First-year master's student Derek Wolter browses a book at the Seminary Co-op Bookstore on Woodlawn Avenue.Maxwell Evans/Block Club Chicago

The Seminary Co-Op Bookstores Are Co-Ops No Longer — Now They’re Nonprofits

The co-op hasn't paid out dividends to shareholders for the last quarter-century, so it didn't exactly live up to its name.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
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Blagojevich’s Barber Likes The Gray Hair, Looking Forward To Working On That Famous Mane Again

Peter Vodovoz, owner of Mr. Barber of Chicago, said he likes the natural look Blagojevich got while in prison. But he needs a trim.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published

Howard Brown To Buy Pioneering Gay Bar Little Jim’s For A Major Expansion In Lakeview

Little Jim's, the oldest gay bar in Boystown, would close under the plan. The owners plan to retire.