Chicago-born rap artists Common and Rhymefest teamed up with the Chicago Urban League to announce a jobs program to benefit the city’s youth and a new music festival.
Many low-income workers don't claim the credits they deserve on their income taxes, if they file at all. Organizations like the Brighton Park Neighborhood Council ensure they do.
Charles Brazelton has been a correctional sergeant at Cook County Department of Corrections for 19 years. He’s in charge of Division 2 Dorm 4, which houses 684 minimum classification inmates.