When help disappears-the crisis created by mental health cutbacks

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photo by Rosemary Lambin They not only feel lost, but are, indeed, lost. They miss the help that once kept them afloat. They miss the certainty of help that was near and was a haven.   Read Fred Lowe’s compelling and important reporting about the impact of the closing of some of Chicago’s mental health […]

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Written by on May 27, 2015

Big budget, little lives

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So you’re reporting on the city budget. Big dollars. Big changes. Big moves for new administration. How do you get a handle on such a big story? You want to  show too how this touches lives. Which lives? The ones losing jobs, or paying more for what was once much cheaper, or the ones who […]

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Written by on November 22, 2011