Jahmal Cole of My Block, My Hood, My City wants to celebrate turning 35 with a block cleanup. Stephanie Lulay

All I Want For My Birthday Is Help Cleaning Up An Englewood Block, Activist Says

My Block, My Hood, My City founder Jahmal Cole is looking volunteers and yard supplies.

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

‘Peaceful’ Protest Planned In Front Of Avondale Church After Priest Burned Gay Flag, Made Homophobic Comments

Mell, who is openly lesbian, said the priest's move "needs to be counteracted with a peaceful, loving and compassionate response."

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Bonchon, Korean Fried Chicken Haven, Aims To Open Wicker Outpost In October

"All I know is that fried chicken and beer go together," said Bonchon franchisee Tom Li.