City Conducts Homeless CountThe Department of Family and Support Services started the “point-in-time” count at 8 p.m. Thursday and was expected to wrap up overnight.
Radio Personality Sues Realty Company For Housing DiscriminationRadio personality George Wilborn and his family filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the realty company that represented a white Bridgeport couple who refused to sell their home to the black couple.
Homeless Advocates Protest New Rules For Federal AidIt's bad enough not having a place to sleep every night, now things could soon get worse, with homeless people having to prove they don't have a place to live to get federal assistance. But advocates for the homeless plan to go to Washington, D.C., to try to bring a halt to new federal rules and stop the red tape before it starts.
Seniors Join Occupy Chicago To Protest Safety Net Program CutsA large group of seniors joined Occupy Chicago protesters at Federal Plaza Monday morning for a lively protest.