Chatham

No Alternative

It came as a surprise when on the morning of September 6 a school bus stopped in front of St. Clotilde and let out a handful of teenage students. Eventually it came out that the church’s second and third stories had become the new home of Richard Milburn High School.

Eating the Big One

Size matters. And at Dat Old Fashion Hand-Cut Donuts, this adage is beyond a matter of measure; it’s a company fundamental. The proof is in the donut. Located at the corner of South Cottage Grove Avenue and East 82nd Street,…

Best of the South Side: Chatham

Chatham is famous for being the stoutest stronghold of Chicago’s African-American middleclass. Peace and quiet dominate the neighborhood’s character as well as its history. Before the Great Migration of the 1950s, Chatham was variously populated by Hungarians, Irish, and Jews.…