"This gets us into this whole subject of local first, back to what it was like when you had small towns, and small communities, where people mainly bought from their neighbors and delivered services to their neighbors... If you can’t communicate, you don’t have community."
--- Elaine Coorens
, November 4, 2011
Alisa Houser of Chicago Pipeline
and EOC favorite Elaine Coorens of Our Urban Times
have pooled their efforts to create Celebrate! Wicker Park/Bucktown
, a holiday print publication highlighting the community's businesses, heritage, and a whole lot more...
A People with Passion series Chicago journalism November 4, 2011: Elaine Coorens In the 15th installment of Jack M Silverstein’s Chicago journalism People With Passion series, Our Urban Times founder Elaine Coorens discusses the way advertisers still value print journalism over electronic. – – – On a weekly basis, you’ve got a group of people... Read more »
West Town’s online community newspaper Our Urban Times is working on a trilogy report examining the three-pronged relationship between the police, public officials, and the people as it pertains to the 13th police district. The 13th district building, currently located at 2247 W. Chicago, is in danger of being closed. Our Urban Times’s coverage looks... Read more »