Former first lady Michelle Obama announced the Obama Presidential Center Museum will harbor an exhibit inspired by her mother Marian Robinson.

The former residence of legendary musician Muddy Waters has been given preliminary landmark status.

The University of Chicago has launched a relief initiative to support the South Side community amid the COVID-19 crisis.

Rapper Common is investing in the transformation of an underdeveloped property located in Chicago’s South Side area.

A bank paid off $150,000 in student loan debt for a single mother from Chicago.

Former President Barack Obama surprised students in Chicago during a civic engagement workshop hosted by his organization.

Barack Obama returned to his adopted hometown of Chicago for the first time as ex-president on Wednesday, mapping plans and raising money for his Obama Presidential Center.

Computer classes at his St. Sabina Church in the city's Englewood neighborhood were disrupted Wednesday morning over a slow Internet connection that made it difficult to complete tasks.

A bus carrying activists, history aficionados and visitors from other cities weaved across Chicago’s South Side Sunday. Marking five years since President Barack Obama’s election, the one-time tour stopped at places that influenced the Commander-in-Chief’s life. RELATED: President Obama: ‘I Am Sorry’ About Cancelled Insurance Plans Organized by Forgotten Chicago, a group that documents Chicago’s […]