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Lincoln Park’s Branko’s Restaurant Reopens After Passing Of Family Matriarch: ‘She Made Us Promise’

The Jordanovskis fled Yugoslavia and found home at a Chicago grill across the street from DePaul's campus. After a long pandemic closure, their restaurant, Branko's, has reopened.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Chicago South Asian Film Festival To Feature Dozens Of Works This Weekend

This year’s festival will see the world premieres of 27 films. It runs through Sunday.


How Do We Prevent Violence In Roseland? Kids Off The Block, DePaul Hosting Forum Saturday Talk With Neighbors

The two groups will talk to neighbors about the ideas local youth came up with for preventing gun violence in Roseland.

Roseland, Pullman

One Of Chicago’s Most Famous Basketball Courts Is Getting A $500,000 Facelift

Margaret Hie Ding Lin Park, a backdrop for sports commercials starring Michael Jordan and Derrick Rose, is getting a new half court and other upgrades.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

DePaul University Welcoming Students Back For Fall Semester, But Only If They’re Vaccinated

This fall will also mark a full year since the university transitioned to online learning due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

DePaul Scholarship Program Will Send At Least 2 North Lawndale Students To College For Free

Incoming freshmen from North Lawndale are automatically considered for the scholarship, DePaul administrators said.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

DePaul Moving All Classes, Final Exams Online As Coronavirus Surges

The change is expected to only affect some students, as many have already been participating in virtual classes and doing exams online due to the ongoing outbreak.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

DePaul Starts Fall Classes With Strict Coronavirus Restrictions: ‘It Feels Like A Ghost Town’

As colleges grapple with how to safely operate during the coronavirus pandemic, DePaul University moved nearly all classes online and limited dorms to students with no other housing options.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

DePaul Students Sue For Tuition Refunds, Claiming Online Classes Offer ‘Lesser’ Education

The class action lawsuit, filed by two DePaul students, seeks partial tuition refunds for the hands-on classroom instruction students missed out on because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

‘Stranger Things’ Star Joe Keery Joins DePaul’s Online Commencement Ceremony

Keery, a DePaul alumnus, will greet the graduates by video during online commencement ceremonies June 13.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

DePaul Students Want Professor To Apologize For ‘Racist, Anti-Palestinian’ Comments — But He Says He Stands By Them

Professor Jason Hill has used words such as "uncivilized" and "barbaric" in tweets to describe Middle Eastern and Muslim people.

Lincoln Park, Old Town