Study: Jobs Prevent Violence In Chicago's Most Impoverished NeighborhoodsWith positive results from a summer jobs program for Chicago teens continuing to roll in, maybes it's time for Mayor Emanuel to accompany the mountains of praise he has for Chicago's youth programs with some more cash.
City To Help Build New Domestic Violence Shelter In Chicago LawnAccording to the mayor’s office, it’s the first expansion of domestic violence shelters in Chicago in a decade.
Chicago, Cook County Sponsor Summer Jobs Program For Young AdultsThe City of Chicago and Cook County have begun signing up young people people for programs designed to keep them off the streets this summer. And a top City official says that means work and play, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
City, County Team Up For Kids' Summer Jobs ProgramThe city of Chicago this year is teaming up with Cook County government to mount its summer jobs program.
Emanuel: Human Services Team Will Have Tough JobMayor-elect Rahm Emanuel has named his team to coordinate the city’s human services, and acknowledges that they will have a very tough job.