Crews worked to piece together the concrete along the lake near Navy Pier after Saturday's storms left the area flooded. Justin Laurence/Block Club Chicago

Lakefront Trail Turned Into ‘Piles Of Asphalt’ In Places After Weekend Storm: ‘Worst I’ve Ever Seen’

The hardest hit areas likely won't be fixed until spring, a CDOT official said.

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With Chicago’s Official Fireworks Canceled, Neighbors Stage Rogue Displays

VIDEO & PHOTOS: Block Club photographer Colin Boyle captured neighbors celebrating in South Shore, Lincoln Park and on the Near West Side.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

8 Shot, 4 Fatally, In Englewood Shooting, Police Say

A 14-year-old boy was among those killed. Two boys, ages 11 and 15, were among those injured, police said.

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

7-Year-Old Girl Shot And Killed While Visiting Relatives On July 4th

Natalie Wallace, an East Side resident, was killed Saturday night in another act of violence against a Chicago child.