Runners on The 606's Bloomingdale Trail on a recent morning. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

First-Ever Bloomingdale Trail Run Shuts Down Popular Trail Saturday Morning

So far, about 300 runners have signed up to participate in the paid run. A 'Family Fun Walk' will be free.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published
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Rahm Allies Block TIF Reform Vote That Could Stall Lincoln Yards Development

Emanuel has said he is determined to push through the Lincoln Yards TIF district before he leaves office this spring.

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

Closing Heartland Cafe Might Become Residential Building, Owner Says

The cafe will be closed for a few months, its owner said, but he hopes to reopen — in a Rogers Park location — eventually.