Six of the seven founders of the South Side Giving Circle pose for a picture (L-R): ​Nicole Reed, Jessyca Dudley, ​Phaedra M. Leslie​,​ Felicia Davis​, ​Melody M. Miller​, Nicole Robinson (Cristal Gary, not pictured, is also a founding member). Chicago Foundation For Women

Meet The South Side Queenmakers: Philanthropists Team Up To Invest In Black Women And Girls

The group, formed through the Chicago Foundation For Women, will issue grants to groups dedicated to helping black women and girls.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Esam Hani’s New Logan Square Sports Bar To Open By January

Patrons can expect lots of TVs and a Tex-Mex menu at the new bar, called The Old Plank.

Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Family Fighting To Add Garage To Historic Home For Daughter In Wheelchair Told To Wait A Month For Decision

A neighborhood association that opposes the garage has said it could damage the historic integrity of the Old Town Triangle Landmark District.

Bronzeville, Near South Side Primary category in which blog post is published

Fight Is On To Save One Of Bronzeville’s Links To Its Past, The Boston Store Stable

The Boston Store Stable has ties to Chicago's architectural and mercantile history, and also has links to Bronzeville's rich past.