About 40 residents gathered into a packed room at the Preservation of Affordable Housing’s Woodlawn Resource Center for the public meeting.Troy Closson/ Block Club Chicago

Woodlawn Residents Say City-Owned Lots Near Obama Library Should Become Affordable Housing, Walkable Business Corridor

The library is slated to open 2021.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Blagojevich’s Barber Likes The Gray Hair, Looking Forward To Working On That Famous Mane Again

Peter Vodovoz, owner of Mr. Barber of Chicago, said he likes the natural look Blagojevich got while in prison. But he needs a trim.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published

Howard Brown To Buy Pioneering Gay Bar Little Jim’s For A Major Expansion In Lakeview

Little Jim's, the oldest gay bar in Boystown, would close under the plan. The owners plan to retire.