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Garfield Park »

Mourners Gather to Honor Slain 7-Year-Old Amari Brown

Family, friends and local leaders came together to remember the boy shot dead on the Fourth of July.

North Lawndale »

Man Threatened to Kill U.S. Rep. Danny Davis, Prosecutors Say

Renard Cantrell, 55, was charged with threatening a public official after he called Davis a racial slur.

North Lawndale »

Alleged Police 'Black Site' in Homan Square to be Topic of Meeting in D.C.

Police deny Homan is a secret site but Rep. Davis and Richard Boykn will meet with the Justice Dept.

Hyde Park »

South Siders Angry After Both Mayoral Candidates Skip Rally on Black Issues

Jesus "Chuy" Garcia and Rahm Emanuel had been invited to give a plan for helping black communities.

Austin »

By The Hand Club For Kids To Open Second Center in Austin

The center will be across the street from the current location at 415 N. Laramie Ave.

Little Village »

Christmas Services at Cook County Jail Focus on Hope, Personal Change

Rev. Jesse Jackson has led Christmas services at the jail for several decades.

Old Town »

Rehab of Affordable Housing Building in Old Town Includes Solar Roof

The project aimed to modernize the Evergreen Towers I building for seniors and people with disabilities.

Uptown »

Uptown Writer Profiles 50 Prominent Chicago-Area Figures in New Book

Betsy Storm's "Bright Lights of the Second City" delves into their influences and successes.

South Loop »

Rahm Touts New Northerly Island Wetlands as 'Heart of This Museum Campus'

The project could play a role in the pitch for the George Lucas Cultural Arts Museum.

Austin »

Emanuel: Education Would Remain Priority in Second Term

Improving schools could also help improve economic development and decrease crime, the mayor said.

Near West Side »

Rahm, Danny Davis Cheer Expansion of Ex-Offender Programs

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said the Chicago Housing Authority would also launch a re-entry program for felons.

Near West Side »

New Road Home Program at Rush University Medical Center to Aid Veterans

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin praised the opening of the new center Friday.

Grand Crossing »

Annual Youth Conference Focuses on Sexually Transmitted Infections

The conference will examine how violence could lead youths to engage in dangerous sex.

Garfield Park »

Safe Passage Won't Stop Shootings, Residents Near Melody Elementary Say

Parents walked their kids to school a block from where a 14-year-old boy was shot dead Sunday.