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Bridging the Gap: Technology & Community Change

by Alaina Harkness , the Catalyst, Living Cities, April 30, 2012 "I think of myself as a… Continue

    Mayor Emanuel Hosts Town Hall Meeting Online

    By Ravi Baichwal, ABC7 News June 30, 2011 (CHICAGO) (WLS) -- Mayor Rahm Emanuel took part in a… Continue

      Low-Income Chicago Students to Get Low-Cost Broadband

      By Fran Spielman, Chicago Sun-Times , June 1, 2011 The digital divide that has left nearly 40… Continue

        U.S. Conference of Mayors Honors Chicago Smart Communities

        U.S. Conference of Mayors: January 24, 2011 During its 79th Winter Meeting in Washington, D.C.,… Continue

          The Digital Divide When You Don't Have a Job

          By Niala Boodhoo, Changing Gears and WBEZ Radio 91.5 Friday, January 14, 2011 CHICAGO - … Continue

            Getting Techie With It

            By Liz M. Kobak, Medill Reports Chicago , January 13, 2011 Ernie Sanders, left, and Jimmy… Continue

              Neighborhoods Still Working to Close Digital Gap

              By Jeffrey Steele, Special to the Chicago Tribune, December 29, 2010 Programs in place, but… Continue

                Grants Get Families Clicking

                By Sandra Guy, Chicago Sun-Times, December 4, 2010 Federal stimulus helps city meet goals of… Continue

                  City of Chicago Video Features Smart Communities

                  This video produced by the City of Chicago's Department of Innovation and Technology introduces the… Continue

                    Getting connected: Program brings Internet to Chicago neighborhoods

                    Special Section to the Chicago Sun-Times , October 25, 2012 Over the past three years, five… Continue

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