon distribution center is the latest investment in the Far South Side community.

Roseland, Pullman

Hard-Hit South Side Business Owners Get Checks Thanks To These Women’s Fundraising Drive

Candice Payne and Arsiak Vartenian raised thousands of dollars to help South Side businesses.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Kayla Mahaffey’s New Mural Brightens Calumet Heights Community Center

“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.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Ground Broken On Pullman Clock Tower Restoration As Labor Day Celebrated At Historic Strike Site

The clock tower restoration is part of $34 million in restoration work happening in the historic Pullman District.

Roseland, Pullman

‘This Is Our City’: Volunteers Come Out For Neighborhood Cleanup Day

Volunteers cleaned up lots in West Pullman and Homan Square as part of a wider beautification effort.

Roseland, Pullman

Black And Brown Unity Mural Goes Up In Pilsen After Original Piece Was Painted Over

“This mural for me symbolizes unity for the community, that we all stand strong together no matter what,” one artist said.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

35 Historic But Vacant Pullman Row Houses To Be Rehabbed And Sold

The homes are part of the Pullman railroad company's historic neighborhood but have fallen into disrepair.

Roseland, Pullman

Artist SentRock Giving Away Bulls Hats, Masks At Pilsen Donation Drive Friday

The Pilsen-based artist created his take on the Bulls logo for what was to be a hat giveaway by the Bulls this season.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

13-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver Had Just Gotten His First Bike

Issac Martinez, 13, was killed Sunday evening. Mourners formed a "human protected bike lane" Tuesday evening in his honor.

Midway, West Lawn

Move-In Day Arrives For New Habitat For Humanity Homeowners In West Pullman

Habitat for Humanity is building a stretch of homes on the Far South Side. The graduates of its Affordable Homeownership Program began moving in.

Roseland, Pullman

‘Roseland Give & Go’ Event To Help Neighbors Coming To Old Gately’s Site Saturday

Available essentials include: masks, diapers, hand sanitizer, feminine products, baby food/ formula, shampoo/conditioner, body soap, toothbrushes/toothpaste and canned goods.

Roseland, Pullman

Fundraiser To Help Paleta Man Retire Goes Viral, Reaches Nearly $40,000

Michaelangelo Mosqueda and Karen Gonzalez bought all of Don Rosario's paletas on Father's Day to let him enjoy the day. Then they launched a GoFundMe.

South Chicago, East Side

Chicago Artists Team Up To Create Unity Mural On 79th Street

Nine Chicago mural artists began work this weekend on a unity mural across the street from the Avalon Regal Theater.

South Chicago, East Side

Roseland Matters Marks Juneteenth With Community Party, Food Distribution

“Roseland Matters does whatever the community needs,” said Marc Pullins, the group's executive director.

Roseland, Pullman

East Side Black Lives Matter March Includes Call For Solidarity, Awareness

Protesters marched through East Side, stopping for "teach-in" moments along the way.

South Chicago, East Side

Food And Masks To Be Given Away In Rosemoor Parking Lot Friday

Supplies can be picked up in the parking lot at 209 E. 103rd Street, across from the Metropolitan Family Services office.

Roseland, Pullman

Free Dog And Cat Food To Be Distributed To Pet Owners In Roseland, East Garfield Park Wednesday

“We’re still trying to rebound from the looting, and with COVID-19 still going around, people don’t have work, people are struggling and we’re trying to help out every way we can,” Ald. Anthony Beale said.

Roseland, Pullman
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