A cyclist moves around a truck parked in the path of cyclists along Milwaukee Avenue in Wicker Park. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Website That Shames Drivers For Stopping In Bike Lanes Gets City Ticket Agency’s Attention

Bike Lane Uprising features photos of cars or trucks (and their license plates) obstructing bike lanes — could the city start using the site to ticket people?

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Negotiations Deadlocked As Chicago Moves To Its Fifth Day Without School

Striking teachers rallied in the Loop Wednesday morning at the start of Day5 of the strike.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Free Legal Aid Coming To West And South Sides Thanks To Communities Partnering For Peace

"Ultimately this should be the definition of what people consider community lawyering," said Miguel Keberlein, Executive Director of the Legal Aid Society.

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The Seminary Co-Op Bookstores Are Co-Ops No Longer — Now They’re Nonprofits

The co-op hasn't paid out dividends to shareholders for the last quarter-century, so it didn't exactly live up to its name.