Good Kids Mad City held a block party at Hadiya Pendleton Park Sunday. Good Kids Mad City

Block Party Is Proof That Good Things Can Happen, Even In A ‘Mad City,’ When Young People Come Together

On a perfect summer afternoon in Hadiya Pendleton Park, songs were performed, kids played in bounce houses and it all came together thanks to Chicago youth.

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

Should Pilsen Become A Historic Landmark District? Some Say City Is Trying To ‘Shove This Down Our Throats’

The process initially was set to extend late into the summer, but was expedited after someone tried to demolish three buildings in the proposed district.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Field Museum Researchers Remade A 1,000-Year-Old Peruvian Beer After Analyzing Ceramic Artifacts

An ale inspired by the ancient beer will be released in Chicago stores and bars this summer.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Avondale Resident Hopes To Breathe New Life Into Family Property

The couple decided to seek a zoning change and construct a three-flat building with 1,600 square feet of commercial space on the first floor.