Washington Park »

Who Was Robert Taylor? On Saturday, Stamp To Be Released at DuSable Museum

Taylor was the first formally trained black architect and designed the Tuskegee Institute campus.

Englewood »

Hip-Hop Artist Asheru Shows CPS Students How Science Can Sing

"Boondocks" theme song performer joins Earle students, parents, teachers on STEM interactive adventure.

Gold Coast »

Oh, The Places You'll (Perhaps) Go For Dr. Seuss' Birthday

Eat green eggs and ham Monday, and take part in other Seuss events throughout the month.

Beverly »

Ald. Matt O'Shea Looks Ahead After Resounding Win In 19th Ward

After being elected to his second term, Ald. Matt O'Shea said economic development is a top priority.

Washington Park »

Washington Park Celebrates Black History Month with Ashaki Celebration

The field house will be filled with the food and music of the African diaspora on Saturday.

Jefferson Park »

Elected School Board Push Wins Big at Polls in 45th Ward

Ald. John Arena, who championed the call for an elected board, faces a runoff to keep his seat.

Beverly »

St. Barnabas Students 'Get Behind The Vest' To The Tune Of $2,110

Students at St. Barnabas School in Beverly are behind an effort to raise money for bulletproof vests.

Old Town »

What Are Chicago's Toughest High Schools to Get Into?

Payton had the highest cutoff scores for entry, followed by Northside, Jones, Whitney Young and Lane.

South Loop »

'Vikings' Exhibit To Seize Field Museum on Friday

The traveling exhibition contains nearly 500 artifacts from the storied Scandinavian warriors.

Downtown »

Referendum on Elected School Board Squeezes Way Onto Ballot in 37 Wards

Three less-controversial referendums are on the citywide ballot.

Wicker Park »

Make Potions, Bake Dog Biscuits at 'The Laboratory' Science Center

An open house to tour the new Wicker Park spot is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Hyde Park »

U. of C. Researchers to Consult Hyde Park Education Boosters

The Hyde Park Community Action Council will meet with researchers studying middle school students.

Norwood Park »

Oriole Park Elementary School Foundation to Host Night Out Fundraiser

The fifth-annual event Friday will raise money for the school's educational foundation.

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