Two proposed City ordinances aim to improve public and affordable housing

A group of five aldermen led by Christopher Taliaferro (29th Ward) and Susan Sadlowski Garza (10th Ward) at the June 27 City Council meeting introduced the “Our Home, Chicago” legislative package.

TIF madness results as politicians game the system while public goes about its business

It’s a very different political world out there these days, to say the least.

ATN: October 2018

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon will be held Sunday, Oct. 7, starting and finishing in Grant Park. Runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries will participate.

ATN: September 2018

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are held every Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii, in the basement at 1220 W. Lexington St.

ATN: August 2018

The 29th annual African Festival of the Arts will be held in Washington Park, 51st St. at Cottage Grove Ave., Friday through Monday, Aug. 31 through Sept. 3.