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How Do You Slow Down Speeders On Oakland’s Ellis Avenue? Residents, Alderman Clash Over Plan To Reverse A One-Way Street

An ordinance to make the 3900 block of South Ellis Avenue a one-way street headed north is being debated by neighbors and Ald. Sophia King.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Chicago Is Once Again The Most Corrupt City In The US, According To New Study

The year 2019 "was a highly explosive year, during which some of the most important political corruption in the history of Chicago and Illinois was exposed," the report states.


UIC Suspends In-Person Classes As Coronavirus Cases Spike Across The City, State

The university's chancellor, in a letter to the community, said the new campus restrictions were being adopted “out of an abundance of precaution."

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

UIC Graduate Student Killed, Another Injured By Hit-And-Run Driver Near Campus

Tushar Sharma, a 27-year-old mechanical engineering masters student, was identified as the student who died, campus officials said. The 32-year-old driver was later arrested.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

UIC Enrolling Patients To Test Coronavirus Vaccine Next Month

The UI health system looks to enroll 1,000 participants to test a vaccine developed by Massachusetts-based biotech company Moderna.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Confused About Face Masks? An Infectious Disease Expert Answered All Of Our Questions

Dr. Richard Novak from UIC discusses the science behind face masks and how to properly make, wear and care for your mask.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

UIC, Northwestern Hospitals Testing Antiviral Drug To Treat Coronavirus

It could take six to eight weeks before doctors know if the drug is effective, a UIC doctor said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Following Brutal Murder Of Student, UIC Increases Security On Campus

The school announced 24-hour security at parking garages on campus through the end of the semester.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Man Charged With Murder, Aggravated Sexual Assault In UIC Student’s Killing On Campus

Donald D. Thurman, a 26-year-old man who lived near campus, allegedly confessed to the murder on Sunday afternoon, UIC officials said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

As Police Investigate UIC Student’s Murder On Campus, Some Students Worry About Their Safety: ‘It’s Scary’

UIC student Ruth George entered a campus parking garage alone and was followed by someone, UIC Police said. She was strangled to death and now police have a person of interest in custody.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

A Fitbit For Your Brain? UIC Psych Lab Develops Free Artificial Intelligence Apps To Help Address Mental Health Crisis

The technologies developed by the UIC Center on Depression and Resilience would allow patients to use their smartphones to track their neurological patterns.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Born On The Bus! Baby Samantha Safe After Delivery Aboard CTA’s No. 9 Ashland Bus

Samantha Centeno Lara weighed in at 7 pounds, 7 ounces.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

UIC Earns National ‘Green Ribbon’ Award For Commitment To Sustainability

The university was recognized for reducing energy use by 26 percent since 2008.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop