Learn about block clubs, segregation and watch old movies at South Shore Night. My Block, My Hood, My City / South Side Home Movie Project

Learn The History (And Help Map The Future) Of Chicago’s Block Clubs

Plus: Check out old home movies from the South Side Home Movie Project and learn how a photographer connected people by using a folded map.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Wait, Are Two-Flats Only A Chicago Thing? Why These Uniquely Chicago Homes Have Thrived For A Century

Despite their history as affordable options for working families, two-flats are "in distress" as people convert them into single-family homes.

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

The Silver Room Extending Its Stay In Wicker Park — As Long As The Community Supports It

Eric Williams will maintain The Silver Room's Wicker Park location -- so long as business flows.