Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

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Anyone Who Receives Government Assistance Can Now Get A Big Discount On The Internet In Chicago

The Internet Essentials program is making it so anyone who participates in at least one government assistance program can get discounted broadband in Chicago.

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Kids, Teens Get Free CTA Rides For First Day Of School On Sept. 3

Last year, the program provided about 130,000 free rides to students and their parents or guardians, according to the city.

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South Shore Entertainment Complex Project Is ‘Shovel-Ready,’ Developer Says, But Funding Has Been A Setback

Plans for a dine-in cinema, bowling alley and event space were stalled by the government shutdown last winter, but developer Alisa Starks still hopes the center can open by November 2020.

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South Shore Nature Sanctuary Is Far From ‘Dead,’ Neighbors Say After Ald. Hairston Pushes To Replace It With Golf Courses

Hairston made the comments at Medinah Country Club, where Tiger Woods — who's backing a plan to remove and replace the sanctuary for a PGA-level course — was prepping for a tournament.

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South Shore’s Monarch Festival To Celebrate The Butterflies’ (And Humans’) Global Migration Stories

On Saturday, the nonprofit Faith in Place will host a family-friendly day of activities and discussions around the monarch butterfly, Illinois' state insect.

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Groups Fighting To Find Stable Housing For Chicago Kids Get $500K From Youth Homeless Innovation Fund

Eight nonprofits will be among the groups receiving money to help young people experiencing housing instability.

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New Shop & Save Grocery Store On 71st Street Is Hiring And Appears Close To Opening

With the announcement of Thursday's hiring fair at the South Shore Cultural Center, the neighborhood appears on its way to losing its "food desert" status.

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Peace Festival At K.L.E.O. Center In Washington Park Saturday As Nonprofit Marks End Of Summer

There will be music, backpacks filled with school supplies, free haircuts for kids and more at the 11 a.m. festival at the nonprofit's center at 119 E. Garfield Blvd.

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Want A Free Single-Family Home Renovated By HGTV’s Downing Brothers? Here’s How To Win It

You have until Sept. 15 to enter to win a free South Side home renovated by the famous Downing twins.