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Bronzeville: A neighborhood story

Bronzeville: A neighborhood story | Bronzeville: A neighborhood story introduces you to  historic Bronzeville neighborhood on the city’s south side in the words of people who…

Beyond Simple Solutions: Violence & Criminal Justice in Chicago
Co-Owners at Alcala’s Boutique Steal the Show

Co-Owners at Alcala’s Boutique Steal the Show

| Ukrainian Village is full of friendly people and fun shops, but none friendlier and more entertaining than the sisters behind the chic Alcala’s Boutique. Inside you’ll find bright, patterned tops and dresses, trendy boots, shoes and accessories to compliment any outfit, but the real showstoppers…

Celebrate Divvy Week with a Discounted Ride and More

Celebrate Divvy Week with a Discounted Ride and More

|  April 21-27, 2014 to be “Divvy Week!” It’s basically a celebration of Chicago’s newest transit system and the people who love it (that’s you)! You can try Divvy by finding a Divvy station (there is an app for that, too) and using you credit card to…

These Summer Time Blues are Good News

These Summer Time Blues are Good News

| Do you know anyone looking for a Summer Camp experience for some musically inclined 12- 18 year olds? BluesKids is a unique program where kids work with some of Chicago and the world’s best blues musicians to learn and have fun.  The camp is free.…

The Weeknd Prohibits Pictures at Recent Poster Signing Tour

The Weeknd Prohibits Pictures at Recent Poster Signing Tour | Kayla Delson decided to study for finals early so she could go see her favorite…

Fast Fashion: An Unrealistic View of the Cost of Making Clothing

Fast Fashion: An Unrealistic View of the Cost of Making Clothing

| News, ideas and trends spread more quickly today than ever thanks to the widespread use of the Internet. Especially in the fashion world, this has changed the way corporations operate. When consumers can live-stream New York fashion week from home, they want the physical manifestations…

America’s Obsession with Zombies

America’s Obsession with Zombies | America’s obsession with zombies and the idea of a zombie apocalypse has been on a…

Chicago City Council Gets Ordinance On Paid Sick Leave

| Workers, nonprofits and aldermen called for a new law that would require employers to provide paid sick leave to all employees. The proposed bill was introduced March 5 to the Chicago City Council.   Print PDF…

UIC Faculty Talk Strike

UIC Faculty Talk Strike | Professors on the University of Illinois Chicago campus held a two-day strike this week. Hundreds…