"Fresnel Radiance" was created by artist Samuel Schwindt (pictured) as the first completed Window Works installation in Wicker Park-Bucktown. Schwindt's work can be seen inside the vacant storefront located at 2139 N Damen Ave.Hannah Alani/Block Club Chicago

Vacant Storefronts Are Getting Art Installations To Ease The Eyesore And Help Local Artists

The "Window Works" program in Wicker Park and Bucktown is targeted at retail storefront that sit vacant.

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

25th Ward Runoff: Byron Sigcho Lopez, Alex Acevedo Set To Square Off At West Loop Forum Monday

It's a heated race with Ald. Danny Solis gone, as the 25th Ward will soon have a new leader for the first time in more than two decades.

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

Army Of Lawyers Will Be Watching 25th Ward Polling Places On Election Day In Response To Vote Buying, Fraud Allegations

In February, some fourth precinct voters said they were given $20 gift cards in exchange for a vote for candidate Byron Sigcho Lopez.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Belmont-Cragin Elementary School Is Getting A New $44 Million State-Of-The-Art Building

Belmont Cragin is home to the fastest growing Latino population in the state, according to a local nonprofit.