McKinley Park

Bronzeville, Near South Side Primary category in which blog post is published

Police Plan To Arrest Teens At ‘Drug Corners’ Ahead Of 4th Of July Weekend

The holiday weekend typically sees a spike in shootings and murders — and Chicago's already been struggling with shootings and the recent slayings of children.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published

A Wealthy Family Planted Hedges On Park District Land To Make A Personal Front Yard, Inspector General Alleges

The yard in front of Michael Tadin Jr.'s Lakeview home is public land, part of Lincoln Park. But a hedgerow suggests otherwise.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

More Than 30 South, West Side Businesses Awarded Neighborhood Opportunity Fund Grants

The application period ended in February and was the first overseen by Mayor Lori Lightfoot. More than 325 businesses applied for funding.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Uber, Lyft Charges More For Riders Going To Chicago’s Non-White Neighborhoods, Study Shows

The study showed fares increased when a person was dropped off in a neighborhood with a high percentage of non-white residents. A Lyft spokesperson called the study "deeply flawed."

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Can Indoor Dining Save Chicago’s Struggling Restaurants? Some Aren’t Risking It, Others Have No Choice

"What do you do: Kill your restaurant or kill the people that work at your restaurant? That's a gross decision to have to make," one restaurant owner said.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Chicago Public Schools Will Keep Its Police Program — For Now

The school board voted 4-3 in favor of keeping Chicago Police officers in city schools.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

64 More People Die From Coronavirus In Illinois

Among the victims were 39 people in Cook County, including a man in his 30s.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Moms In Need Can Get Free Baby Supplies During Weekend Giveaways. Here’s How

People can also drop off supplies like diapers, formula and sanitary napkins so they can be given to people in need.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Visit Your Doctor Now As Coronavirus Cases Fall, State’s Top Doctor Says

"Let's get as healthy as we can," said Dr. Ngozi Ezike, head of the Illinois Department of Public Health. "Your baseline health status affects how you fare against this virus."