At Issue: South Shore’s Revitalization Goes Beyond Obama CenterThere are hopes of redeveloping the old Michael Reese Hospital and the U.S. Steel South Works sites, as well.
Local Football League Fears Relocation Due To Obama LibraryA community football league could be playing its last homecoming game at Jackson Park, as that's where the Obama Library is set to be built.
City Of Chicago Holds Showing, Q & A Session For Obama Presidential Center PlansThe city of Chicago is showing its latest plans and answering questions Thursday on the Obama Presidential Center at the South Shore Cultural Center.
Pastor Wants Presidents' Names Removed From Washington, Jackson Parks Over Ties To SlaveryBishop James Dukes wants Washington Park and Jackson Park to be renamed, and a statue of George Washington removed.
Proposed Golf Course For Obama Presidential Center Comes Under FireOpponents made their views known at the second of three public meetings about the proposed Obama Presidential Center.
Plans To Revamp South Side Including New Golf Course Discussed In Obama Library MeetingResidents near Barack Obama’s Presidential Library received Wednesday an update on more changes to their neighborhood’s landscape.
The Obamas Unveil Plans For The Obama Presidential Center In Jackson ParkFormer President Obama and his wife Michelle returned Wednesday to Chicago to unveil plans for the new Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park dedicated to the 44th President.
A First Look At The Obama Presidential CenterPresident Barack Obama, Mrs. Michelle Obama and the Obama Foundation released Wednesday the conceptual vision and side map for the Obama Presidential Center.
Obamas To Visit Chicago To Discuss Planned Library, MuseumThe Obamas will host a round table discussion Wednesday to "update the community" on the progress of the Obama Presidential Center.
Obama Presidential Center Names Project Management TeamThe Obama Foundation has selected a project management team to lead the task of building the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park.
Plans For Tiger Woods Golf Course Raise Concerns, Hopes On South SideWith the Chicago Park District planning to break ground this spring on an ambitious plan to turn the Jackson Park and South Shore golf courses into a championship-caliber lakefront golf course designed by Tiger Woods, local residents have voiced concerns about what the project means for the community.
Yoko Ono Unveils Sculpture In Japanese Garden At Jackson ParkSky Landing, a sculpture composed of 12 large steel lotus petals, protrudes from the ground of the Garden of the Phoenix, which was once home to the Phoenix Pavilion, built by Japan for the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition.