Near North Side, River North Primary category in which blog post is published

Streeterville Condo Building Won’t Be Turned Into Boutique Hotel, Ald. Hopkins Says

Ald. Brian Hopkins (2nd) said he was opposed to the conversion of 227 E. Walton St.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Do You Live On The West Side? Tell Mayor Lori Lightfoot What You Think About Her Budget Ideas This Weekend

Before she submits her budget proposal to City Council on Oct. 16, Mayor Lori Lightfoot is traveling the city to hear your ideas on how to get out of this fiscal mess.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

Reparations Resolution To Go Before City Council Next Week: ‘It’s Time’

A coalition of local officials and activists are ready to bring the case for reparations to Chicago.

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

Gaggle Of Friendly Raccoons On Lakefront Beg For Food, Climb Man’s Leg In Video

Dozens of raccoons live along the lakefront and have amassed a small following of people who feed them.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Rainbow Cone Coming To Wicker Park For 2-Day Pop-Up At Stan’s Donuts

Stan's will continue to sell its doughnuts and other treats during the pop-up.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Under Fire From Residents, Chicago Water Dept. Does About-Face On Tree-Saving Water Main Repair Technology

BLOCK CLUB EXCLUSIVE: After shelving an earlier try at "cured-in-place pipe," the city announced pilot programs to test lining existing water mains with resin sleeves to avoid cutting down trees.

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

Man, 23, Shot In Pilsen Thursday Afternoon: ‘It Was Scary,’ Neighbor Says

The 23-year old was shot in his leg in the 1800 block of West 21st Place, police said.

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

Get Your Family Photo Taken For Free At Maxwell Street Market This Weekend

The Sunday market will also feature live music and art workshops from Yollocalli Arts Reach and the National Museum of Mexican Art.