By Andrea Vazquez and Matt Balazia

The spring season brings in the rise of construction projects all throughout the city as potholes begin to bloom in the streets like flowers in a garden.

Several commuters throughout the city understand how much nuisance…

Chicago continues to give vaccines throughout the city and residents continue to endlessly search for an appointment.

With the opening of United Center as a mass distribution site, Chicago continues to make progress in distributing COVID-19 vaccines throughout the city. The site had targeted the highest-hit areas of the city…

With the upcoming summer months, graffiti service requests may be on the rise.

The interpretation of graffiti has systematically changed. In a study by About Manchester, they claim that COVID-19 has impacted the way people think about art, especially graffiti.

However, many…

Texas Gov. Abbott’s Announcement to end the mask mandate

Texas has recently become the first state to get rid of their mask mandate and open their state backup almost a year since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown.

Gov. Abbott recently announced his intent to open up businesses at 100 percent capacity. …

Here are the highest-paid coaches of the 2020 season of the National Collegiate Association.

According to USA Today, Alabama’s Nick Saban ranks number one as the highest-paid coach of 2020 for NCAA Football.

Saban out-ranked other coaches with…

Chicago residents are one of many cities to begin distribution for the COVID-19 vaccine.

According to data from the City of Chicago portal, this map shows how many vaccines are being distributed daily. The data shows that the highest cumulative vaccines distributed are 487 doses in one day.

Eligibility for…

There have been new changes in pension form as Governor Pat Quinn discusses.

Editor’s note: This story was originally posted on Dec. 12, 2012, and is housed at

By Bob Smith

Gov. Pat Quinn visited DePaul University’s Loop campus on Wednesday to discuss how pension reform is harming the…

In correlation with the coronavirus pandemic, the local Northwest side mall, Harlem Irving Plaza, faces dramatic changes.

By Natali Perez and Andrea Vazquez

The COVID-19 pandemic has many businesses see a change in consumer traffic, particularly hitting…

President Barack Obama made a speech at Hyde Park and spoke on gun control.

As we enter into the fall season, the activities people can do and practice social distancing are limited. However, walking trails seem to be a social distancing alternative for those that desire a time of leisure.

Illinois Gov. J.B Pritzker had issued the closure of indoor dining last October, limiting…

Andrea Vazquez

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