Research shows that the number of ‘pharmacy deserts’ on Chicago’s South and West sides has increased in recent years.
Esther Yoon-Ji Kang
Illinois has the most Muslims per capita in the US. A new report provides a snapshot of their needs.
The report highlights assets, like business ownership, and needs, like mental health services, for more than 350,000 Muslims in Illinois.
Black employees say colleagues wore Confederate flag clothing and wrote racist and threatening messages, but Amazon took little action
City officials said that 3,500 residents have gotten their first monthly $500 payments in the yearlong Chicago Resilient Communities Pilot.
Groups say Chicago election officials have not provided up-to-date information about the June 28 primary elections in key Asian languages.
There’s Black History Month in February, and Women’s History Month in March. Asian Americans say their commemorative period gets little fanfare.
The Cook County Promise Guaranteed Income Pilot will provide $500 monthly payments to 3,250 county residents for 24 months.
A new report documents the state’s child care crisis, including high costs for families and low wages for workers.
“We’re not being lazy. It’s not about a handout. It’s about survival,” said South Side business owner and resident Cheryse Singleton-Nobles.
The city of Chicago will open up its application website at 9 a.m. on Monday, April 25. It will close on Friday, May 13, at 11:59 p.m.