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Woodlawn

Do You Have a Woodlawn in Your Past?

Michael Gordon Bennett | Posted 10.27.2016 | Entertainment
Michael Gordon Bennett

Woodlawn is based on the true story of Tony Nathan. Nathan was a gifted African American high school football player, who in 1973, was bused, along with other black students in the name of school integration to Woodlawn High School in Birmingham, Alabama.

Woodlawn: Can Jesus Fix Race Relations?

Zondra Hughes | Posted 10.12.2016 | Chicago
Zondra Hughes

Woodlawn tells the true story of race, rivalry and religion within the confines of Birmingham Alabama's Woodlawn High School, the last school in Birmingham to integrate.

These Images From 'Serial' Bring The 15-Year-Old Murder Case To Life

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 12.12.2014 | Entertainment

"Serial," the world's most popular podcast, is coming to an end next week after just 12 episodes. The real-life mystery show about a 1999 murder has b...

WATCH: NYC Vendy Awards Finalist, The Chipper Truck: The Last Stop in Woodlawn

Liza de Guia | Posted 10.30.2013 | Taste
Liza de Guia

Meet Alice and Valentino, the co-owners of The Chipper Truck, a late-night only, Irish food truck based in Woodlawn, NY. In this mini Irish community tucked away in the Bronx, eager night owls come hungry to The Chipper Truck for addictive Irish comfort food.

Man Killed, Teen Seriously Wounded In Woodlawn Shooting

Posted 12.19.2011 | Chicago

A man was killed and a teenage boy was seriously injured Tuesday night when two gunmen opened fire on them in Chicago's Woodlawn neighborhood on the S...

Bishop Arthur Brazier's Legacy Lives

Hermene Hartman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Hermene Hartman

His ministry was the way and life of Jesus Christ. No compromise. He knew right from wrong and he exercised it.

Community Garden At Risk

Jamie Kalven | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Jamie Kalven

The garden has remained a border institution: common ground shared by residents of Woodlawn and Hyde Park

Neighbors Debate U. of C. Expansion Into Washington Park

Chicago Public Radio | Natalie Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The University of Chicago's foray into the Washington Park neighborhood is being met with a mix of skepticism and anticipation. For decades, Washingto...