Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published

Kitten, Cat Open House Will Help Families Meet Homeless Pets This Weekend

Attendees can fill out an adoption application at the event to get 50 percent off their adoption donation.

Midway, West Lawn Primary category in which blog post is published

From Missed Meetings To Children Home Alone, Chicago Families Feel The Strain Of Ongoing Acero Charter Strike

The strike has displaced more than 7,000 children whose parents were advised to keep their children home or find child care.

With Art Starting At $1, Bronzeville Sale Aims To Make Art Affordable For Everyone

The art sale is from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the South Side Community Arts Center.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Aldermen Vote To Approve Pilsen, Little Village Affordable Housing Program — But Was It Legal?

Ald. Raymond Lopez thinks a Pilsen affordable housing ordinance is a bad idea, and used a parliamentary move to block it — but aldermen pressed on anyway.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Vintage Chicago Film Found At Estate Sale Shows 1940s-Era City

"Chicago, the most American of American cities," touts the narrator of the tourism film shot for the the Chicago Board of Education.

Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Candidates In 43rd Ward Unite, Accuse Ald. Smith’s Campaign Of Pushing Newcomers Off The Ballot: ‘It’s A Shame’

“I never understood exactly how rigged the system is against newcomers," one candidate said. "It’s a shame. It’s old-school ward politics.”

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Trans CTA Worker Will Be Able To Get Surgery To Transition After CTA Changes Insurance Policy

"In a company of 11,000 people, I was able to help change this policy for the better — and that feels really good,” said the bus driver.