Grand Crossing »

South Side Business Owner Lends Jackie Robinson West a Helping Hand

Leak & Sons Funeral Homes will help the family of a player that lost its home this summer.

South Austin »

For West Side Kids, Back to School Means Escape From Violence

Nonprofit organization The Darren Group hosted its first back-to-school pep rally and backpack giveaway.

Morgan Park »

White Sox, Cubs To Honor Jackie Robinson West

The Sox will hang a plaque at U.S. Cellular Field, and the Cubs will host the team Monday.

Andersonville »

Olive in Motion Returns to Andersonville

The pop-up park and fest debuted in July.

Edgebrook »

Mini-Maker Lab Transforms Edgebrook Library

The mini-maker lab will be at the Edgebrook branch of the Chicago Public Library until Oct. 4.

Andersonville »

TimeLine Theatre Wants to Move Into Trumbull, Create Andersonville Arts Hub

The popular theater, more popular than ever, has outgrown its Lakeview digs.

West Pullman »

Church to Host Jackie Robinson West Players at Back-To-School Rally

The Jackie Robinson West team will make an appearance at a Saturday rally on the South Side.

Lincoln Park »

Zoo's Rhino Weighs More Than 1,000 Pounds on 1st Birthday

Lincoln Park Zoo celebrated King's first birthday Tuesday with a giant cardboard cake.

West Pullman »

Sheldon Heights Church Of Christ To Host Back-To-School Rally

Free food, activities and school supplies will be available Saturday at the West Pullman church.

Portage Park »

Indoor Portage Park to be Closed for Maintenance

The indoor pool, which is typically closed during the summer, was open to meet the demand for lessons.

Downtown »

Jackie Robinson's Widow Rooting for JRW Little League Team

In a letter to one of the players, she called the team's success "meaningful."  

Downtown »

Jackie Robinson West vs. South Korea Sunday: Pictures and Tweets

See how the local Little League World Series heroes are lighting up social media.

Downtown »

Where Watch Parties Are for Little League World Series Sunday in Chicago

The game is on at 2 p.m., pitting Jackie Robinson West against South Korea.

Morgan Park »

Celebs Tweet Their Congrats After Jackie Robinson West Wins #LLWS Title

Jackie Robinson West was trending on social media, and big-name fans of the U.S. champs sounded off.

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