UA-1688115-3
Home » Archives by category » Community
Farragut players play on

Farragut players play on

The time where youth were able to go to school while still playing safely on sport teams could be ending. Challenges facing one high school coach in Chicago beyond the playbook show how this is occurring. Farragut Career Academy‘s varsity football team lacks funds and resources according to Head Coach Niven Hinkle Sr. Hinkle Sr., who accepted […]

Advocates Push for Improved CHA Oversight

Comments Off
Advocates Push for Improved CHA Oversight

Although the Chicago City Council met for the first time Wednesday since July 30, most of the action occurred outside the chamber before the meeting began. Several community groups and aldermen showed up on a stormy morning to voice their support for a plan that would place the Chicago Housing Authority under the supervision of […]

Continue reading …

Click to Help Stop the Internet Slow Lane

Comments Off
Click to Help Stop the Internet Slow Lane
Continue reading …

Local Business Offers Chicago Art Hunt Adventure

Comments Off
Local Business Offers Chicago Art Hunt Adventure

Bottle & Bottega is sending local Chicago residents scavenging for artistic treasures. The Art Hunt, which is open to the public, features eight local artists’ paintings that are hidden throughout many of Chicago’s chic dining venues. Starting Monday, September 8, clues about where each of the eight art pieces are hidden will be posted to […]

Continue reading …
Map for Navigating Society Should be More than Good Story

Aisha Butler, Michael Lansu, Tracy Swartz, Lolly Bowean, Alex Kotlowitz and Darryl Holliday  took on questions of truth and trust in the 21st century. These local Chicago journalists from mainstream media, as well as from online and citizen journalism sites, provided a lively discussion on Journalism’s Role in Telling the Story of Violence in Chicago. Moderators […]

Continue reading …

More Midway Land Purchases Coming

Comments Off
More Midway Land Purchases Coming

A Chicago City Council committee agreed Wednesday that Chicago Midway International Airport could acquire two more private properties and turn them into green space as part of a years-long effort to improve runway safety at the airport. The Chicago Committee on Aviation, by a unanimous vote, approved the Mayor Emanuel-sponsored measure, which will next be […]

Continue reading …
Englewood School Repurposing, So Fresh Saturdays and More RAGE Updates!

Englewood School Repurposing Update In case you were wondering what is happening with all the Englewood schools that were shuttered last year, we wanted to provide you all with a status update in regards to our work we’ve been in engaged in over the past 18 months. The Journey….. As mentioned at our last Englewood Village […]

Continue reading …
Page 1 of 187123Next ›Last »