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Posts Tagged: Hyde Park
A recent article entitled “The missing birds of Hyde Park” by Karen Bradley inaccurately portrays peregrine falcons as strong negative… Read more »
The release of the peregrine falcon has put Hyde Park’s bird population in serious danger
The UCPD’s Community Advisory Board will include members from Oakland, Kenwood, Hyde Park, and Woodlawn neighborhoods.
Slight increase is still far below rates from six years ago
Volunteers discovered five shelters, as well as a dumping ground.
The debate over whether the University of Chicago Medical Center (UCMC) should open an adult, Level I trauma center (T1)… Chronic illness has taken the backseat in trauma center debate“>Read more »
The three gunshot victims were shot at 12:30 AM last Monday and two remain in critical condition.
Though UCPD’s pledge to release more information is a positive step, Illinois House bill is still necessary to ensure transparency
The two newest stores in the 53rd street corridor, Lively and Belle Up, feature women’s athletic apparel and maternity clothing, respectively.
New cultural corridor would “help to market local culture to a broader audience.”
Students Respond to the 57th Street Charrette
The new luxury apartment and retail complex is scheduled for completion by the end of 2016.
“I do think that the lesson here is that the legal battle is only a vehicle for the community discussion. It doesn’t matter so much that we lost the legal case in the end because the community relations part is so important.”
The properties are mostly three-story walk-up apartments and will be available for sale in May.
Will Burns won 55.4% of the fourth ward vote and Leslie Hairston won 52.5% of the fifth ward vote.
Aldermen Hairston, Burns up for re-election.
Wilson is tied for second place behind current mayor Rahm Emanuel.
The candidates laid out their platforms at local community meetings as the competition heats up in preparation for the Feb. 24th election.
Local businesses like Zberry face competition from new shops brought in by the University.
The Study Chicago Quarter shouldn’t be the only way for the University to encourage students to explore Chicago.
Hyde Park bike shop gears up fundraising in effort to avoid closure.
Election issues include Obama library and rising housing costs.
The Citizens Action Committee for Fair University of Chicago Policing formed following a public forum two weeks ago.
He discusses history of Hyde Park, University’s urban renewal.
“I gave her $40 and said, ‘good luck in Florida’ and went home.”
Engaging with this city can be as simple as taking a moment to stop and see it.
Students need to be challenged by experiences in surrounding city.
“…I think that the coexistence of people in different life stages produces a rich experience that can’t be easily replicated,” a graduate student said.
Community members volunteer to help cats find homes.
After legal issues delayed its opening by eight months, Japanese restaurant Yusho is slated to open this summer. The Hyde… Read more »
Herman Cohn remembers Kristallnacht, the Holocaust, and Normandy.
A home once owned by Adler Planetarium founder Max Adler recently sold for $3.95 million.
As part of its recent renovation, the Walgreens at East 55th Street and Lake Park Avenue now sells a limited… Read more »
Whether it’s Saturday night or you’re just sick of the dining halls—and believe me, you will be—you’ll be searching for a meal outside of campus. Here’s a list that’ll get you started.
University’s insufficient publicity of Red Line closure at odds with mission of facilitating city engagement.
UCPD’s planned launch of a safety app is undermined by University’s selective security alert policy.
The University’s policy on reporting violent crimes is too selective to sufficiently inform those it aims to protect.
Hyde Park veteran The Nile Restaurant will be heading westward and Bergstein’s NY Deli will open their second location on East 55th Street and South Woodlawn Avenue.
University asserts development would bring more jobs and tax revenues to Hyde Park.
Community members mostly blamed Mayor Rahm Emanuel for the imminent closing of Canter Middle School and 53 other CPS schools, a decision they saw as rash and ill-informed.
Canter Middle School is on the CPS chopping block, leaving community members deeply concerned.
The number of Hyde Park residents burdened by their rent has been climbing since 2000.
Construction will begin next January and continue until the fall 2015.
Five takes on a diner’s refuge.
The café has opened and closed two locations since its founding in 2005.
The building’s supposed historical value has delayed its demolition.
Commonly-held perceptions of crime in Hyde Park do not match the actual numbers.
The former president’s one-time abode will be converted into a parking lot.