A man fishing at River Park on Tuesday. The tree roots and rocks along the shoreline were added to create new habitats for river wildlife.Alex V. Hernandez/Block Club Chicago

River Park Will Soon Offer Kayaking, Canoe Trips And More As North Branch River Activities Head Northwest

Money to convert the boathouse to a museum is being sought. "We're going to try and make this happen,” a park district planner said.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

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.

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

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.