Ald. Raymond Lopez (15th) poses with one of the kids who will use the new playlot being built in the 6400 block of South Honore next year. Jamie Nesbitt Golden/Block Club Chicago

Englewood’s Peace Campus Breaks Ground On New Playlot As Block’s Transformation Marches Forward

The playlot is the latest addition to the growing Peace Campus on the 6400 block of South Honore.

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Service At Troubled Bronzeville Post Office Improving, Ald. Says, But ‘Still Not Where It Should Be’

A lot less neighbors attended the meeting, but those who did are still not thrilled with the service at their neighborhood post office.

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South Side Aldermen Balk At Lightfoot’s Suggested Sites For Chicago’s Casino

The idea that a casino be built in Bronzeville is "appalling and offensive," Ald. Sophia King says. "It would be like putting a casino in Harlem.”

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It Could Feel As Hot As 115 Degrees This Weekend. Here’s How To Stay Safe (And Help Your Neighbors)

My Block, My Hood, My City is offering free fans and cold water to elderly people in the city who are in need.