A member of the Edgewater Beach Gardeners Association tends to a garden in the neighborhood. Linze Rice / DNAinfo Chicago

How Much Lead Is In Your Garden? Chicago Soil Study Aims To Educate, Empower Urban Growers

As part of their two-year study, soil researchers will provide quick, low-cost heavy-metal soil testing for home gardeners.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
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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.

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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.