Election Day

The Red Line Project documented voting issues as part of ProPublica's Electionland project. (Photo by Gage Skidmore)

DIY Chicago

How did Chicago's DIY music scene form? (Photo/Martin Crudo)

Public Art

How the Chicago Public Art Group is helping artists tell their stories. (Photo/Kerenina Rosario)

The Red Line Project: Read more about the site.

CTA Crime Maps: Search maps of various crimes near CTA lines and stations.
Chicago Marathon 2013: Full coverage of the 2013 race. (Photo/Brianna Kelly)
Chicago Stumbler: The Tumblr blog features some of the city's worst sidewalks. Story
South Loop voting lines Chicago photo

First Stop: Election 2016

Chicago Early Voting Lines Long; Voting Issues Showing Statewide

As part of ProPublica's Electionland coverage, The Red Line Project curating election day voting issues. Monday's biggest issue was long lines at early voting stations as Chicago saw record early turnout. Even Chicago's Chance the Rapper got into the act, leading a group of hundreds of young voters to a downtown polling station after a late afternoon concert.

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Johnny O's Bridgeport photo

Second Stop: Sox-35th Street

The Changing Face of Bridgeport

The largely Irish community on the South Side is going through changes. Longtime local business owners weigh in on what they think of the neighborhood's gentrification.

Photo: Johnny O's liquor store in Bridgeport (Photo/Ken Neumann)

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Clifford Covington Photo

Third Stop: Lawrence

What Will Become of Closing an Uptown homeless shelter?

The Peoples Church Homeless Shelter in Uptown will be shut down on Dec. 23, just two days before Christmas. Where will its residents go?

Photo: Interim Executive Director Jean Siegfried Darling talks about the shelter closing at a Nov. 21 press conference. (Photo/Niyat Habtezion)

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