Eric Williams, owner of The Silver Room.Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

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

Owner Eric Williams originally opened The Silver Room in Wicker Park in 1997. After three holiday seasons away, the re-opened Wicker shop could be here to stay.

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

Confused About Face Masks? An Infectious Disease Expert Answered All Of Our Questions

Dr. Richard Novak from UIC discusses the science behind face masks and how to properly make, wear and care for your mask.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

A Funeral To A Birthday Party To Church: Here’s How Coronavirus Spread In Chicago

Within weeks, 16 people related to "super-spreading" events had confirmed or suspected cases of coronavirus and three had died.

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

With Summer Fest Canceled, South Shore SSA Floats Ideas To Prop Up Businesses Hard Hit By Coronavirus

Ideas for $123,000 in available funds include a delivery service, a website promoting businesses and paying restaurants to feed first responders.