(from left) Kelly Marie Thompson, owner of Fleur, and Mary Nisi, owner of Ampersand co-working and DJ company Toast and Jam, are behind the new event series.Mina Bloom/Block Club Chicago

‘Ladies Of Logan Square’ Events Aim To Unite, Empower Neighborhood’s Small Business Owners

"There [are] a lot of women who own awesome businesses in Logan Square. ... This is a great way to get those people in front of more people," co-founder Mary Nisi said.

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La Catrina Coffee Shop Owners Aim To Sell The Beloved Pilsen Cafe And Move To Mexico

The owners plan to move to Guanajuato City, Mexico, where they’ll open a community space.

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The People’s Stage Brings Karaoke, Community to Chicago Parks: ‘Performing Is Sharing’

This weekend, the most welcoming karaoke crew in town kicks off a tour of Chicago's parks at HornerFest in Ravenswood.

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2 Baby Gorillas At The Lincoln Park Zoo Have Been Named

The newborns' names pay tribute to areas where the zoo does research on ape and chimp groups.