Storefronts on 18th Street in Pilsen were transformed into a 1950s set for new HBO show "Lovecraft Country." Mauricio Peña/ Daniel Reyes

Stretch Of 18th Street Closed This Week As ‘Lovecraft Country’ Filming Returns To Pilsen

A new HBO series produced by Jordan Peele will close streets for filming in the evening and early morning hours from Wednesday until Saturday.

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Yo-Yo Ma Will Perform With Kids In A West Side Park After His Big Millennium Park Concert

As part of Friday's Day of Action against gun violence, Ma will be performing across the city at events geared towards building community.

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Feds Raid Ald. Carrie Austin’s Far South Side Ward Office

An FBI spokeswoman told Block Club Chicago agents had "conducted court-authorized law enforcement activities" in the area.

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Want To Break a World Record? Head To A Chicago Park District Pool Thursday

The Park District is joining in on a worldwide effort to break the record for the World's Largest Swim Lesson.