City attorney Steve Q. McKenzie addresses questions from the media Friday Feb. 1.Jonathan Ballew/Block Club Chicago

City Makes Emergency Heat Repairs At Cold Buildings … And Will Send Landlords The Bill

The city used its powers for the first time in order to proactively fix six buildings officials say were absolute emergencies.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Anyone Who Receives Government Assistance Can Now Get A Big Discount On The Internet In Chicago

The Internet Essentials program is making it so anyone who participates in at least one government assistance program can get discounted broadband in Chicago.

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

Little Victories, A New Bar And Restaurant In Former Anthem Space On Division Street, Opening Soon

The Wicker Park sports bar is gone, and the new place will now be "more in in-line with the neighborhood evolution over the past 10 years," an owner said this week.