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Women’s March Chicago to Honor Marchers with Disabilities

Women’s March Chicago to Honor Marchers with Disabilities

Women’s March Chicago will proudly celebrate the historic number of women that Illinois voters swept into office at the city, county, state and national levels, while also honoring marchers with… Read more »

Foundations to Support Safe and Peaceful Summer

Foundations to Support Safe and Peaceful Summer

Hundreds of grassroots organizations in Chicago’s South and West Side neighborhoods are gearing up for summer, working to make their communities safer. Community members are planning peace circles, pop-up evening… Read more »

Immigrant Rights Organizations Get Closer to Making Chicago a Welcoming City for All

Immigrant Rights Organizations Get Closer to Making Chicago a Welcoming City for All

Undocumented community leaders from the Chicago Immigration Working Group (CIWG) spoke at the City’s press conference following the passage of the Accountability on Communication and Transparency (ACT) Ordinance, summarizing the… Read more »

Cicero Honors Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Cicero Honors Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Cicero recently honored the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on Tuesday afternoon at the Cicero Community Center with the help of State Representative Chris Welch who served… Read more »

Cook County Approves Grants to Help Reach Hard-to-Count Populations for 2020 Census

Cook County Approves Grants to Help Reach Hard-to-Count Populations for 2020 Census

The Cook County Complete Count Census Commission has approved grants to 69 organizations that will support the County in reaching hard-to-count (HTC) populations during the upcoming 2020 Census. These local municipalities… Read more »

Affordable Housing to Expand in Pilsen, Little Village, and Back of the Yards Communities

Affordable Housing to Expand in Pilsen, Little Village, and Back of the Yards Communities

By: Ashmar Mandou Fourteen apartment buildings with 155 units, scattered across four wards and three communities, will be rehabbed and preserved as affordable by The Resurrection Project (TRP) through financial… Read more »

City Encourages Residents to Volunteer During Tax Season

City Encourages Residents to Volunteer During Tax Season

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and the City of Chicago are seeking additional volunteers to help eligible Chicagoans access critical financial resources during this winter’s tax filing season. Every year, through… Read more »

Navy Pier Keeps the Holiday Spirit Alive

Navy Pier Keeps the Holiday Spirit Alive

Navy Pier extends the holiday fun at Fifth Third Bank Winter WonderFest, running through Sunday, Jan. 12th. Chicagoland natives and seasonal travelers will have more time to experience the indoor… Read more »

Cicero Announces State Rep. Welch as MLK Day Speaker

Cicero Announces State Rep. Welch as MLK Day Speaker

State Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch will be the keynote speaker at the Town of Cicero’s Annual Commemoration celebrating the life of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., which will… Read more »

Berwyn Police Dept. to Issue Roadside Safety Checks

Berwyn Police Dept. to Issue Roadside Safety Checks

The Berwyn Police Department will be issuing additional citations in the overnight hours.  This campaign will feature high visibility enforcement combined with a variety of outreach activities including additional law… Read more »