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Fraud Penetrating All State Unemployment Systems, IDES Taking Steps

Fraud Penetrating All State Unemployment Systems, IDES Taking Steps

IDES has uncovered and is investigating a widespread fraud scheme that is being conducted nationwide, impacting each state’s federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) programs, implemented as a result of the… Read more »

DOH, DFSS Announce Housing Assistance

DOH, DFSS Announce Housing Assistance

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and the Departments of Housing (DOH) and Family and Support Services (DFSS) announced an expanded Housing Assistance Grant program and a new online portal to assist… Read more »

Chicago Parks Foundation presents “Pitch in for the Parks!”

Chicago Parks Foundation presents “Pitch in for the Parks!”

The nonprofit Chicago Parks Foundation (CPF) is leading a new citywide volunteer initiative to help keep the city’s 600+ public parks clean. “Pitch in for the Parks!” invites community groups,… Read more »

City Reveals Project to Boost Census Numbers

City Reveals Project to Boost Census Numbers

By: Ashmar Mandou The City unveiled a new civic engagement program designed to boost Census participation on Wednesday afternoon. Entitled “Boards of Change,” the project will host an array of… Read more »

El fraude penetra en todos los sistemas estatales de desempleo, IDES toma medidas

El fraude penetra en todos los sistemas estatales de desempleo, IDES toma medidas

IDES ha descubierto y está investigando un esquema de fraude generalizado que se está llevando a cabo en todo el país, impactando los programas federales de Asistencia de Desempleo para… Read more »

DOH, DFSS anuncian asistencia para vivienda

DOH, DFSS anuncian asistencia para vivienda

La Alcaldesa Lori E. Lightfoot y los Departamentos de Vivienda (DOH) y Servicios Familiares y de Apoyo (DFSS) anunciaron un programa ampliado de Subsidio de Asistencia de Vivienda y un… Read more »

Chicago Parks Foundation presenta “¡Participa en los parques!”

Chicago Parks Foundation presenta “¡Participa en los parques!”

La organización sin fines de lucro Chicago Parks Foundation (CPF) lidera una nueva iniciativa de voluntariado en toda la ciudad para ayudar a mantener limpios los más de 600 parques… Read more »

Chicago’s Sports Teams Launch ‘We Are All One Home Team’ Campaign

Chicago’s Sports Teams Launch ‘We Are All One Home Team’ Campaign

As part of the latest effort to stop the spread of Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) in Chicago, Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot in partnership with Chicago’s sports teams launched the “We Are… Read more »

City Council Approves New Police Reforms

City Council Approves New Police Reforms

By: Ashmar Mandou City Council approved various police reforms Wednesday afternoon that would now allow for anonymous complaints to be investigated, ending the requirement of destroying disciplinary records, preventing the… Read more »

Cicero Officials Join Food Drive Effort at Unity Junior High School

Cicero Officials Join Food Drive Effort at Unity Junior High School

Town President Larry Dominick and the Town of Cicero Board including Clerk Maria Punzo-Arias, Supervisor Joe Virruso, Assessor Emilio Cundari, Collector Fran Reitz, and Trustees Victor Garcia, Larry Banks, Bob… Read more »