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8.21.2019 -

Belmont Cragin Sees a Renaissance — And Youth are Helping Lead the Way

The Belmont Cragin neighborhood may not be on every Chicagoan’s radar yet—but behind the scenes, the Northwest Side community has quietly been experiencing a community-driven renaissance, successfully bringing projects to life that address residents’ needs, wants and hopes for the future.

6.17.2019 -

The Election is Over, But Gery Chico is Just Getting Started

The mayoral election may be over, but former candidate and lifelong Chicagoan Gery Chico’s next chapter in helping uplift Chicago is ramping up.