The Nick Alvarez ensemble in Wicker Park. Alisa Hauser

Buskers Turn Closed-Off Right Turn Lane In Wicker Park Into Their Stage

The right-turn lane for cars was removed at the southeast corner of Damen and Milwaukee Avenues to make more room for pedestrians.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published
Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Rash of Wheel, Tire and Catalytic Converter Thefts on North Side Prompts Police Alert

Police recommend parking in well-lit areas and installing a car alarm set to go off at the slightest amount of motion.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

Vic Mensa’s ‘Anti-Bait Truck’ Will Hand Out Thousands Of Gym Shoes To Kids At Site Of Controversial Police Sting

The project comes after police used a "bait truck" full of shoes to arrest people in Englewood.