Englewood, Chatham

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

DuSable Museum Celebrates MLK Day With Programs ‘Focused On Freedom’

The day kicks off with an exploration of the museum's archives of King's Chicago campaign, in which he addressed racial discrimination in housing and hiring.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Snow Is Coming Friday — And It Could Feel Like 13 Below Zero This Weekend

The city could get swamped with another 4 inches of snow during Friday's commute home.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Here’s A First Look At The $33 Million Deal Between Chicago Schools And The City’s Police Department

Details are publicly available for the first time in a new $33 million contract laying out the most sweeping changes to the school police program in over a decade.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

What Will Make Englewood Thrive? Investment In People, Residents Say At Packed Town Hall: ‘We Are Our Own Solution’

More than 500 people and five aldermen packed a South Side auditorium to discuss solutions to issues facing Englewood.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

H.H. Holmes’ Murder Castle Has Been Turned Into A Board Game

"Crimes in History" will allow players to explore Holmes' grisly castle as they search for evidence of his misdeeds.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

It’s Not Regular: In New Book, Organizer Jahmal Cole Shows Inequities Hiding In Plain Sight On South, West Sides

Ordering a meal through bulletproof glass shouldn't feel normal, Cole said. Nor should living in neighborhoods filled with currency exchanges and liquor stores.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

The Real Enrollment Challenge In Chicago: What To Do With All Those Empty School Seats

Chicago has lost 54,100 public school children in the past decade. That has left 145 district-run schools less than half-full, according to new capacity data.

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Englewood’s 5 Aldermen Coming Together For Town Hall On State Of The Neighborhood Tuesday

"For so long, the aldermen of Englewood have not worked together," one alderman said. But the current crop of aldermen are trying to change that now.