Ald.-elect Daniel La Spata addresses members of the West Bucktown Neighborhood Association on May 6 at The Joinery, 2533 W. Homer St. Hannah Alani/Block Club Chicago

As Bucktown Residents Push New Alderman To Crack Down On Crime, La Spata Says CHA Must Address Recent Shootings

Ald.-elect Daniel La Spata said he supports hiring more officers, but he's "not willing to go back to the policing we’ve had in the past 15 to 20 years."

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published
South Chicago, East Side Primary category in which blog post is published

Closed South Chicago YMCA Set For Revival With $26 Million Renovation Of Senior Apartments, Community Center

"This was really a hub of activity in the heart of South Chicago until the YMCA closed," the developer said.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published

Low-Line Market Set To Return With Social-Distancing Guidelines And No Live Music

Lakeview's Low-Line Market is tentatively set to open for the season on June 4, but with strict measures in place to keep people safe during the coronavirus pandemic.

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

California Clipper Landlord Says He Tried To Help Owner Save Beloved Bar, Hopes It Will Carry On

Landlord Gino Battaglia said bar owner Brendan Sodikoff skipped out on his rent. "It's not about the money. It's a matter of principle," Battaglia said.