A group of boys play basketball during the 2017 Hoops in the Hood event.Provided

Hoops In The Hood Turns Enemies Into Teammates – And The Big Game Happens Tomorrow

More than 400 participants from 20 neighborhoods throughout Chicago will play on Balbo between Columbus and Lake Shore Drive Thursday.

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

Rahm Allies Block TIF Reform Vote That Could Stall Lincoln Yards Development

Emanuel has said he is determined to push through the Lincoln Yards TIF district before he leaves office this spring.

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

Closing Heartland Cafe Might Become Residential Building, Owner Says

The cafe will be closed for a few months, its owner said, but he hopes to reopen — in a Rogers Park location — eventually.