Historic South Side Center Seeks Expansion
Apr25

Historic South Side Center Seeks Expansion

125 years ago, The Forum opened in Bronzeville. For three quarters of a century, it served as a focal point of the community, hosting events, dances, rallies, and almost every other function where people come together as a community. In the 1970’s, it closed and by 2018 was on the list of Illinois Most Endangered Buildings. It seemed like the only social function in The Forum’s future was a date with a wrecking ball. The...

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2019 Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards Winners Announced
May10

2019 Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards Winners Announced

The Carling Hotel (Courtesy of LISC Chicago) There are thousands of people who work every day to make Chicago what it is today, and to shape its future.  Some of these individuals were honored last night at the annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards. Ten organizations were honored by LISC Chicago “for their achievements in community development and architectural design.” Here are the winners: Boxville (Courtesy of...

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