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Free Heart Screenings at Loretto Hospital

Free Heart Screenings at Loretto Hospital

Cardiovascular disease is not only the leading cause of death for both men and women, it is also the leading contributor to the life expectancy disparity between Blacks and whites… Read more »

Cicero to Receive Additional COVID Testing

Cicero to Receive Additional COVID Testing

Cicero continues to have some of the highest Covid-19 positivity rates in Suburban Cook County. More and more community members know of a family member, friend or neighbor who has… Read more »

American Cancer Society Guideline for Cancer Prevention

American Cancer Society Guideline for Cancer Prevention

Cancer is the second leading cause of death in both men and women in the United States, behind only heart disease. People with cancer also often experience physical effects (from… Read more »

Prepare for Winter Storm

Prepare for Winter Storm

Cook County’s Department of Transportation and Highways (DoTH) is monitoring conditions and ready to deploy all resources necessary to keep the 1,500 lane miles the County maintains safe for drivers…. Read more »

Book Highlights Gems, Struggles of Logan Square Community

Book Highlights Gems, Struggles of Logan Square Community

LGNSQ: The Logan Square Book – Gentrification & Preservation in a Chicago Neighborhood is a 300-page hardcover bilingual photography book about Logan Square’s vernacular architecture, independent business community, gentrification, Hip… Read more »

Safety Committee Addresses Surge in Carjackings

Safety Committee Addresses Surge in Carjackings

By: Ashmar Mandou As carjackings continue to surge across the city, the Senate Public Safety Committee hosted a hearing on Tuesday to share updates on public safety and the fears… Read more »

Around Town

Around Town

Compiled by Ashmar Mandou Chicago Volunteer Expo Sunday, Feb. 21st Hosted on Zoom Registration: www.chicagovolunteerexpo.org. At the ninth annual Chicago Volunteer Expo, you can connect with non-profit organizations from all… Read more »

Fleeing Hong Kong for Good

Fleeing Hong Kong for Good

By Daniel Nardini As America struggles with the corona virus pandemic and attempts at reviving the economy, Hong Kong struggles with the pandemic, and increasing political repression. Many, many Hong… Read more »

Comcast RISE Otorgará $ 1 Millón en Subvenciones a Empresas Propiedad de BIPOC

Comcast RISE Otorgará $ 1 Millón en Subvenciones a Empresas Propiedad de BIPOC

Comcast anunció el Fondo de Inversión Comcast RISE, que otorga $ 5 millones de dólares en subvenciones a cientos de pequeñas empresas negras, indígenas y de color (DIPOC) en cinco… Read more »

Bank of America Rompe Récord

Bank of America Rompe Récord

Bank of America Community Development Banking (CDB) presentó un récord de $5.87 mil millones en préstamos, inversiones de capital de crédito fiscal y otras soluciones de desarrollo de bienes raíces,… Read more »