Miriam and Tony Ruiz want a developer for HGTV's "Windy City Rehab" to reconsider the size of an addition being built on a cottage next door to their home. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

HGTV Renovation Is ‘Ruining’ Our Backyard Views, Ukrainian Village Neighbors Say

The size of the addition was approved by the city's Landmark Commission, but neighbors say it's ruining the block's character.

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Was This Your Bar Mitzvah? 1955 Photo Album Found In A Jewel Inspires Search For Mystery Family

The album commemorates the bar mitzvah of "William," who would now be about 76. It was found atop craft beer at the Jewel in Andersonville.

Going To The Movies? Here’s What To See (And Skip) This Weekend

A classic children's book gets it's chance on screen, remembering a comedic legend and more. Third Coast Review breaks down your options.