Tuffy Auto Service Center uses humorous signs, like this one offering a "pumpkin spice oil change," to connect with customers.Mauricio Pena/Block Club Chicago

Need A Pumpkin Spice Oil Change? Lakeview Auto Shop’s Sassy Signs Help Boost Business

Customers have come in asking if the oil smells like pumpkin, said the auto shop's owner.

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

Belli’s Celebrates 5 Years In Pilsen, Prepares To Move Juice Bar West On 18th Street

The Pilsen juice bar is moving after Thalia Hall's owners decided not to renew their lease at the storefront.

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

Strip Mall Fire Forces Closure Of Churro Waffle, Other Irving Park Businesses

The fire impacted a restaurant, nail salon, martial arts gym, physical therapy center and dental office.

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

Brothers And Sisters Bringing Local Food, Drinks To Ukrainian Village — With Help From The Underground Food Collective

The Madison-based Underground Food Collective is known for its butcher shop and for its work connecting local farmers and butchers to city restaurants.