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Mentoring Initiative Expands to Additional 1,200 Youth in Highest Need Communities

Mentoring Initiative Expands to Additional 1,200 Youth in Highest Need Communities

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced another step toward the three-year plan to deliver universal mentoring by 2018. Following a competitive process launched in December to build citywide mentoring capacity, 46 organizations… Read more »

TRP, Consulate General of Mexico Chicago Launch ‘Ventanilla de Asesoría Financera’

TRP, Consulate General of Mexico Chicago Launch ‘Ventanilla de Asesoría Financera’

On Tuesday, March 21st The Resurrection Project and the Cónsul General de México en Chicago celebrated their partnership with a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially launch the Ventanilla de Asesoría… Read more »

Orland Fire Protection District to Host Forum Addressing Growing Drug Use Dangers

Orland Fire Protection District to Host Forum Addressing Growing Drug Use Dangers

Heroin use continues to be a growing threat to communities and needs to be checked, community leaders and first responders will argue at a public forum to be held on… Read more »

Arrest Made in Stabbing Case

Arrest Made in Stabbing Case

Cicero Police arrested Edgar M.H. Preciado (DOB Sept.28, 1987) on accused of killing his uncle, David M.H. Anaya (DOB Feb. 26, 1948). Charges have not yet officially been charged, but… Read more »

Illinois Lottery Launches 2017 ‘MS Project’ Instant Game

Illinois Lottery Launches 2017 ‘MS Project’ Instant Game

The Illinois Lottery, Illinois Lieutenant Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti, the Greater Illinois Chapter of the National MS Society and the Illinois Department of Public Health unveiled the newest version of The… Read more »

Hernandez Urges Governor to Reinstate Funding for Immigrant Services at Advocacy Day Rally

Hernandez Urges Governor to Reinstate Funding for Immigrant Services at Advocacy Day Rally

State Representative Elizabeth “Lisa” Hernandez, D-Cicero, member of the Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus, gave the following statement at the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights’ (ICIRR) Advocacy Day Rally… Read more »

Elected Officials Push to Close Corporate Tax Loopholes

Elected Officials Push to Close Corporate Tax Loopholes

By: Ashmar Mandou New legislation to close nine corporate tax loopholes would raise an estimated $924 million to help fight Illinois’ growing budget crisis, as Representative Will Guzzardi and other… Read more »

CPD Calls on Residents for Input

CPD Calls on Residents for Input

By: Ashmar Mandou The Chicago Police Department (CPD) and members of the Community Policing Advisory Panel (Panel) on Wednesday announced opportunities for residents of Chicago to share ideas on the… Read more »

Iniciativa de Tutoría se Extiende a 12,000 más en Comunidades de Mayor Necesidad

Iniciativa de Tutoría se Extiende a 12,000 más en Comunidades de Mayor Necesidad

El Alcalde Rahm Emanuel anunció otro paso en un plan de tres años para dar tutoría universal para el 2018. Tras un proceso competitivo lanzado en diciembre para establecer la… Read more »

Detención en Caso de Apuñalamiento

Detención en Caso de Apuñalamiento

La policía de Cicero arrestó a Edgar M. H. Preciado (nacido Sept. 28,1987) acusado de matar a su tío, David M. H. Anaya, (nacido el 26 de Feb. de 1948)…. Read more »