Chicago rapper Vic Mensa gave away backpacks in Chatham Friday. Lee Edwards/ Block Club Chicago

Rapper Vic Mensa And AT&T Team Up To Give Backpacks To South Side Students

“This will definitely help us," one Auburn Gresham mother said.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published
Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Wait, Are Two-Flats Only A Chicago Thing? Why These Uniquely Chicago Homes Have Thrived For A Century

Despite their history as affordable options for working families, two-flats are "in distress" as people convert them into single-family homes.

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

The Silver Room Extending Its Stay In Wicker Park — As Long As The Community Supports It

Eric Williams will maintain The Silver Room's Wicker Park location -- so long as business flows.