Protestors temporarily block the entrance of Bisnow's Emerging Neighborhoods real estate networking seminar Wednesday in Pilsen.Mauricio Peña/ Block Club Chicago

Activists Protest Outside Developer’s ‘Emerging Neighborhoods’ Seminar, Call For End To ‘Predatory’ Development In Pilsen

“They need to see the human faces of the people they are going to be displacing,” one community organizer said outside the event.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Bucktown Muggers Picked The Wrong Victim — A Female Golden Gloves Champion: ‘A Man Hits Me, I’m Firing Back’

Before muggers attacked her in Bucktown, Claire Quinn had won Chicago's Golden Gloves competition and carried a 6-0 fight record.

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

City Pushes To Improve Midway Plaisance ‘Swamp’ Land To Replace Parkland Lost To Obama Center

The city intends to upgrade the east end of Midway Plaisance as it tries to meet a federal requirement to replace Jackson Park land lost to the Obama Center.