Obama unveils Chicago presidential library-youth center plans

/ May 4, 2017

Obama unveils Chicago presidential library-youth center plans

Former President Barack Obama unveiled plans for his future presidential center Wednesday, painting a picture of a buzzing hub for youth and community programs on the South Side of Chicago where he raised his family and launched his political career. Obama fielded questions from ...

Online campaign nets $280,000 for Chicago popsicle vendor

Sep 15, 2016

Online campaign nets $280,000 for Chicago popsicle vendor

An 89-year-old Chicago man who sells popsicles from a street cart has received more than $280,000 in donations from an online campaign to help him. Fidencio Sanchez is known as the paleta (popsicle) man on the GoFundMe page set up for him by Joel ...