Ida B. Wells was a pioneer in investigative journalism, documenting lynchings across the United States. [Wikimedia Commons]

Ida B. Wells Will Get The Monument She Deserves After Community Raises $300K

"This project is bigger than Ida ... It's about black women finally starting to get recognized for what we did and what we've contributed in this country."

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Presidio To Close After 4 Years In Bucktown, Saturday Night Will Be ‘Last Call’

"Stop waiting until your favorite spot is on its last leg," Presidio's owner Patrick Cullen said.

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

Explore CTA Control Center, Soho House At Open House Chicago

Big Monster Toys and St. Basil Greek Orthodox Church are among the West Loop and University Village sites that will be on display.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

DonutSlut Bringing Booze-Infused Doughnuts To West Town

"Think of a tasty martini on top of a fluffy, flavorful donut," DonutSlut's owner said.