Construction is underway on the complex at 2701 W. Armitage Ave.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

59-Unit Apartment Project Rises At Logan Square Site Where Old Silk Factory Once Stood

In its heyday, the Oscar Heinemann factory at 2701 W. Armitage Ave. was one of the largest manufacturers of thrown silk in the country.

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Next Stop, Outer Space: Jefferson Park Blue Line Stop Has Some Surreal New Signs

The $25 million renovation of the Jefferson Park Blue Line stop now includes some surreal bus shelters.

Chicagoans Rattled After Getting ‘Extreme Alert’ Text From City, But It Was Only A Test

An "extreme alert" test sent out by the Office of Emergency Management and Communications scared some residents into believing it was the real thing.