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- 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
Gun Violence Survivors, Their Families Can Get Up To $1,500 To Move, Pay For Funeral Costs Through City Program
The pilot program, dubbed the Emergency Supplemental Victims' Fund, aims to "ease the financial burden and trauma" of Chicagoans directly impacted by gun violence.
Violence Prevention Programs To Get $50 Million Next Year As Pritzker Calls Gun Violence A Public Health Emergency
The state's violence prevention strategy will focus on youth development, violence prevention, trauma recovery and programs diverting youths from the criminal justice system.
West Side Legal Aid Program Will Bring ‘Community-Led Holistic Supports’ To Break Cycle Of Crime
Justice Rising is a collaboration between four neighborhood groups that aims to create a model for how young people interact with the legal system.
Help Send West Side Students To College By Donating Dorm Room Items
Breakthrough Urban Ministries is collecting bedding, furniture and toiletries that college-bound students will need for their dorms this fall.
Killing Of 7-Year-Old Jaslyn Adams Must Be A Wake-Up Call To End Gun Violence, Family Says: ‘It’s About Time We Take A Stand’
Jaslyn Adams and her dad were waiting at the McDonald's drive thru Sunday when someone shot them. Jaslyn was killed and her father was wounded.
Silent Auction Will Raise Money For Free Instruments, Lessons For Budding Young Musicians On The West Side
The Chicago Arts and Music Project is hosting a two-part fundraiser to serve more West Side youth in its free music programs.
All Adult Residents Of Austin, Garfield Park And North Lawndale Can Get Vaccinated. Here’s How To Sign Up
The community-based vaccinations intend to make it easier for residents in hard-hit neighborhoods to get shots.
Free Legal Aid Now Available As Part Of Anti-Violence Street Outreach
The new Justice Corps will give violence interrupters at partner neighborhood groups a new tool to help people at-risk for violence.
West Siders Call For More Mental Health Resources After Mom Accused Of Fatally Stabbing 5-Year-Old Daughter
After the attack, Simone Austin began apologizing to neighbors and first responders, saying she shouldn't have hurt the girl, according to prosecutors.
After Summer Of Training, West Side Kids Take On The Chicago Triathlon: ‘They Can Do Anything When They Put In The Hard Work’
The kids trained for 12 weeks to shape up for one of the biggest triathlons in the country.