| August 19, 2019
The City Bureau’s Public Newsroom hosted a workshop last week at Austin Community Academy High School to educate and empower West Side residents to engage with their alderman and hold them accountable. The Austin Weekly News and Austin Coming Together also sponsored the workshop.
| June 20, 2016
Starting tonight at 6:30 p.m. at Malcolm X City College, 1900 W. Jackson Blvd., the U.S. Justice Department will hold public forums through mid-July as part of its investigation of the department.
| April 15, 2016
A longtime Austin pastor says Chicago’s Independent Police Review Authority should be disbanded immediately.
| July 22, 2015
Some question Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy’s commitment to openness and transparency after the July 15 gathering at Mars Hill Baptist Church.
| July 3, 2012
Columnist John W. Fountain III writes about ignoring “haters” and those standing in the way of greatness.
| August 10, 2011
A press conference is planned for today to highlight need for children to spend more time in the classroom and less time on the streets.
| May 9, 2011
Learn more about action taken by the state treasurer, which was first reported by Raynard Villa Hall in his Bronzecomm e-newsletter.