Lawmaker to block $50M for Near South Side high school until Lightfoot, CPS address community concerns
State Rep. Theresa Mah had been among the strongest backers of the idea to build a new high school. But she called the city’s plan “offensive” and politically motivated.
It’s a good time to be a talented tech worker in Chicago — but daunting for local startups aiming to expand.
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Lightfoot touts planned culinary hub in Englewood, pushes back on claim that Invest South/West more talk than action
Englewood Connect is being built in a landmark firehouse — a building that “refused to be demolished,” said Planning and Development Commissioner Maurice Cox.
‘The Good House’: For a chance to see Sigourney Weaver, Kevin Kline reunite, film’s flaws easily forgiven
The screen greats co-star (for the third time) in solid drama about alcohol, money, family and late-life romance.
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Korchinski made some smart decisions in his 19:02 of ice time, but the Hawks lost to the Blues 4-1.
The way in which the mayor and CPS are pushing forward with this current, controversial and problematic proposal is troubling. There has not been meaningful community engagement with open, public meetings and true dialogue
The 19th century Victorian house will lose its status as the ‘candy house’ but will remain a testament to another era of Chicago.
Donald Patrick, 47, faces felony counts of burglary and aggravated assault of a peace officer, Chicago police announced Tuesday.
Seiya Suzuki returned from paternity leave, and Willson Contreras was activated from the injured list.
The outgoing and avuncular Lynch was first drawn to Chicago in 1967 when he visited the city from his home in Wisconsin to see the Picasso sculpture.
Participants will take fitness classes and healthy cooking classes; ‘I’ve never known anything specifically geared toward the health and wellness of the community like this,’ said one organizer.
Wartime story, while well-intentioned, just feels forced.
508 Pershing, a 53-unit development, has a community lounge and terrace, a game room, fitness center and dog spa.
Right-hander Michael Kopech is also done for the year.
Organizationally, they wanted to change the game, but they’re the ones who changed. They got paid. They got sloppy. They got lazy.
If “the Wildcat way” were contagious, most around the Big Ten these days would be trying not to catch it.
The Illinois Policy Institute’s stance — that if the amendment is passed, the median homeowner could pay at least an additional $2,935 in property taxes in the next four years — is false, a reader says.
Sample the cuisines from more than two dozen area restaurant chefs/owners for “Chicago Chefs Cook for Puerto Rico” on Wednesday at the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture.
Pop star faces an eight-year prison sentence and a hefty fine if convicted.
Flight attendants protest at O’Hare and Midway, Lightfoot defends Invest South/West plan and more in your Chicago news roundup
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Our 2022 report makes 15 recommendations to the chief judge on how to improve the JTDC’s treatment of youth. Evans could order many of these changes now, without waiting for another committee report.
Again salmon and trout on the lakefront lead this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report; plus on Saturday, openers come for Illinois’ catch-and-release fall trout season as well as salmon snagging at select spots on the Illinois lakefront.
Days after being wounded in NW Side road rage shooting, Chicago cop is ‘no longer a member of the department’
Person shot by police after breaking into Homan Square CPD site through fire escape, grabbing guns and pointing them at cops, officials say
LaVine said his knee surgery was a minor cleanup and there have been no issues since.
Caruso wanted to honor the late Bill Russell, who died in July, by no longer wearing No. 6. But the NBA said no because his Bulls uniform sold too well.
One spoiler, for those who aren’t already aware: Pumpkin spice is not made with pumpkin.
Actor parlays his sitcom role into real-life chili cookbook and his own recipe for the dish.