The project, located on 10 acres of mostly vacant land, will feature 120,000 square feet of commercial and retail space as well as rental housing.
After Target executives told him they were standing by their decision to close the two stores, Rush said he would proceed with a Black Friday protest.
A 16-year-old girl was attacked after she was abducted off Michigan Avenue Monday. Youth are feeling “even more unsafe,” one Roseland advocate said.
U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush said a rally Monday at the South Loop Target store is just the beginning of protests over plans to shut two South Side stores.
The incident is one of a series of racist and anti-Semitic incidents that has rocked the west suburban community.
Congressman Bobby Rush plans rally Monday to protest Target’s plan to close stores in Morgan Park and Chatham.
Immigration-reform advocates met with newly-elected officials to get the political leaders to champion their cause and meet with them.
Racist graffiti at Oak Park and River Forest High School surfaced for the second time in less than a week, causing an uproar at the suburban school.
The People Spots – also known as “parklets” – are part of the CDOT’s Make Way for People initiative to encourage neighborhood economic development.
U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush is skeptical of Target’s claims of declining profits; he has asked the company to provide details and work with residents.
There will only be three stores left on the South Side after the stores close early next year.
The goal of the Labor Day march was to shut down the Kennedy near O’Hare, but a heavy police presence bottled protesters up on the on-ramp.
Chicago Public Schools has launched a community engagement effort to find solutions to problems schools face. It will hold meetings across the city.
For the first time ever, Open House Chicago offers a chance to see hidden architectural gems in the Austin neighborhood on Oct. 13 and Oct. 14.
“We Carry Guns to Stay Safe” asked 18-to-26-year-olds about gun violence in their community. Of 345 surveyed, one in three said they carry a gun.