NEWS articles

Residents oppose letting Pilsen charter move

Pilsen residents will gather tonight to let CPS know that a charter school isn't welcome at the De La Cruz building.

over 6 years ago | Peter Sachs

Environmental groups announce coal moves

over 6 years ago | Samantha Liss

Foreclosure fair comes to Pilsen

Chicago homeowners facing foreclosure are encouraged to attend The Home Rescue Fair on Saturday in Pilsen. Experts will determine the best course of action for those in need.

over 6 years ago | Megan Cottrell

Slow start for ride-free program for disabled riders

Regional Transportation Authority officials are trying to catch up on paperwork allowing thousands of disabled residents to use the city transit system for free. Also, the RTA OK'd new bus routes.

7 years ago | Amy Lee

RTA to consider 31st Street bus

Transit advocates have spent the past few months working with the CTA to re-establish the route, which some say is badly needed by Little Village Lawndale High School students.

7 years ago | Amy Lee

Summer students discover My Chicago

A CPS program for 20 high school students takes them on a journey across the city that involves eating frog legs and learning about new neighborhoods.

over 7 years ago | Paul D. Bowker

Electrical line fire causes brief power outage in Pilsen

A early morning flash fire that started in a faulty underground electric cable left 201 Pilsen residences without power briefly. No one was injured and power was restored within an hour.

over 7 years ago | Meaghen Lober

South Side DJ keeps warehouse music scene spinning

Mr. Bobby loves to mix crowds, music

almost 8 years ago | Natasha Eziquiel-Shriro

Activists aim to raise domestic violence awareness

15-block march features activists, dancers

8 years ago | Sarah Arkin

South Sider charged with ramming cop car

Suspect refused breathalizer, cops say

8 years ago | Geoff Wallin

Driver runs through Critical Mass, injures young rider

Motorist faces drunken driving charge

over 8 years ago | Kate Gardiner

For gay Latinos, prom can be a mixed bag

Radio Arte delivers "voice for the voiceless" at Noche de Arco Iris

over 8 years ago | Alex Parker