The Midwest’s largest repository of African-American history and literature is housed at Woodson Regional Library in the Beverly neighborhood.
The ATF has taken the lead in deciding whether federal charges should be filed in the killing of Police Cmdr. Paul Bauer.
THE WATCHDOGS: Some of the community support CPS officials cite to close Englewood’s 4 high schools, build a new one has come from outside Englewood.
Toni Preckwinkle said the problems with the assessment system are at least 40 years old, predating Joe Berrios’ time in office.
Welcome to our morning article #afterdark, a roundup of crime (and more) happenings from around Chicago overnight.
During a talk at the University of Chicago, Haley described how the president’s impromptu declarations keep her on her toes as U.N. ambassador.
With less than a month before Illinois residents head to the polls for the March primary, candidates for attorney general gathered for a forum.
The Rev. Michael Pfleger wants three minutes added locally to the 17-minute school walkout on March 14 in honor of students killed in Florida.
Wishful thinking by political opponents and newspaper editorial writers aside, Mike Madigan isn’t going anywhere — yet.
The mayor said he summoned ten construction and engineering firms to forge partnerships and develop pre-engineering programs for CPS high schools.
Noise and the fact that only one of the eight long-term Riverwalk concessionaires is co-owned by a minority were among the contentions.
High drug costs can force families to choose between lifesaving medicines and other basic necessities, like groceries, state Rep. Will Guzzardi said.
Whether you like your margarita with salt on the rim, on the rocks or frozen, there are plenty of deals to celebrate National Margarita Day.
Ald. Edward Burke wasn’t mentioned during a lengthy debate before the council’s Committee on Housing and Real Estate. But his presence loomed large.
“This project isn’t done and it’s been going on for years,” Ald. Gilbert Villegas said outside the unfinished shell of a new Illinois Veterans Home.