Chicago's Only Yarn Store On The Far South Side Gives Opportunity For Connection And CraftsKnitting new opportunities for connection and crafts.
Repairs Underway At Troubled Concordia Place Apartment Complex, But Tenants Still Wonder Why Fixes Didn't Come Sooner"It's one that got away. and we're not proud of that, but we want to make sure that we do right," said James Cunningham, who leads the local HUD office in Chicago.
Multimillion-Dollar Plan In The Works To Fix Up Troubled Concordia Place Housing Development, But Residents Are SkepticalThere is now a multimillion-dollar plan to upgrade every home at a troubled low-income apartment complex on the city’s Far South Side.
Maintenance Problems At Concordia Place Housing Development Go Back Years, Rainbow/PUSH Working For ChangeBroken staircases, mildew, rodents – those are just a few of the reasons a Far South Side Section 8 housing complex has failed multiple city inspections.
Rainbow PUSH Says Concordia Place Has Agreed To Repair Mold, Mice, And Other Issues -- But It Could Take MonthsA plan is finally in place to fix the mold, mice, and mismanagement at a Far South Side Section 8 low-income housing complex.
U.S. Lawmakers Demand HUD 'Swiftly Examine' Mold, Rodents, Other Issues At Concordia Place ApartmentsAfter several reports by CBS 2 shedding light on mice, decay, and mold at the Concordia Place apartments on the Far South Side, lawmakers are taking action.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Meets With Residents Amid Complaints Of Mold, Mice, Mismanagement At Concordia Place ApartmentsMold, mice, and a lack of proper management – that is what residents at a low-income housing complex on the city’s Far South Side say they're enduring.
Residents Furious After Dumpsters Are Hauled Off At Low-Income Housing Complex, Not Returned For DaysA private trash company hauled away the dumpsters from a low-income housing complex this past Friday, and no one provided any replacements until this week.
AT&T Working To Replace Dangerous, Leaning Power Pole After City Said It Would Be SecuredA power pole has tipped at a dangerous angle over a street in the Golden Gate neighborhood on the Far South Side, and neighbors said they received the runaround from the city after calling to get it fixed.
Squad Car Involved In Crash On Far South SideA Chicago Police squad car was involved in a crash on the city’s Far South Side.
Waterlogged, Pothole-Plagued Doty Avenue Has Drivers Flipping OutDrivers navigating Doty Avenue on the city’s Far South Side have been stuck dealing with waterlogged craters, and worse.
Man Shot, Critically Wounded On Far South SideA man was shot and critically wounded early Saturday in the Rosemoor community, police said.
Teen Dead After Shooting On Far South SideA teen is dead after being shot in the Far South Side’s Fernwood community early Sunday morning.
2 Officers Injured In Crash Involving Squad Car On Far South SideTwo Chicago Police officers were injured Wednesday evening in an accident involving a squad car on the city’s Far South Side.
Crash, Fatal Shooting Happen Blocks Apart In RoselandPolice were at two scenes on the Far South Side Tuesday afternoon, after a serious car crash and a shooting that left a man dead happened blocks apart.