Gage Park, Brighton Park
- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
- Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
Ed Burke, Chicago’s Longest-Serving Alderman, Will Not Seek Reelection
Burke has represented his Southwest Side ward more than 50 years, serving 14 terms since 1969. He was indicted in 2019 on federal racketeering, bribery and corruption charges.
List To Replace Southwest Side Ald. George Cardenas Includes Former Chief Of Staff
Ald. George Cardenas is stepping down at the end of the month. Check out the bios of the four people who applied to be appointed to replace him.
Sale Of Damen Silos To MAT Asphalt Owner Protested By McKinley Park Environmental Group
“If the state wants to sell this property, the community must be at the table,” members of the group tweeted.
Here’s How Mayor Lightfoot Will Pick The New 12th Ward Alderperson
Sitting Ald. George Cardenas is resigning Nov. 30 to join the Cook County Board of Review. His replacement will serve in City Council until the 2023 election.
Southwest Side Ald. George Cardenas Will Resign Nov. 30 To Join Cook County Board Of Review
Cardenas previously endorsed his former chief of staff, Anabel Abarca, to succeed him as 12th Ward alderman. Mayor Lori Lightfoot will appoint a replacement who will serve until the 2023 election.
La Katrina Cafe Brings Pastries, Coffee, Mexican Fare And Other Sweet Treats To Gage Park
Chef and co-owner Jocelyn Meza said she's excited to open a small business in the Southwest Side neighborhood she used to call home.
Halloween And Día De Los Muertos In Chicago 2022: 70+ Events To Celebrate Around The City
There are trunk-or-treat events for kids throughout the city, Halloween parades, haunted houses and more this Halloween weekend.
Haunted Chicago: Here’s Some Of Our Favorite Neighborhood Halloween Decorations
PHOTOS: Check out how Chicagoans have decked out homes across the city for Halloween.
$50,000 Reward Offered After Man Attacked Postal Worker, Stole Her Truck In Little Village
The man is considered armed and dangerous, and people should not try to catch him themselves, according to the Postal Inspection Service.
A Chicago Man Quietly Left Behind $11 Million — The Largest Unclaimed Estate In American History
A Gage Park man's $11 million estate will be divided among 119 distant relatives, officials said.
3 Killed, 2 Wounded In Mass Shooting At Chicago’s Latest Drifting Intersection Takeover
Ald. Ray Lopez, who represents the area, called the shooting "the intersection [of] street stupidity and gang life."
Gage Park Pizzeria Delivery Drivers Say They Aren’t Being Paid Fair Wages: ‘We’re Exercising Our Rights’
Workers are suing Naty's Pizza, alleging they're being underpaid. The owner's daughter denied their allegations.
Gage Park Group Collecting Coats And Winter Gear For Southwest Siders In Need
This year, Gage Park Latinx Council aims to give 500 coats to families on the Southwest Side, nearly doubling their goal last year.
You Can Vote To Help Curie High School Win $50,000 To Revamp Its Theater
Chicagoans can vote through Sunday to help Curie win $50,000 from the World's Best School Prizes.
Retiring Ald. George Cardenas Endorses Former Chief Of Staff Anabel Abarca To Succeed Him
The ward, which included McKinley Park and Brighton Park, will have a new representative as Ald. George Cardenas steps down to join the Cook County Board of Review.
Pilsen Exhibit Will Showcase Photos From Young Southwest Side Artists ‘Finding Beauty Within The Neighborhoods’
The six photographers took part in a summer program called Documentografía with the Gage Park Latinx Council. Program leader Eduardo Cornejo said it's the artists' first time having their work displayed in a gallery.
West, South Side Groups Are Getting A Share Of $75 Million To Support Gun Violence Prevention
Cook County is funding 37 community groups in Chicago to scale up programs that "address the root causes of violence and crime in our communities," board President Toni Preckwinkle said.
Vicko Alvarez, Southwest Side Activist, Is Running For 15th Ward Alderwoman
Alvarez is the first to announce a candidacy for the 15th Ward, which will get a new alderperson with current Ald. Raymond Lopez running for mayor. Alvarez served as Ald. Rossana Rodriguez-Sanchez's chief of staff.
Ald. George Cardenas Wins Cook County Board Of Review Seat, Will Leave City Council By The End Of The Year
No Republican candidate has filed for the seat representing the 1st District, meaning Cardenas' is likely running unopposed in November's general election.
Diapers, Kids Clothes And More To Be Given Away On Southwest Side In Honor Of Young Mother Killed Buying Used Stroller
Saturday's event is noon-2 p.m. at the United Credit Union parking lot. The group also accepts same-day donations before the giveaway.