Artist Tara McPherson in front of a new mural she's working on along the front of the Cards Against Humanity building. Alisa Hauser/ Block Club Chicago

Could Chicago Become U.S. ‘Capital Of Street Art’? After Embarrassing Mistakes, Plan To Save Murals Emerges

Streets and San crews blotted out work by famous artists across the city. Now, an alderman and a city agency are on a mission to celebrate — not erase — such work.

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

Presidio To Close After 4 Years In Bucktown, Saturday Night Will Be ‘Last Call’

"Stop waiting until your favorite spot is on its last leg," Presidio's owner Patrick Cullen said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Explore CTA Control Center, Soho House At Open House Chicago

Big Monster Toys and St. Basil Greek Orthodox Church are among the West Loop and University Village sites that will be on display.

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

DonutSlut Bringing Booze-Infused Doughnuts To West Town

"Think of a tasty martini on top of a fluffy, flavorful donut," DonutSlut's owner said.