South Chicago, East Side
Devastated by the downturn of the steel industry, artists are working to revitalize South Chicago by transforming vacant buildings into art studios.
‘Was Summer Canceled This Year?’ Below-Average Temps In June About To Warm Up, But A Rainy Week Is AheadBy Kelly Bauer Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
What’s Being Done To Solve The Murders Of Black Women On The South And West Sides? ‘Don’t Dismiss This,’ Families ImploreBy Jamie Nesbitt Golden Bronzeville, Near South Side Primary category in which blog post is published
Is Your Garden A Champ? Entries Open For Chicago Gardening Awards — Pretty Plants Not Necessarily Required
How a garden benefits the environment and community is as important as how it looks when it comes to the Chicago Excellence in Gardening Awards, now open for entries.
Overworked Social Workers, Underserved Kids: As CPS Works To Fill 100+ Vacancies, ‘Kids Are Getting Shortchanged,’ Teachers Say
"I feel like I have to turn hurting children away," said one social worker, while others described the situation as a mental health crisis, especially for general education students.
Stan's will also give away glazed doughnuts to customers on June 7.
Hundreds of homeless animals will need foster and permanent homes when they arrive in Chicago on Friday.
And don't hate the messenger, but ... more rain is coming.
The Saturday all-day concert event will feature students of all ages and skill levels.
“A lot of what we are seeing out there is crimes of poverty and we have to invest in the South and the West Side,” Lightfoot said.
Chicago's had more than a foot of rain this spring and more is coming.
The city's population has been declining since 2014, when it was home to an estimated 2,728,524 people.