| March 9, 2016
The city of Chicago is offering free help for qualified individuals at several sites, including Austin Town Hall, 5610 W. Lake St., on Saturdays through April 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This year, the deadline to file taxes is Monday, April 18.
| April 30, 2015
The Leaders Network will discuss their efforts April 30th at New Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church, 4301 W. Washington Blvd.
| February 4, 2014
The Lambda Alpha Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. pitched in at the Fraternite Notre Dame soup kitchen Jan. 20 to honor the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
| January 6, 2014
The nearest warming centers to Austin are the Garfield Center, 10 S. Kedzie Ave, and Trina Davila, 4357 W. Armitage Ave.
| November 1, 2013
See if you meet the criteria for the federal Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).
| October 2, 2012
Eligible residents can receive help through CEDA’s winter heating season program or from ComEd’s hardship fund.
| May 28, 2012
Eligible students must apply by the June 11 deadline.
| December 28, 2011
Roberta Wilson was recognized for her volunteer work at Third Unitarian Church and elsewhere in Austin.
| August 26, 2011
Former Sgt. Robert McGaha needs an elevator lift so he can get in and out of his home.
| August 9, 2011
At some point we have to stop pointing fingers and find alternate ways to intervene, writes Austin resident John W. Fountain III.