The facade of the Douglass Branch library. Pascal Sabino / Block Club Chicago

After Years Of Neglect, North Lawndale’s New And Improved Library Is Open — Thanks To Neighbors Who Fought For It

For decades, North Lawndale residents have pointed to their crumbling local library as proof of the city's neglect of the West Side.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Emporium Arcade Owners Bail On Plan To Expand MOCA Weed Dispensary In Logan Square

The dispensary was burglarized earlier this month and the burglar made off with more than $100,000 in cash, police said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Chicago’s South Asian Community To Rally Against India’s Anti-Muslim Citizenship Measure

A demonstration planned for Sunday in West Ridge will mirror others across the country.