Cory Williams, Jamie McDowell, Casley Jackson, Javon Young, Robert Wade, Anthony Triplett and Gage Park Jazz coach Katie Hart. [Block Club Chicago/Lee Edwards]

The Gage Park Jazz Tackle The Special Olympics: ‘It Has To Be A Team Effort’

The team is one of Chicago's representatives in this year's Special Olympics. The team plays 13 sports a year including basketball, flag football, softball and track and field.

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

Mamby On The Beach Canceled, High Lake Levels And Endangered Birds Blamed

The cancellation comes after weeks of meetings between event organizers, the Chicago Park District and environmental groups, who wanted the event moved.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Rock The Badges Takes Over Six Corners This Weekend

Money raised at the event is donated to charities that benefit the families of fallen police officers and firefighters.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Culver’s To Open Below New Luxury Micro Apartments In Ravenswood

The micro apartments and new Culver's will be steps away from a CTA Brown Line stop.