Nike converted an abandoned church into facility for teens to develop basketball skills in the West Loop.Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

West Loop Church Becomes Incredible Basketball School For Chicago Teens

The Nike workshop is bringing 2,000 teens from the South and West Sides to the church aiming to bring communities “together through the power of sport."

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Karalynn McNicholas, Found Dead In Chicago Lawn, Was Murdered, Officials Say

The Mount Greenwood resident had been strangled miles away from her home and without her phone or purse.

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

Neon Wilderness, New Spot From Bar DeVille Partner, Opens For Happy Hour Thursday

The bar near the Division Blue Line station pays homage to the neighborhood's Polish roots with its name, cocktails and laid-back vibe.