Beverly native Joshua Houston won a city-wide talent competition and earned a full-ride scholarship to college.Boys Girls Club of Chicago

Poetry Helped South Sider Joshua Houston Cope With Family Tragedy — Then It Got Him A Full Ride To College

Houston credits much of his success to his love of poetry —and the Boys & Girls club for fostering that love.

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Old Double Door Location In Line To Get Zoning Change To Become A Yeti Store

The high end cooler dealer wants to open in the shuttered home of the famed Double Door club at 1572 N. Milwaukee Ave.

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Lincoln Yards Developer Sterling Bay Will Unveil ‘Fleet Fields’ Soccer Fields This Weekend (PHOTOS)

It is unknown whether the developer will construct a school, library or community center as previously promised.

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Wormhole Coffee Will Join Margie’s Candies On Logan Square/Bucktown Border

"Wormhole 2" will be 90s-themed, an appropriate sequel to the 80s-themed Wormhole Coffee in Wicker Park.