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City Announces Taste of Chicago Lineup

City Announces Taste of Chicago Lineup

The City of Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is pleased to announce the Petrillo Music Shell concert lineup for the 36th Annual Taste of Chicago, July… Read more »

Mariachi Heritage Foundation Students Perform at White Sox Game

Mariachi Heritage Foundation Students Perform at White Sox Game

Students in Chicago’s Mariachi Heritage Foundation (MHF) music education program performed the national anthem when the Chicago White Sox face the Texas Rangers on Saturday, April 23 at 1:10 pm… Read more »

Report Finds: 186,000 Illinois children have a parent who has been incarcerated

Report Finds: 186,000 Illinois children have a parent who has been incarcerated

The Annie E. Casey Foundation proposed recommendations that state and local policymakers should adopt to help millions of children who struggle with emotional and financial instability as a result of… Read more »

Mayor Announces Pilot to Address Chronic Homelessness

Mayor Announces Pilot to Address Chronic Homelessness

The City announced the launch of a pilot program aimed at housing residents experiencing chronic homelessness. The new task force dedicated to addressing and reducing homelessness in Chicago, which launched… Read more »

WWE Superstar Sheamus to Greet Chicago Fans

WWE Superstar Sheamus to Greet Chicago Fans

Cricket Wireless invites fans in Chicago to come out and meet WWE Superstar Sheamus during an in-store appearance. Sheamus will greet fans, take pictures and sign autographs at the Cricket… Read more »

Chicago Cultural Mile kicks-off season with “A Toast to Spring”

Chicago Cultural Mile kicks-off season with “A Toast to Spring”

The Chicago Cultural Mile Association is kicking off the season with “A Toast to Spring on the Chicago Cultural Mile.” The festivities, sponsored by Tito’s Handmade Vodka, are intended to… Read more »

Alderman Cardenas Attends Festival del Nino

Alderman Cardenas Attends Festival del Nino

12th-Alderman George Cardenas attended the annual Festival del Nino held at 3225 S. Western. The annual fest is a celebration of family and children. The event included singing, dancing and… Read more »

Adler Planetarium Celebrates Women in Science

Adler Planetarium Celebrates Women in Science

On May 12, 2016, the Women’s Board of the Adler Planetarium will host its annual Women in Space Science Award Celebration. For fourteen years, the Women’s Board has recognized trailblazing… Read more »

Latino Caucus to Hold Fundraiser for Victims of Ecuador’s Earthquake

Latino Caucus to Hold Fundraiser for Victims of Ecuador’s Earthquake

Members of the Chicago City Council Latino Caucus (CCCLC) joined Ecuadorian organizations and community leaders on Thursday morning to hold a press conference at City Hall announcing a fundraising event… Read more »

Congress Reacts to Report on Investigation into Missing Mexican Students

Congress Reacts to Report on Investigation into Missing Mexican Students

This week, a group of Members of Congress actively engaged in issues related to Mexico and Central America commended the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights-appointed Group of Experts on the… Read more »