Jahmal Cole, founder of My Block, My Hood, My City, decorates one out of dozens of street lights along King Dr. My Block, My Hood, My City

This Year, King Drive Will Sparkle Like The Mag Mile Thanks To My Block, My Hood, My City’s Christmas Light Project

My Block, My Hood, My City hopes to make its King Drive project bigger and brighter this winter.

Bronzeville, Near South Side Primary category in which blog post is published
Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Work Begins To Turn Wilson Men’s Hotel In Uptown Into $1,000 Micro-Apartments

The former single-room occupancy building will be called Wilson Club and include 76 micro apartments.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Prison Separation Gets Even Harder During The Holidays, So This West Side Ministry Is Bringing Families Together

Celestial Ministries drives families downstate to visit incarcerated loved ones and organizes a gift drive for children with a parent in prison.

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

Welcome To The Party, Pal. ‘Die Hard’ Pop-Up Takes Over The Sixth Cocktail Bar For Holiday Season

The Christmas pop-up bar serving drinks inspired by the 1988 film — one of the greatest Christmas stories of all time.