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MSI, Chance the Rapper Hosts ‘A Night at the Museum’

MSI, Chance the Rapper Hosts ‘A Night at the Museum’

Chance the Rapper’s SocialWorks charity hosted its annual “A Night at The Museum” event at the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI) Thursday, December 20th. The event benefits SocialWorks’… Read more »

Funding to Support Ongoing Modernization of Career and Tech Education

Funding to Support Ongoing Modernization of Career and Tech Education

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi and City Colleges of Chicago Chancellor Juan Salgado at Wright College announced that funding from the passage of Rep. Krishnamoorthi’s legislation, The Strengthening Career… Read more »

City of Chicago Welcomes the New Year

City of Chicago Welcomes the New Year

The success of the 2018 Chicago Riverwalk season culminated in a public celebration with a fireworks display along the Chicago River on New Year’s Eve.  “The Riverwalk has changed the… Read more »

Illinois Prison Officials House Transgender Woman in Women’s Prison

Illinois Prison Officials House Transgender Woman in Women’s Prison

The Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) has moved Strawberry Hampton, a 27-year-old transgender woman, from the all-male prisons where she was held, to Logan Correctional Center, a women’s prison. This… Read more »

Ford Proposes Moving City’s Elections to Weekends in Late Spring or Summer

Ford Proposes Moving City’s Elections to Weekends in Late Spring or Summer

State Representative and Chicago Mayoral Candidate La Shawn K. Ford, D-Chicago proposes moving city elections to weekends in warmer weather. Though more than 1.4 Million Chicagoans are registered voters, Chicago only had 483,000 vote in the last mayoral… Read more »

Government Finance Officers Association Awards Chicago Housing Authority

Government Finance Officers Association Awards Chicago Housing Authority

Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) announced that, for the second straight year, it has been awarded the prestigious Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers… Read more »

The Influenza Pandemic

The Influenza Pandemic

By Daniel Nardini It killed an estimated five percent of the world’s population of the time. An estimated 50 to 100 million people died in one of the worst pandemics… Read more »

Abuso Reportado por Inquilinos

Abuso Reportado por Inquilinos

Por: Ashmar Mandou Kimball Tenants Union (KTU) tuvo una conferencia de prensa el viernes, 28 de diciembre para criticar el abuso y acoso que han experimentado mientras luchan contra el… Read more »

¿El tiempo de pantalla está alterando el cerebro de los niños?

¿El tiempo de pantalla está alterando el cerebro de los niños?

Una generación entera de niños crece con los teléfonos inteligentes, las tabletas y otros dispositivos conectados al internet. Esto tiene a muchos padres preocupados. Pero también está dando a los… Read more »

Tendencias de Fitness para el 2019

Tendencias de Fitness para el 2019

Por: Ashmar Mandou Desde el “yoga frío” a las clases de Zumba, las tendencias de fitness van y vienen, pero encontrar una nueva forma de mantenerse activo puede significar empezar… Read more »