Riders pulling into Motoworks Chicago, 1901 S. Western Ave., during the 2010 rally.Photo by Alex V. Hernandez.

Slaughterhouse, Chicago’s Longest-Running Scooter Rally, Returns Labor Day Weekend

The rally’s name is a nod to Chicago’s history as the "hog butcher to the world.”

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Construction Begins On ‘One Chicago Square’ Across From Holy Name Cathedral, Will Feature An 88-Story Tower

Workers are currently trying to get rid of rodents like rats in the area, and "abatement will remain a priority" during construction, Hopkins said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Ousted Ald. Joe Moore To Step Down As Ward Committeeman, Backs State Rep. Cassidy To Replace Him

Moore won't give up politics, though: “I cannot give up politics anymore than I can give up breathing," he said.