NBA, NBPA, and NIKE to honor Kobe and Gianna Bryant, and...

By Joseph Phillips Sportswriter In a recent announcement made by the NBA League Office on Friday, January 31, the NBA, NBPA and Nike announced that the 2020...

Gary’s first boxing champion “Merciless” Mary McGee looks to successfully defend...

By Joseph Phillips Sportswriter With a mission statement that reads "One Dream, One Passion, One Mission to be the greatest," Gary native and professional boxer Mary...

Wilson Rallies For Reparations; Bill Ready To Go Before The House...

Wilson to present and update hundreds on Bill headed to Springfield Dr. Willie Wilson will be joined by other community leaders and state legislators for...

Chicago Public Schools students celebrate Dr. MLK Jr. during oratory competition

Fourth- and fifth-graders answer the question: “What would Dr. King’s vision be for America in 2020?” On Friday, Jan. 17, 13 fourth- and fifth-grade students...

Enjoy Winter Activities, Events and Programs All Season Long in the...

The Forest Preserves of Cook County Winter 2019-2020 Programs and Events guide proves winter doesn’t limit outdoor fun in the Forest Preserves. The season...

Attend a holiday concert featuring extraordinary young musicians by the Chicago...

THE CHICAGO WEST Community Music Center Orchestra will hold its annual holiday concert on Sunday, December 15, at 3:00 p.m. at the Garfield Park...

Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches $340 Million!

Five Helpful Tips from the Illinois Lottery on Starting a Pool    ‘Tis the season for group play with family, friends or co-workers as the...

Three-time Olivier Award-winning actor Alex Jennings visits Gene Siskel Center

Three-time Olivier Award winner Alex Jennings (Netflix’s The Crown), in Chicago rehearsing for his upcoming role in the Tony Award-winning musical “The Light in...

Get to the Thanksgiving Fun Affordably and Conveniently with the CTA

Choose CTA for Holiday Travel; Project work to impact Blue, Green and Brown line service No matter your plans, CTA is the best way to get...