A runner on the Bloomingdale Trail. Hannah Alani/Block Club Chicago

Bloomingdale Trail 5K Expanding, Will Offer 8K Race This Year

The $30 race registration includes a T-shirt, limited-edition Bloomingdale Trail poster and a coupon for free pizza from Blaze Pizza.

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Hyde Park’s D’Angelo Law Library: A Showstopper With Famous Architect, Rich History And Little Respect

Lee Bey's Overlooked South Side Buildings: U.S. Supreme Court Justice Earl Warren was there when the cornerstone was laid. Richard M. Nixon was at the dedication. And Barack Obama taught constitutional law there from 1992 to 2004.

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Meet The New Bin On The Block, Here To Help You Clean Your Plate And Save The Planet

Block Bins is the newest entrant in the compost collection business. Can an opt-in approach to reducing food waste succeed where recycling's failed?

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Classes Canceled Monday As Negotiations Continue Into Sunday Night

School buildings will be open and students will be served breakfast and lunch at schools, and then be offered dinner to take home,