The Raffe's Record Riot location on Cicero Avenue is closed for now — and possibly for good.Alex Hernandez / Block Club Chicago

Raffe’s Record Riot May Not Return To Portage Park Home, But You Can Find Its Vinyl In The ‘Burbs (Or Online)

After store owner Raffe Simonian died in May, his son-in-law moved the business to his record shop in suburban Park Ridge.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

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.