Michael Reed, Jr. was one of dozens of volunteers working to rehab a neighborhood playground in Pullman.Lee Edwards/Block Club Chicago

Pullman Playground Reborn After Gang Feud Ends And Neighbors Come Together

The park on Corliss Avenue was decaying until the neighborhood and several organizations stepped up.

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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.