South Side Mentoring Program Inspires Students, Chicago CubsThe Becoming A Man (BAM) program at Hyde Park Academy is helping Mayor Emanuel with his anti-violence efforts while impacting students.
CPS Counseling Program Helped Cut Violent Crime Arrests In HalfAn anti-violence program at the Chicago Public Schools received a lot of attention Monday at the National Summit on Preventing Youth Violence in Baltimore.
Opinion: Chicago's Failed To Lower Homicides, Here's What We Need To DoWe act aghast in months where homicides spike in Chicago, but we shouldn't be surprised. This has become the norm, and that should make everyone very, very angry.
Mention In Emanuel's Inauguration Speech Brings Smile To Face Of One Chicago TeenJust a couple of hours after his inauguration, Mayor Rahm Emanuel was greeting a line of well-wishers in an open house at his City Hall office, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Emanuel Becomes Emotional As He Discusses Challenges Facing Chicago YouthIt happened when CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine asked the mayor about his own experiences growing up in Chicago.
Study: Chicago Sports Program Cut Violent Crime, Boosted School AttendanceArrests for violent crime plunged and school attendance improved among troubled Chicago teenagers in a program that combines counseling with Olympic sports like archery and judo, according to a University of Chicago study released Friday.