A Chicago Police officer shot and killed a pit bull which attacked other pets Tuesday morning in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the Southwest Side. more
A Chicago Police officer shot and killed a pit bull that attacked other dogs Tuesday morning in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the Southwest Side. more
The Chicago Housing Authority's board voted in private to close the LeClaire Courts housing project. It's an apparent violation of the state's open meetings law, and residents are outraged.
Residents say the CHA promised them they would be able to continue living at the development. They will now have to find new homes. Some are pledging to fight.
Chicagoans from all walks of life converged on Washington, D.C. the day before President-elect Barack Obama will be sworn in at the Capitol. About 50 were aboard a flight from Midway Airport.
Early next year, half of the residents at LeClaire Courts will have to leave their homes. Leaders say they shouldn't have to go without knowing what will be there if they choose to return.
Chicago city council members unanimously approve an historic deal to lease Midway Airport to a private operator for 99 years. The deal will bring the city $2.5 billion.
Midway Airport has leased to a private company for $2.5 billion; The deal nets the city $1 billion, the bulk of which must be used to improve infrastructure.