A rendering of the proposed development at 5150 N. Northwest Hwy.IMAGE COURTESY FULL CIRCLE COMMUNITIES

Jefferson Park Affordable Housing Plan Wins City Council Approval After Months Of Drama

Developers could break ground on the project next year if they are able to secure tax credits from the state.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Hyde Park Students Want Chicago To Ban Styrofoam — And With Some Help From A Former Governor, City Hall Is Listening

With help from former Gov. Pat Quinn, a group of Ray Elementary sixth graders took the unusual step of submitting their own ordinance to City Council.

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

Bucktown Arts Fest Will Bring 100+ Artists To Holstein Park This Weekend

There is no entry fee, but proceeds from donations and beer sales will support Friends of Holstein Park, local artists and projects in local classrooms.