- 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
City Council Delays Vote On Controversial Push To Expand Private Lot Booting
Private lot booting is legal in some wards, but some aldermen want it permitted citywide. Critics call the practice predatory while defenders say it's better than getting towed.
As Touhy Park’s Tent City Swells, Park District Closes Its Field House And Moves Programs
A tent encampment that has resided in Touhy Park since summer 2021 has led to debates about how to best help its residents while keeping the park available.
Person Held In Rogers Park Shooting Of 5-Year-Old, Alderman Says, As Neighbors Pray For Critically Wounded Boy
Devin McGregor, 5, was shot in his head while riding in a car with his parents Sunday in Rogers Park.
5-Year-Old Boy Shot In Head In Rogers Park While Driving With Father
The boy was in a car with his father, who was the target of the shooting, the alderperson said.
Rogers Park Metra Station In Line For Much-Needed Renovation, But Neighbors Ask Rail Service For Better Station Maintenance
The Metra stop has not seen renovations since the early '90s and has fallen into disrepair, neighbors said at a community meeting.
Loyola University Might Turn Part Of Closed St. Ignatius Church Campus Into Dorms, But Neighbors Are Wary
Neighbors attended a meeting to discuss potential reuses of the recently closed St. Ignatius, which could include turning it into a resource center or housing for Loyola students.
Rogers Park Homeless Shelter Proposal Wins Hadden’s Approval After ‘Drop-In Center’ Plan Scrapped
North Side Housing's plans for a 72-bed shelter has been the subject of intense neighborhood debate and an "intentional misinformation campaign," Ald. Maria Hadden said.
Here’s How You Can Donate School Supplies To CPS Students
Neighbors are encouraged to drop off or send backpacks to one of several sites on the North Side.
‘Do People Outside The LGBTQ+ Community Got Skin?’: Experts Fight Monkeypox Stigma
More than 100 people have been diagnosed with monkeypox in Chicago. Howard Brown Health experts are encouraging people to learn how it spreads to prevent more infections.
Rogers Park Homeless Shelter, Now Operating In Motel, Hopes To Open Men’s Shelter On Clark Street
North Side Housing and Supportive Services has run a men's shelter since 1984, most recently in a Rogers Park motel. It is looking to establish a 72-bed shelter in the neighborhood.
After 3 Seniors Die During May Heat Wave, City Council Passes New Cooling Rules
City Council passed Ald. Maria Hadden's rule change that requires cooling systems in senior buildings and requires some buildings to set up cooling centers during warm spells.
Dispensary Not Coming To Former Leona’s After Hadden Asks Pot Shop To Look Elsewhere In Rogers Park
Verano Holdings sought to move its Rogers Park dispensary from a side street to a prominent former restaurant, but Ald. Maria Hadden said there are better uses of the Sheridan Road property.
New State Law Mandates Life Rings Along Lake Michigan After Years Of Advocacy From Rogers Park Neighbors
The law comes after Rogers Park neighbors squared off with Chicago Park District on life ring policy along the lakefront following a 19-year-old's drowning death.
City’s Minimum Heating And Cooling Laws Could Change After 3 Die In Rogers Park Senior Building During Heat Wave
Ald. Maria Hadden's proposed law change would require air conditioning in all senior living buildings and lower the air conditioning trigger temperature from 100 degrees to 84 degrees.
West Ridge Local Seeks To Revive ‘My Place,’ Beloved Dive Bar That Closed After 46 Years
A West Ridge restaurateur and his cousin need a liquor moratorium on Touhy Avenue overturned so they can reopen the bar.
After 3 Die At Rogers Park Senior Building That Didn’t Turn On Its Air Conditioning, Alderwoman Calls For Investigation
Ald. Maria Hadden said residents of the James Sneider Apartments complained of heat days before three women were found dead in the high-rise.
Rogers Park Development Scrapped After Developer, Alderwoman Can’t Agree On Plan To Coexist With Hare Krishna Temple Next Door
A developer sought to add 13 units to a vacant seven-story Rogers Park building that's next to the temple. The developer will rehab the existing building and won't add the additional units.
Rogers Park Shelter Operating In 100-Year-Old Auto Garage Gets Federal Funds For Much-Needed Renovation
Rep. Jan Schakowsky secured the federal funds for New Life Interim Shelter to propel the organization's first major renovation in 30 years. "I know they'll put this money to good use," Schakowsky said. "They do so much for the community."
Want To Improve Rogers Park? Nonprofits Can Apply For Up To $50K Grants From 49th Ward
The money is part of a city initiative giving all Chicago ward offices $100,000 for nonprofits working in the communities.
Rogers Park Neighbors Say Landlord’s Renovation Created Unlivable Conditions In Subsidized Apartments: ‘I Came Home To A Nightmare’
Ald. Maria Hadden said landlord Related Midwest shouldn't receive public funds if it cannot fix problems at the Rogers Park complex.