Artist J.C. Rivera paints a mural near the Paulina Brown Line stop in 2018.Lakeview Chamber of Commerce/Facebook

Despite Destruction Of More Public Art By City Crews, Alderman’s Plan For Mural Registry Stalls

The proposal could "hurt neighborhoods like mine that are struggling with graffiti,” one alderman said.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published
Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Dog Park Planned For Jefferson Park Stalls As Ald. Gardiner Pulls Plug On Funding

Now-former Ald. John Arena (45th) promised a group advocating for a dog park at Austin-Foster Park $100,000. But new Ald. Jim Gardiner says hundreds of neighbors oppose the plan.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Another One: DJ Khaled Brings Miami Soul Food Franchise To Austin

Miami's DJ Khaled opened The Licking this week at 5045 W. Madison St., thrilling West Siders with its unique spin on soul food.