National Hispanic Heritage Month Starts on September 15th

National Hispanic Heritage Month Starts on September 15th

September 15 marks the start of National Hispanic Heritage Month and it extends to October 15. Hispanic Heritage Month is a month dedicated to honoring the cultures, collective actions, and contributions of people of Latinx descent. People probably have started to see a lot of flags from all sorts of different Latin countries everywhere. Here […]

Cook County Gives Chicago Groups Money, to Support Gun Violence Prevention

Cook County Gives Chicago Groups Money, to Support Gun Violence Prevention

Several organizations in Chicago’s west side, some of which include, New Moms, BUILD Chicago, and Manufacturing Renaissance, are going to be receiving funding from Cook County’s $75 million that will be supporting Chicago programs that are working to prevent and reduce gun violence. The Chicago organizations received multi-year grants worth between $1.2 million and $15 million, […]

North Lawndale Against Disruptive Events Like Riot Fest

North Lawndale Against Disruptive Events Like Riot Fest

There has been a common sentiment forming recently in the North Lawndale community; that the big concerts and shows here are becoming harmful to the community. A good example of this phenomenon is the anticipation of what is called “Riot Fest.” This is a multi-day concert/show with multiple performing artists from across the city. Normally […]

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