Hey, Chicago! Hey Chicago, hey, we're over here. There you go. We know Friday is a big day, but once you're done celebrating, you may... more
Under pressure from parents who oppose a 7.5 hour school day, Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced that 7 hours would be enough for elementary school students. “No longer will we have to make false choices,” he said. “Teachers will not have to pick between science and social studies, math versus... more
For several months, the greatest resistance to Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposed 71/2-hour school day came from parents in middle-class and upper-middle-class communities who say their kids don't need the extra class time.
We spotlight four galleries that don't get the attention they deserve. more
Commissioning works of art is usually thought of as a pastime of the super-rich or art connoisseurs. But a new exhibition in Hyde Park is challenging that notion by cultivating art patrons from the community.
Bronzeville residents find locally-grown produce and natural food products at a community farmer's market that has become a weekly gathering spot.
Clay and conversation fly as Hyde Park plays host to a very creative cocktail party.
Body found in burning garbage bin
First victim identified by dental records
Earlier victim was strangled, officials say
The FCC holds hearings in Chicago