More than 50 neighbors came out on Monday to express concerns about an events venue on their block. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

An Event Venue Proposal Near The 606 In Bucktown Draws Concern From Neighbors

Noise, litter and lack of parking were neighbors' main concerns based on comments at a meeting to discuss the proposed Prery.

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

Dog Park Planned For Jefferson Park Stalls As Ald. Gardiner Pulls Plug On Funding

Now-former Ald. John Arena (45th) promised a group advocating for a dog park at Austin-Foster Park $100,000. But new Ald. Jim Gardiner says hundreds of neighbors oppose the plan.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Another One: DJ Khaled Brings Miami Soul Food Franchise To Austin

Miami's DJ Khaled opened The Licking this week at 5045 W. Madison St., thrilling West Siders with its unique spin on soul food.