Will Quam runs the Brick of Chicago Instagram account and website. Block Club Chicago/Patty Wetli

How One Man’s Obsession With Chicago Bricks Spawned A Community Of Masonry Nerds

Meet the Guy Behind the Facade of Instagram's @BrickofChicago. Once you've seen brick through Will Quam's eyes, Chicago will never look the same.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published
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Long-Vacant West Ridge Building Could Finally Be Used … As A Parking Garage

The Monsoon Plaza building has sat vacant since it was built, but new owner Joe Perillo has a plan for the structure.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Chance The Rapper’s New Music Video Game For ‘I Love You So Much’ Was Designed By South Side Students

Rather than drop a music video for the single, Chance the Rapper's charity SocialWorks released a video game coded and designed by South Side students.

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Man Stabbed To Death By Coworker At Portage Park’s Foundation Tavern & Grille

Aside from a “large” knife, police recovered video footage of the attack and charges are pending.