Melissa Schlesinger, a WPB Ambassador, and Special Service Area Taxpayer District No. 33 Chairman Brent Norsman approach Wicker Park's main hub during a training walk. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Taxpayer-Funded ‘Ambassadors’ Put Extra Eyes On Wicker Park, Bucktown Streets

The ambassadors earn $17 an hour.

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

Uptown Clothing Line Lawrence & Argyle Celebrates Chicago’s Immigrant Communities

The daughter of Vietnamese refugees, Jennifer Ho's line features shirts with phrases like “Child Of Immigrants” and “We Are All American.”

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

Milwaukee Avenue’s Housing Boom Inches North With Six-Story Complex Coming To Former Pierre’s Bakery Spot

Despite Ald. Ramirez-Rosa's wishes, the six-story building will replace the shuttered bakery at 2755 N. Milwaukee Ave.