Barack Obama

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Near West Side »

The president, a big Bulls fan, watched the team's season opener courtside at the United Center Tuesday.

Kenwood »

The president will be in Chicago to address a police conference and to attend a political fundraiser.

Beverly »

The Original Pancake House and neighboring KFC were both opened by Richard Harrigan on Oct. 1, 1965.

Morgan Park »

President Barack Obama's only surviving grandparent was scheduled to speak to students on Friday.

Morgan Park »

President Barack Obama's only surviving grandparent will meet with students on the Far Southwest Side.

Downtown »

The city's toddler entertainment series returns with Funkadesi at the Cultural Center on Friday.

Hyde Park »

The yet-to-be-built South Side library is already promising health food, in line with First Lady's push.

West Englewood »

Emanuel cited Clinton's stand on making college affordable, saying, "Ideas matter in politics."

Hyde Park »

Film crews were to shoot near Kimbark Plaza on Friday, but never showed.

Lakeview »

The movie will depict Barack and Michelle Obama's first date around Chicago.

Bronzeville »

"There's always been a need for more open space in the community," said Ald. Pat Dowell.

South Deering »

Voters hoped the fresh paint and carpet were a sign of more changes to come.  

Kenwood »

KONKOL: Reports that he'll live elsewhere make sense for a guy who keeps reinventing himself.

Hyde Park »

But the Obamas didn't say which South Side location — Washington Park or Jackson Park — will be the one.

Woodlawn »

Decision between Jackson and Washington parks expected to be delayed.