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Michelle Obama talks about South Side Chicago ‘white flight’ at Obama Summit

Michelle Obama talks about South Side Chicago ‘white flight’ at Obama Summit

Boosting the Obama Presidential Center, to be built in Jackson Park, Michelle Obama said, "Barack and I wouldn’t bring some crap up in our neighborhood." Read full article: Michelle Obama talks about South Side Ch...→

Michelle Obama talks about South Side Chicago ‘white flight’ at Obama Summit

Michelle Obama talks about South Side Chicago ‘white flight’ at Obama Summit

Boosting the Obama Presidential Center, to be built in Jackson Park, Michelle Obama said, "Barack and I wouldn’t bring some crap up in our neighborhood." Read full article: Michelle Obama talks about South Side Ch...→

Michelle Obama, Aziz Ansari And Dave Chappelle Headline Group Of Surprising Nominees At This Year's GRAMMYs

Michelle Obama, Aziz Ansari And Dave Chappelle Headline Group Of Surprising Nominees At This Year's GRAMMYs

There will be a lot of names you won’t necessarily surprised to hear at this year’s GRAMMY Awards when they take over the Staples Center in Los Angeles Sunday night. Lizzo, Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Ed Sheeran and Beyonce are all up for Read full article: Michelle Obama, Aziz Ansari And Dave Cha...→

South Side Hospitals Hope Merger Will Lead to Better Healthcare Options for Residents

South Side Hospitals Hope Merger Will Lead to Better Healthcare Options for Residents

A quartet of hospitals on Chicago’s South Side are combining their assets to create a new hospital system, and their goal is to help patients live longer and healthier lives, as 60 percent of residents go to hospitals outside of the area. Patients are hoping that the news of the merger between Mercy, South Shore, Advocate Trinity and St. Bernard… Read full article: South Side Hospitals Hope Merger Will Le...→

Four South Side hospitals to merge

Advocate Trinity Hospital, Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, South Shore Hospital and St. Bernard Hospital are forming a single health system to bolster their finances and improve access to care. Read full article: Four South Side hospitals to merge...→

Obama Portraits Headed for Chicago on First Stop of Cross-Country Tour

Obama Portraits Headed for Chicago on First Stop of Cross-Country Tour

Portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama will leave the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery for Chicago next summer. The artwork by artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald is set for a five-city tour in 2021, the gallery announced, with Chicago being the first stop. The tour will begin at the Art Institute on June 18,… Read full article: Obama Portraits Headed for Chicago on Fi...→

Individuals in Custody After Police Chase on Chicago’s Far South Side

Individuals in Custody After Police Chase on Chicago’s Far South Side

The entrance ramp from Halsted to northbound Interstate 57 was blocked after a pursuit by Chicago police ended with two individuals in custody. Dozens of CPD and Illinois State Police cars were on the scene in Chicago’s Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side Wednesday afternoon after the chase, which was captured on film by NBC’s Sky 5 helicopter. After… Read full article: Individuals in Custody After Police Chas...→

South Shore: Apartments burglarized in December and January, Chicago police say

South Shore: Apartments burglarized in December and January, Chicago police say

In each incident, someone entered apartments through windows or rear doors and stole property from therein. Read full article: South Shore: Apartments burglarized in D...→

Chicago Will Test Out Updated Bus Routes on West Side

Chicago Will Test Out Updated Bus Routes on West Side

Chicago will test updated bus routes on the city’s West Side under a pilot program recently approved by the Chicago Transit Board. Read full article: Chicago Will Test Out Updated Bus Routes...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Trump administration proposes new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries on school lunch menus. Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines | WTOP

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child… Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

The Trump administration is taking another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama's school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a smaller variety of vegetables on school menus. Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback Sought on Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

Rollback Sought on Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child obesity. The impact, child nutrition advocates said, will be less fruit and vegetables and more... Read full article: Rollback Sought on Michelle Obama School...→

Barack Obama Shares Playful, Never-Before-Seen Photos for Michelle Obama’s Birthday

Barack Obama Shares Playful, Never-Before-Seen Photos for Michelle Obama’s Birthday

The former first lady turns 56 today and her husband celebrated his wife of 27 years with a series of adorable, photobooth-style snapshots. Read full article: Barack Obama Shares Playful, Never-Befor...→

Next wave of prospects give Chicago White Sox needed depth

Next wave of prospects give Chicago White Sox needed depth

Chicago White Sox manager Rick Renteria, who has been in Glendale, Arizona, this week evaluating some of the team's top hitting prospects, likes what he's been seeing. Read full article: Next wave of prospects give Chicago Whit...→

Paintings Of Barack And Michelle Obama Coming To LACMA

Paintings Of Barack And Michelle Obama Coming To LACMA

The paintings, which were unveiled in 2018 as part of the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, will go on tour in June 2021 and spend two months at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Read full article: Paintings Of Barack And Michelle Obama C...→

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

A single hospital could replace Advocate Trinity, South Shore, St. Bernard and Mercy Hospital & Medical Center. Read full article: 4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion...→

Portraits Of Barack And Michelle Obama Coming To Chicago; Here's How To See Them

If you missed seeing the Barack and Michelle Obama's portraits in the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, you are in luck. Read full article: Portraits Of Barack And Michelle Obama C...→

Neighbors Stunned After 94-Year-Old Man, Toddler Injured in Far South Side Fire

Neighbors Stunned After 94-Year-Old Man, Toddler Injured in Far South Side Fire

A 94-year-old man and his young grandchild were badly hurt in a fire on Chicago’s Far South Side Wednesday, and neighbors are hoping that both can make a full recovery after the devastating blaze. “He’s a nice old man,” Lisa Hudson said of her 94-year-old neighbor. “He takes care of the kids, and just put his car together in the… Read full article: Neighbors Stunned After 94-Year-Old Man,...→

Far South Side Church Community Comes Together After Devastating Fire

Far South Side Church Community Comes Together After Devastating Fire

Leaders of a church on Chicago’s Far South Side made a commitment to rebuild Monday in the hours following a devastating fire that destroyed their building. The building that houses Beacon Light Ministries in the 11000 block of South Michigan Avenue was deemed a “total loss,” fire officials said. When firefighters arrived on the scene at around 12:30 p.m., they… Read full article: Far South Side Church Community Comes To...→

Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playlist

Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playlist

What pumps Michelle Obama up in the gym? It turns out, plenty of Cardi B, Ed Sheeran, Anderson .Paak and more. Read full article: Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playl...→

Chicago will test out updated bus routes on West Side

Chicago will test out updated bus routes on West Side

A Chicago board has approved testing out updated routes for bus service on the city's West Side Read full article: Chicago will test out updated bus routes...→

Mourners pay tribute to South Side gospel legend Pastor Maceo Woods

Mourners pay tribute to South Side gospel legend Pastor Maceo Woods

Woods, who died last week at age 87, was eulogized Saturday by spiritual leaders, the music community, city leaders and presidents Obama and Trump. Read full article: Mourners pay tribute to South Side gospe...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday took another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama’s school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizz… Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child obesity. Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part... Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Would One Central project help transform the South Side? It might if details can be worked out.

Would One Central project help transform the South Side? It might if details can be worked out.

The multibillion-dollar development proposed just west of Soldier Field is touted as a bold plan to turn an ugly railyard into a lakefront jewel and boost public transit. Read full article: Would One Central project help transform...→

Doctored pics of Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton used in violence against women campaign

Doctored pics of Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton used in violence against women campaign

An Italian artist looking to raise awareness of violence against women has unveiled a series of posters featuring doctored, roughed-up faces of top political figures such as Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Read full article: Doctored pics of Michelle Obama, Hillary...→

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

A single hospital would replace Advocate Trinity, South Shore, St. Bernard and Mercy Hospital & Medical Center. Read full article: 4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion...→

Chicago Redevelopment Company Poised to Take Over Shuttered South Philadelphia Refinery

Chicago Redevelopment Company Poised to Take Over Shuttered South Philadelphia Refinery

A Chicago-based redevelopment company is poised to take over a South Philadelphia refinery that has remained shuttered ever since a fire and series of explosions leaked toxic chemicals into the air in 2019. Hilco Redevelopment Partners placed the winning $240 million bid for the 1,300-acre Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery at auction last Friday, according to a U.S. Bankruptcy Court filing… Read full article: Chicago Redevelopment Company Poised to ...→

Carjackers Targeting Women on Chicago’s South Side: Police

Carjackers Targeting Women on Chicago’s South Side: Police

Chicago police have issued an alert about several carjackings in which multiple men targeted lone women on the city’s South Side. At least four separate incidents were reported between Jan. 11 and Jan. 19 in the Bronzeville, Kenwood, Washington Park and Hyde Park neighborhoods, according to a crime alert. Police said in each instance, two to three offenders approached a… Read full article: Carjackers Targeting Women on Chicago’s ...→

Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playlist

What pumps Michelle Obama up in the gym? It turns out, plenty of Cardi B, Ed Sheeran, Anderson .Paak and more.... The Trump administration on Friday took another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama’s school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a smaller variety of vegetables on school Read full article: Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playl...→

Carjackers target female victims on South Side: police

Carjackers target female victims on South Side: police

In each case, two or three suspects approached a lone female victim who was either sitting in or standing just outside a vehicle, Read full article: Carjackers target female victims on Sout...→

Chicago outdoors: Short-eared owl, white squirrel, Wisconsin wolves, woman fishing

Chicago outdoors: Short-eared owl, white squirrel, Wisconsin wolves, woman fishing

A short-eared owl, a white squirrel, Wisconsin wolves and Cheryl Smith fishing in a winter storm are in the notes around Chicago outdoors. Read full article: Chicago outdoors: Short-eared owl, white...→

Rollback Proposed for Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

Rollback Proposed for Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

The Trump administration on Friday took another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama’s school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a smaller variety of vegetables on school menus. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, who announced the rule changes on Obama’s birthday, said they were needed to give schools more flexibility… Read full article: Rollback Proposed for Michelle Obama Sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Child nutrition advocates say the change will result in fewer fruits and vegetables and more fries, pizza and other unhealthy foods in the meals served at school Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Gunman Shoots At Chicago Police Car, Passing Vehicle On West Side

Gunman Shoots At Chicago Police Car, Passing Vehicle On West Side

Breaking news on the West Side tonight, a gunman shot a Chicago police car, as well as a passing car. Read full article: Gunman Shoots At Chicago Police Car, Pas...→

Barack Obama shares adorable birthday message to Michelle Obama

Barack Obama shares adorable birthday message to Michelle Obama

The former president shared a swoon-worthy black-and-white photo collage of the two of them to Instagram Friday. Read full article: Barack Obama shares adorable birthday me...→

Michelle Obama, Aziz Ansari And Dave Chappelle Headline Group Of Surprising Nominees At This Year's GRAMMYs

Michelle Obama, Aziz Ansari And Dave Chappelle Headline Group Of Surprising Nominees At This Year's GRAMMYs

There will be a lot of names you won’t necessarily surprised to hear at this year’s GRAMMY Awards when they take over the Staples Center in Los Angeles Sunday night. Lizzo, Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Ed Sheeran and Beyonce are all up for Read full article: Michelle Obama, Aziz Ansari And Dave Cha...→

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

A single hospital could replace Advocate Trinity, South Shore, St. Bernard and Mercy Hospital & Medical Center. Read full article: 4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion...→

Four South Side hospitals to merge

Advocate Trinity Hospital, Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, South Shore Hospital and St. Bernard Hospital are forming a single health system to bolster their finances and improve access to care. Read full article: Four South Side hospitals to merge...→

Neighbors Stunned After 94-Year-Old Man, Toddler Injured in Far South Side Fire

Neighbors Stunned After 94-Year-Old Man, Toddler Injured in Far South Side Fire

A 94-year-old man and his young grandchild were badly hurt in a fire on Chicago’s Far South Side Wednesday, and neighbors are hoping that both can make a full recovery after the devastating blaze. “He’s a nice old man,” Lisa Hudson said of her 94-year-old neighbor. “He takes care of the kids, and just put his car together in the… Read full article: Neighbors Stunned After 94-Year-Old Man,...→

Individuals in Custody After Police Chase on Chicago’s Far South Side

Individuals in Custody After Police Chase on Chicago’s Far South Side

The entrance ramp from Halsted to northbound Interstate 57 was blocked after a pursuit by Chicago police ended with two individuals in custody. Dozens of CPD and Illinois State Police cars were on the scene in Chicago’s Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side Wednesday afternoon after the chase, which was captured on film by NBC’s Sky 5 helicopter. After… Read full article: Individuals in Custody After Police Chas...→

Chicago Redevelopment Company Poised to Take Over Shuttered South Philadelphia Refinery

Chicago Redevelopment Company Poised to Take Over Shuttered South Philadelphia Refinery

A Chicago-based redevelopment company is poised to take over a South Philadelphia refinery that has remained shuttered ever since a fire and series of explosions leaked toxic chemicals into the air in 2019. Hilco Redevelopment Partners placed the winning $240 million bid for the 1,300-acre Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery at auction last Friday, according to a U.S. Bankruptcy Court filing… Read full article: Chicago Redevelopment Company Poised to ...→

Far South Side Church Community Comes Together After Devastating Fire

Far South Side Church Community Comes Together After Devastating Fire

Leaders of a church on Chicago’s Far South Side made a commitment to rebuild Monday in the hours following a devastating fire that destroyed their building. The building that houses Beacon Light Ministries in the 11000 block of South Michigan Avenue was deemed a “total loss,” fire officials said. When firefighters arrived on the scene at around 12:30 p.m., they… Read full article: Far South Side Church Community Comes To...→

Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playlist

What pumps Michelle Obama up in the gym? It turns out, plenty of Cardi B, Ed Sheeran, Anderson .Paak and more.... The Trump administration on Friday took another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama’s school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a smaller variety of vegetables on school Read full article: Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playl...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Trump administration proposes new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries on school lunch menus. Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Chicago outdoors: Short-eared owl, white squirrel, Wisconsin wolves, woman fishing

Chicago outdoors: Short-eared owl, white squirrel, Wisconsin wolves, woman fishing

A short-eared owl, a white squirrel, Wisconsin wolves and Cheryl Smith fishing in a winter storm are in the notes around Chicago outdoors. Read full article: Chicago outdoors: Short-eared owl, white...→

Mourners pay tribute to South Side gospel legend Pastor Maceo Woods

Mourners pay tribute to South Side gospel legend Pastor Maceo Woods

Woods, who died last week at age 87, was eulogized Saturday by spiritual leaders, the music community, city leaders and presidents Obama and Trump. Read full article: Mourners pay tribute to South Side gospe...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines | WTOP

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child… Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback Proposed for Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

Rollback Proposed for Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

The Trump administration on Friday took another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama’s school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a smaller variety of vegetables on school menus. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, who announced the rule changes on Obama’s birthday, said they were needed to give schools more flexibility… Read full article: Rollback Proposed for Michelle Obama Sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child obesity. Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback Sought on Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

Rollback Sought on Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child obesity. The impact, child nutrition advocates said, will be less fruit and vegetables and more... Read full article: Rollback Sought on Michelle Obama School...→

Gunman Shoots At Chicago Police Car, Passing Vehicle On West Side

Gunman Shoots At Chicago Police Car, Passing Vehicle On West Side

Breaking news on the West Side tonight, a gunman shot a Chicago police car, as well as a passing car. Read full article: Gunman Shoots At Chicago Police Car, Pas...→

Barack Obama Shares Playful, Never-Before-Seen Photos for Michelle Obama’s Birthday

Barack Obama Shares Playful, Never-Before-Seen Photos for Michelle Obama’s Birthday

The former first lady turns 56 today and her husband celebrated his wife of 27 years with a series of adorable, photobooth-style snapshots. Read full article: Barack Obama Shares Playful, Never-Befor...→

Doctored pics of Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton used in violence against women campaign

Doctored pics of Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton used in violence against women campaign

An Italian artist looking to raise awareness of violence against women has unveiled a series of posters featuring doctored, roughed-up faces of top political figures such as Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Read full article: Doctored pics of Michelle Obama, Hillary...→

Next wave of prospects give Chicago White Sox needed depth

Next wave of prospects give Chicago White Sox needed depth

Chicago White Sox manager Rick Renteria, who has been in Glendale, Arizona, this week evaluating some of the team's top hitting prospects, likes what he's been seeing. Read full article: Next wave of prospects give Chicago Whit...→

Paintings Of Barack And Michelle Obama Coming To LACMA

Paintings Of Barack And Michelle Obama Coming To LACMA

The paintings, which were unveiled in 2018 as part of the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, will go on tour in June 2021 and spend two months at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Read full article: Paintings Of Barack And Michelle Obama C...→

South Side Hospitals Hope Merger Will Lead to Better Healthcare Options for Residents

South Side Hospitals Hope Merger Will Lead to Better Healthcare Options for Residents

A quartet of hospitals on Chicago’s South Side are combining their assets to create a new hospital system, and their goal is to help patients live longer and healthier lives, as 60 percent of residents go to hospitals outside of the area. Patients are hoping that the news of the merger between Mercy, South Shore, Advocate Trinity and St. Bernard… Read full article: South Side Hospitals Hope Merger Will Le...→

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

A single hospital would replace Advocate Trinity, South Shore, St. Bernard and Mercy Hospital & Medical Center. Read full article: 4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion...→

Portraits Of Barack And Michelle Obama Coming To Chicago; Here's How To See Them

If you missed seeing the Barack and Michelle Obama's portraits in the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, you are in luck. Read full article: Portraits Of Barack And Michelle Obama C...→

Obama Portraits Headed for Chicago on First Stop of Cross-Country Tour

Obama Portraits Headed for Chicago on First Stop of Cross-Country Tour

Portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama will leave the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery for Chicago next summer. The artwork by artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald is set for a five-city tour in 2021, the gallery announced, with Chicago being the first stop. The tour will begin at the Art Institute on June 18,… Read full article: Obama Portraits Headed for Chicago on Fi...→

South Shore: Apartments burglarized in December and January, Chicago police say

South Shore: Apartments burglarized in December and January, Chicago police say

In each incident, someone entered apartments through windows or rear doors and stole property from therein. Read full article: South Shore: Apartments burglarized in D...→

Carjackers Targeting Women on Chicago’s South Side: Police

Carjackers Targeting Women on Chicago’s South Side: Police

Chicago police have issued an alert about several carjackings in which multiple men targeted lone women on the city’s South Side. At least four separate incidents were reported between Jan. 11 and Jan. 19 in the Bronzeville, Kenwood, Washington Park and Hyde Park neighborhoods, according to a crime alert. Police said in each instance, two to three offenders approached a… Read full article: Carjackers Targeting Women on Chicago’s ...→

Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playlist

Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playlist

What pumps Michelle Obama up in the gym? It turns out, plenty of Cardi B, Ed Sheeran, Anderson .Paak and more. Read full article: Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playl...→

Chicago Will Test Out Updated Bus Routes on West Side

Chicago Will Test Out Updated Bus Routes on West Side

Chicago will test updated bus routes on the city’s West Side under a pilot program recently approved by the Chicago Transit Board. Read full article: Chicago Will Test Out Updated Bus Routes...→

Carjackers target female victims on South Side: police

Carjackers target female victims on South Side: police

In each case, two or three suspects approached a lone female victim who was either sitting in or standing just outside a vehicle, Read full article: Carjackers target female victims on Sout...→

Chicago will test out updated bus routes on West Side

Chicago will test out updated bus routes on West Side

A Chicago board has approved testing out updated routes for bus service on the city's West Side Read full article: Chicago will test out updated bus routes...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday took another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama’s school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizz… Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

The Trump administration is taking another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama's school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a smaller variety of vegetables on school menus. Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Child nutrition advocates say the change will result in fewer fruits and vegetables and more fries, pizza and other unhealthy foods in the meals served at school Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part... Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Barack Obama shares adorable birthday message to Michelle Obama

Barack Obama shares adorable birthday message to Michelle Obama

The former president shared a swoon-worthy black-and-white photo collage of the two of them to Instagram Friday. Read full article: Barack Obama shares adorable birthday me...→

Would One Central project help transform the South Side? It might if details can be worked out.

Would One Central project help transform the South Side? It might if details can be worked out.

The multibillion-dollar development proposed just west of Soldier Field is touted as a bold plan to turn an ugly railyard into a lakefront jewel and boost public transit. Read full article: Would One Central project help transform...→

Michelle Obama, Aziz Ansari And Dave Chappelle Headline Group Of Surprising Nominees At This Year's GRAMMYs

Michelle Obama, Aziz Ansari And Dave Chappelle Headline Group Of Surprising Nominees At This Year's GRAMMYs

There will be a lot of names you won’t necessarily surprised to hear at this year’s GRAMMY Awards when they take over the Staples Center in Los Angeles Sunday night. Lizzo, Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Ed Sheeran and Beyonce are all up for Read full article: Michelle Obama, Aziz Ansari And Dave Cha...→

Paintings Of Barack And Michelle Obama Coming To LACMA

Paintings Of Barack And Michelle Obama Coming To LACMA

The paintings, which were unveiled in 2018 as part of the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, will go on tour in June 2021 and spend two months at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Read full article: Paintings Of Barack And Michelle Obama C...→

South Side Hospitals Hope Merger Will Lead to Better Healthcare Options for Residents

South Side Hospitals Hope Merger Will Lead to Better Healthcare Options for Residents

A quartet of hospitals on Chicago’s South Side are combining their assets to create a new hospital system, and their goal is to help patients live longer and healthier lives, as 60 percent of residents go to hospitals outside of the area. Patients are hoping that the news of the merger between Mercy, South Shore, Advocate Trinity and St. Bernard… Read full article: South Side Hospitals Hope Merger Will Le...→

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

A single hospital could replace Advocate Trinity, South Shore, St. Bernard and Mercy Hospital & Medical Center. Read full article: 4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion...→

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion merger, build one hospital

A single hospital would replace Advocate Trinity, South Shore, St. Bernard and Mercy Hospital & Medical Center. Read full article: 4 South Side hospitals seek $1.1 billion...→

Four South Side hospitals to merge

Advocate Trinity Hospital, Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, South Shore Hospital and St. Bernard Hospital are forming a single health system to bolster their finances and improve access to care. Read full article: Four South Side hospitals to merge...→

Portraits Of Barack And Michelle Obama Coming To Chicago; Here's How To See Them

If you missed seeing the Barack and Michelle Obama's portraits in the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, you are in luck. Read full article: Portraits Of Barack And Michelle Obama C...→

Obama Portraits Headed for Chicago on First Stop of Cross-Country Tour

Obama Portraits Headed for Chicago on First Stop of Cross-Country Tour

Portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama will leave the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery for Chicago next summer. The artwork by artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald is set for a five-city tour in 2021, the gallery announced, with Chicago being the first stop. The tour will begin at the Art Institute on June 18,… Read full article: Obama Portraits Headed for Chicago on Fi...→

Neighbors Stunned After 94-Year-Old Man, Toddler Injured in Far South Side Fire

Neighbors Stunned After 94-Year-Old Man, Toddler Injured in Far South Side Fire

A 94-year-old man and his young grandchild were badly hurt in a fire on Chicago’s Far South Side Wednesday, and neighbors are hoping that both can make a full recovery after the devastating blaze. “He’s a nice old man,” Lisa Hudson said of her 94-year-old neighbor. “He takes care of the kids, and just put his car together in the… Read full article: Neighbors Stunned After 94-Year-Old Man,...→

Individuals in Custody After Police Chase on Chicago’s Far South Side

Individuals in Custody After Police Chase on Chicago’s Far South Side

The entrance ramp from Halsted to northbound Interstate 57 was blocked after a pursuit by Chicago police ended with two individuals in custody. Dozens of CPD and Illinois State Police cars were on the scene in Chicago’s Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side Wednesday afternoon after the chase, which was captured on film by NBC’s Sky 5 helicopter. After… Read full article: Individuals in Custody After Police Chas...→

Chicago Redevelopment Company Poised to Take Over Shuttered South Philadelphia Refinery

Chicago Redevelopment Company Poised to Take Over Shuttered South Philadelphia Refinery

A Chicago-based redevelopment company is poised to take over a South Philadelphia refinery that has remained shuttered ever since a fire and series of explosions leaked toxic chemicals into the air in 2019. Hilco Redevelopment Partners placed the winning $240 million bid for the 1,300-acre Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery at auction last Friday, according to a U.S. Bankruptcy Court filing… Read full article: Chicago Redevelopment Company Poised to ...→

South Shore: Apartments burglarized in December and January, Chicago police say

South Shore: Apartments burglarized in December and January, Chicago police say

In each incident, someone entered apartments through windows or rear doors and stole property from therein. Read full article: South Shore: Apartments burglarized in D...→

Far South Side Church Community Comes Together After Devastating Fire

Far South Side Church Community Comes Together After Devastating Fire

Leaders of a church on Chicago’s Far South Side made a commitment to rebuild Monday in the hours following a devastating fire that destroyed their building. The building that houses Beacon Light Ministries in the 11000 block of South Michigan Avenue was deemed a “total loss,” fire officials said. When firefighters arrived on the scene at around 12:30 p.m., they… Read full article: Far South Side Church Community Comes To...→

Carjackers Targeting Women on Chicago’s South Side: Police

Carjackers Targeting Women on Chicago’s South Side: Police

Chicago police have issued an alert about several carjackings in which multiple men targeted lone women on the city’s South Side. At least four separate incidents were reported between Jan. 11 and Jan. 19 in the Bronzeville, Kenwood, Washington Park and Hyde Park neighborhoods, according to a crime alert. Police said in each instance, two to three offenders approached a… Read full article: Carjackers Targeting Women on Chicago’s ...→

Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playlist

Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playlist

What pumps Michelle Obama up in the gym? It turns out, plenty of Cardi B, Ed Sheeran, Anderson .Paak and more. Read full article: Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playl...→

Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playlist

What pumps Michelle Obama up in the gym? It turns out, plenty of Cardi B, Ed Sheeran, Anderson .Paak and more.... The Trump administration on Friday took another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama’s school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a smaller variety of vegetables on school Read full article: Michelle Obama Shares 2020 Workout Playl...→

Chicago Will Test Out Updated Bus Routes on West Side

Chicago Will Test Out Updated Bus Routes on West Side

Chicago will test updated bus routes on the city’s West Side under a pilot program recently approved by the Chicago Transit Board. Read full article: Chicago Will Test Out Updated Bus Routes...→

Carjackers target female victims on South Side: police

Carjackers target female victims on South Side: police

In each case, two or three suspects approached a lone female victim who was either sitting in or standing just outside a vehicle, Read full article: Carjackers target female victims on Sout...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Trump administration proposes new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries on school lunch menus. Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Chicago will test out updated bus routes on West Side

Chicago will test out updated bus routes on West Side

A Chicago board has approved testing out updated routes for bus service on the city's West Side Read full article: Chicago will test out updated bus routes...→

Chicago outdoors: Short-eared owl, white squirrel, Wisconsin wolves, woman fishing

Chicago outdoors: Short-eared owl, white squirrel, Wisconsin wolves, woman fishing

A short-eared owl, a white squirrel, Wisconsin wolves and Cheryl Smith fishing in a winter storm are in the notes around Chicago outdoors. Read full article: Chicago outdoors: Short-eared owl, white...→

Mourners pay tribute to South Side gospel legend Pastor Maceo Woods

Mourners pay tribute to South Side gospel legend Pastor Maceo Woods

Woods, who died last week at age 87, was eulogized Saturday by spiritual leaders, the music community, city leaders and presidents Obama and Trump. Read full article: Mourners pay tribute to South Side gospe...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines | WTOP

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines | WTOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child… Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday took another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama’s school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizz… Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback Proposed for Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

Rollback Proposed for Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

The Trump administration on Friday took another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama’s school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a smaller variety of vegetables on school menus. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, who announced the rule changes on Obama’s birthday, said they were needed to give schools more flexibility… Read full article: Rollback Proposed for Michelle Obama Sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

The Trump administration is taking another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama's school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a smaller variety of vegetables on school menus. Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child obesity. Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Child nutrition advocates say the change will result in fewer fruits and vegetables and more fries, pizza and other unhealthy foods in the meals served at school Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Rollback Sought on Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

Rollback Sought on Michelle Obama School Lunch Guidelines

The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part of her campaign to combat child obesity. The impact, child nutrition advocates said, will be less fruit and vegetables and more... Read full article: Rollback Sought on Michelle Obama School...→

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday proposed rolling back nutrition guidelines for school meals that had been promoted by Michelle Obama as part... Read full article: Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama sch...→

Gunman Shoots At Chicago Police Car, Passing Vehicle On West Side

Gunman Shoots At Chicago Police Car, Passing Vehicle On West Side

Breaking news on the West Side tonight, a gunman shot a Chicago police car, as well as a passing car. Read full article: Gunman Shoots At Chicago Police Car, Pas...→

Barack Obama shares adorable birthday message to Michelle Obama

Barack Obama shares adorable birthday message to Michelle Obama

The former president shared a swoon-worthy black-and-white photo collage of the two of them to Instagram Friday. Read full article: Barack Obama shares adorable birthday me...→

Barack Obama Shares Playful, Never-Before-Seen Photos for Michelle Obama’s Birthday

Barack Obama Shares Playful, Never-Before-Seen Photos for Michelle Obama’s Birthday

The former first lady turns 56 today and her husband celebrated his wife of 27 years with a series of adorable, photobooth-style snapshots. Read full article: Barack Obama Shares Playful, Never-Befor...→

Would One Central project help transform the South Side? It might if details can be worked out.

Would One Central project help transform the South Side? It might if details can be worked out.

The multibillion-dollar development proposed just west of Soldier Field is touted as a bold plan to turn an ugly railyard into a lakefront jewel and boost public transit. Read full article: Would One Central project help transform...→

Doctored pics of Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton used in violence against women campaign

Doctored pics of Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton used in violence against women campaign

An Italian artist looking to raise awareness of violence against women has unveiled a series of posters featuring doctored, roughed-up faces of top political figures such as Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Read full article: Doctored pics of Michelle Obama, Hillary...→

Next wave of prospects give Chicago White Sox needed depth

Next wave of prospects give Chicago White Sox needed depth

Chicago White Sox manager Rick Renteria, who has been in Glendale, Arizona, this week evaluating some of the team's top hitting prospects, likes what he's been seeing. Read full article: Next wave of prospects give Chicago Whit...→