The proposed Stevenson Expressway expansion brings activists and neighbors together with airline concerns about increased pollution

The proposed Stevenson Expressway expansion brings activists and neighbors together with airline concerns about increased pollution

MCKINLEY PARK As Chicagoans experienced some of the worst air quality in the world due to smoke from Canadian wildfires, environmental activists encouraged Southwest Side neighbors during a meeting Tuesday to work with them to address concerns raised by another concern: the proposed expansion of the Stevenson Expressway. Representative Theresa Mah held the meeting Tuesday … Read more

Charges against the 91-year-old former Lake Alice nurse have been dropped over health concerns

Jimmy Ellingham/Stuff John (Dempsey) Corkran, pictured in Whanganui District Court in late 2021, is dying of cancer. (Stock photo) A former Lake Alice nurse accused of mistreating the children in his care 49 years ago would not face trial due to his impaired physical and mental health. John Richard James (Dempsey) Corkran, 91, was due … Read more