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Roseland, Pullman
Roseland, Pullman

Learn How To Keep Your Condos, Co-ops And Townhomes Thriving At This Weekend’s Shared Ownership Summit

The virtual teach-in, offering resources and tips for successful forms of shared-ownership housing, takes place 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.

Citywide

Here’s How You Can Support South Side Kids, Families At Roseland Hospital’s Holiday Events

Roseland Community Hospital and local partners have events lined up from October to December to support local families.

Roseland, Pullman

Look Inside Historical Pullman Homes This Weekend At 48th Annual House Tour Event

"You see the outside and you truly can't imagine what's inside behind those doors," said Pullman resident Margaret Kania, who attended the house tours for many years before moving there. Her home is featured in the tour this year.

Roseland, Pullman

A Proposed Bridge Over Lake Calumet Would Make It Easier To Bike From Big Marsh Park To Pullman

"For far too long, this area has been inaccessible to our residents," Ald. Susan Sadlowski Garza (10th) said. "This new trail will allow a new generation of neighbors to experience" Lake Calumet.

South Chicago, East Side

Big Marsh Park’s New Trails And Environmental Center Now Open As Park District’s Largest Site Blossoms

"Something like Big Marsh is unique to the city, for sure," a park visitor from the Southwest Side said.

South Chicago, East Side

New South Side Playgrounds Have An Added Benefit — They Help With Flooding

The outdoor spaces and classrooms coming to several South Side schools can store up 250,000 gallons of storm water.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

A Community Celebrates As Pullman National Monument Opens To The Public

"We want it to be open, we want people to learn — when the press isn't here, we still need to be inviting," local historian Shermann "Dilla" Thomas said.

Roseland, Pullman

The Pullman National Monument Opens This Weekend, Highlighting The Long History Of The Far South Side Neighborhood

Over Labor Day Weekend, visitors can learn about the history of Pullman and see artifacts from the defunct rail car company.

Roseland, Pullman

Chicago Double Dutch Club Helps Women Over 40 Relive Their Recess Glory

"When we jump double dutch, it takes us back in time to a place where we didn’t have to worry about kids, jobs, bills, any of those things," founder Pamela Robinson said. "It's a club for women to come out and play outside again."

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Some People Think Amazon Lockers In Parks Are Great, Park District Says Amid Uproar

In a news release titled, "What People Are Saying About Amazon Lockers," the Park District highlighted five supporters. Meanwhile, a South Side alderman has joined others in blocking them in her ward.

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Amazon Lockers Will Net Park District $137,600 At Most For First Year, Contract Shows

"It is not enough to justify having branding in our parks. It is absolutely not enough," Ald. Rossana Rodriguez-Sanchez (33rd) said. "I think this is a slap in the face."

Albany Park

Roseland Community Hospital Gets Kids Ready For Fall With School Supplies, Hair Braiding

The hospital will give out 500 backpacks with school supplies and offer back-to-school physicals and dental exams.

Roseland, Pullman

Was Your Small Business Shut Out Of Coronavirus Relief Grants? A New State Program Could Help

The Six Corners Association is one of 21 community groups that can help business owners apply for grants of $5,000-$150,000.

Citywide

Free School Supplies, Food And COVID Vaccinations Available At CPS Back-To-School Bashes

Here's the full lineup of back-to-school bashes as CPS prepares for a return to in-person learning on Aug. 30.

Citywide

10 More Chicago Libraries Extend Sunday Hours

The libraries are now open 1-5 p.m. Sundays so people can access free internet and other resources.

Albany Park

South, West Side Kids Can Go To Free Events With Giveaways, Food, Fun Activities And More Friday

The events are part of Chicago's Summer Kickback Series, which looks to create safe, fun spaces for youths.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Chicago Style: 40 Photos Of Hot Dogs — And The Stands We Love — To Make You Drool Today

PHOTOS: In Chicago, hot dogs aren't just a meal — they're a work of art.

Citywide

South Side Teens Going To Play At The ‘Field Of Dreams’ — And They Have A Plan: Show ‘Black Kids Can Play Baseball, Too’

Baseball has been enduringly white — but a team of Black teens from the South Side is showing they're leaders on and off the field.

Roseland, Pullman

With New Restaurants, A Bookstore And Beauty Salon, South Side Entrepreneurs Hope To Keep Local Dollars In The Neighborhoods

South Side entrepreneurs and nonprofits are bringing their dream communities to life thanks to a new round of Neighborhood Opportunity Fund grants.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Pullman Historic District’s Arcade Park Hosts ‘Life Out Loud’ Storytelling Event Saturday Night

Pullman residents can enjoy a night of stories and popcorn on Saturday at the fourth annual Life Out Loud event. The event will take place between 8-10 p.m. at Arcade Park, 11132 S. St. Lawrence Ave.

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