CPS advances plans for a Near South high school despite opposition, threat to withhold state funding
CPS said area teens travel too far for school now and growth justifies the school. Opponents said the plan is irresponsible and lacks local input.
Cook County property owners would be asked to pay about $1.50 more a month in taxes toward the preserves, which became a haven during the pandemic.
The 19th century Victorian house will lose its status as the ‘candy house’ but will remain a testament to another era of Chicago.
The man entered the facility through a fire escape, picked up at least two guns from a table and aimed them at officers, Chicago’s police superintendent said.
Despite being of age to mate, Imani spent the summer alone. Now bird watchers have their fingers crossed the bird — offspring of Monty and Rose — returns.
It’s a good time to be a talented tech worker in Chicago — but daunting for local startups aiming to expand.
In the first of a six-part series, NPR’s Bob Mondello explains how the theater that most Americans see is being transformed.
As more states move to restrict abortion, these providers are finding themselves navigating an increasingly complicated legal landscape.
The number of teams has more than doubled in the league’s second year. “This isn’t a boys sport. Girls can play too,” one coach said.
Since 2015, the Chicago Police Department has shut down at least 58 businesses, most on the South Side and West Side, after shootings at or near their premises even as violence surged downtown.
WBEZ’s Curious City wants to hear your spine-tingling stories of unexplained sights and sounds, spiritual cleansings and other spooky things.
Former members say Covenant Fellowship Church has reneged on its vows to investigate allegations of sexual and spiritual abuse.
This is an apple-picking season not to miss, orchardists say, as dry conditions have made for particularly robust fruit crops.
Preliminary data shows the school district is down to 321,000 students this year. Chicago has lost about 82,000 students over the past decade.
Bruns worked at a blazing pace in the 1980s. His recently rediscovered films will be shown at the Reeling Film Festival’s 40th edition.
All the trails are within a few hours’ drive of Chicago — and at the pinnacle of their beauty in fall.
The ordinance prohibits the Chicago Police Department from carrying out search warrants or assisting in investigations related to other states’ laws restricting abortion.
At least three of the injured were in serious to critical condition, fire officials said, as rescue crews searched the four-story building at West End and Central avenues.