Jefferson Park »

The Branch Community Church Hosts Movie Night

The Jefferson Park church formed last year by the merger of two churches.

Portage Park »

Portage Park Elementary Students to Perform 'Twelfth Night'

The Shakespearean classic will come to life at 3 p.m. Wednesday and 7 p.m. Thursday, organizers said.

Beverly »

'Shakespeare's Greatest Hits' Comes To Ridge Park on Aug. 12-13

Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks will perform a free show at 6:30 p.m. at 1817 W. 96th St. in Beverly.

Streeterville »

'Minecraft' to Hit the Big Screen at Gamer Tournament

Tuesday's tournament will precede a six-week video game league in the fall. 

Lincoln Park »

DePaul Students Fundraising to Save Jumpstart Preschool Program

Funds for the national program were unexpectedly cut by $3.1 million.

South Shore »

Destination: Chicago Van Brings Computers to Underserved Neighborhoods

The van has 20-30 computers and mentors who will teach programming, design and more.

Edgewater »

Senn High Gets New Principal in Wake of Removal, Resignation of Last Leader

Mary Beck's online resumé shows experience in charters, magnet programs and neighborhood high schools.

Downtown »

Chicago 2015 Summer Festivals Guide

Check out Jeff Fest, Wicker Park Fest, Fiesta del Sol and others slated for July 24-26 weekend.

South Loop »

Archbishop Cupich Says Global Warming a 'Moral' Issue for Catholics

Cupich said the church is working against climate change to preserve the Earth for future generations.

Downtown »

Walter Payton Prep Officials Vote to Cut Teachers in Face of Tighter Budget

The prestigious high school is prepared to cut staff as its principal appeals to recoup money from CPS.

Hyde Park »

'Ambassador of Hair Affairs' Holding Hair Fair at Smart Museum Aug. 1

Artist M.T. Searle will bring his alter ego Mather Seerlo to the museum for a kids' fair all about hair.

Jefferson Park »

Jeff Fest Kicks Off Friday

Jeff Fest will offer two stages, along with food and craft beer.

Downtown »

Despite Budget Cuts, Ogden Keeps All Teachers Thanks to Parking Garage

The Downtown school leases a parking garage to Gibson's for $250,000 annually.

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