Chicago Students Seek To Counter Violence At Home
Chicago has gained a great deal of media attention this past year due to an upsurge in violence in certain neighborhoods. Just last week, eight people were shot during a five hour stretch on the city's south side. The increase in violence is a concern for residents, city leaders, and also for Chicagoans who live elsewhere, particularly college students who hope to return home when their schooling is done.
Aug 18th - Breastfeeding Awareness Month on Health Notes
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Seward Co-Op Expansion Raises Hopes & Questions
Gentrification is a concern for many residents of lower income neighborhoods. And with the announcement of the new Seward co-op development in the Bryant neighborhood of South Minneapolis, some residents are wondering if an influx of higher-income customers will marginalize and disenfranchise the people who already live in the neighborhood.