The camp out aims to unite the neighborhood against violence.[Mauricio Peña/Block Club Chicago]

Back Of The Yards Neighbors To Camp Out On ‘Hot Blocks’ To Protest Gun Violence

Increase The Peace, a youth-led initiative, will host peace campouts across the South Side this summer.

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Logan Square Parking Spots Get A Green Makeover For A Day — And Firm Hopes To Make It Permanent

"You get the great benefit of having trees and shrubs as opposed to concrete and flood water," the owner of the design firm said. "It would go a long way in making Logan Square a greener place."

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Watch ‘The Voice’ Alum Meagan McNeal Wow CTA Green Line Riders With An Impromptu House Performance

The South Side mother of two performed DJ Dennis Ferrer's "Hey Hey," with her baby boy in a sling, delighting CTA passengers.