Flyball, which features apparel inspired by the National Negro League, will be at 47th Street and Vincennes Avenue through September 30. Boombox Chicago / Facebook

Neighborhood History You Can Wear: Negro League-Inspired Clothing Shop Pops Up In Bronzeville

The "father of black baseball" started the National Negro League in Bronzeville, and Flyball's owner hopes to honor that history through fashion.

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None Of The City’s Neighborhood Opportunity Fund Grants Went To North Lawndale Last Round

Lawndale is one of the neighborhoods that is supposed to be prioritized under the INVEST South/West initiative. Now the fund has reopened, and West Side leaders are encouraging applicants to try again.

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Andersonville’s Cheetah Gym Turning Its Parking Lot Into Outdoor Movie Theater

The parking lot will be sectioned off for socially-distanced viewings of "A Goofy Movie" and "A League Of Their Own."

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Outdoor Dance Performances, Classes Coming To Avondale Parking Lot In October

The events, scheduled for Oct. 3-4, are being put on by a dance company formed in the midst of the pandemic.