South Chicago, East Side
Serial Killer Task Force Offers Some Hope To Families Of Slain Chicago Women — But Others Ask, ‘What Took Them So Long?’
"It's unfortunate that in our community, many times the lives of the people in our community don't seem to be as important as the lives of others."
‘Buckle Your Seatbelts’: Future Aldermen Head To Boot Camp And Get Real Talk, Advice From Progressive Council MembersBy A.D. Quig Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Is There A Serial Killer Targeting Black Women In Chicago? After 50 Women Slain, FBI And CPD Form Task Force To InvestigateBy Kelly Bauer Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
One shelter got 53 kittens in January but that jumped by 240 percent to 127 in March when kitten season started.
95 Percent Of Chicagoans Listed As Gang Members By Chicago Police Are Black, Latino, Watchdog Audit Finds
Department officials cannot confirm gang designations “are based on reliable evidence” or ensure that the data “serves a legitimate law enforcement purpose,” according to the audit.
Nice, warm weather this spring could make things even worse for people with allergies.
The outage began in the morning when AT&T, the district’s service provider, accidentally cut through a fiber optic cable.
Several lame-duck aldermen face an agenda packed with measures from Emanuel’s bucket list.
Theaster Gates Turns 95th Street Red Line Station Into Hub For Art And Music — Complete With Live DJs
A 200-square-foot DJ booth and radio station is now in the station's north terminal, a first-of-its-kind public broadcast studio.
The 19th Ward had the highest turnout with 49.5 percent of voters casting a ballot. But the city is only at 32 percent overall.
Lori Lightfoot's win signifies a big change, but "it's important that we don't confuse this [victory] with liberation and justice for everyone," advocates say.
She inherits governance of a school district that a decade ago topped 400,000 students but has since dropped nearly 12 percent to 361,000.