Chicago has become the poster child for violence, but none more pervasive than black-on-black crime. With black youths facing so many obstacles, how do we ensure that their futures can be bright, or that they will have a future at all?
It’s safe to say most cab drivers don’t resemble Robert De Niro’s disturbed character in the popular 1970’s film, Taxi Driver, but the movie has a special place in at least one former cabbie’s heart.As Dmitry Samarov explains on his blog, most people are taken
The City of Chicago is introducing broad changes to its taxi industry regulations.For one, the city is proposing new safety measures. Right now, drivers can work as many hours as they want, even if they're exhausted and shouldn't be driving.
If you hop into a Chicago taxi cab this week, don’t be surprised if the driver makes small talk about some big numbers. The City of Chicago just closed an auction for taxi cab medallions; basically, the license to operate a cab.