A Lakeview homeowner has cordoned off 3,000 square feet of public land for their private use, the Park District Office of the Inspector General alleges. The property is shown here in a June 2019 capture on Google streetview.Google Maps

A Wealthy Family Planted Hedges On Park District Land To Make A Personal Front Yard, Inspector General Alleges

The yard in front of Michael Tadin Jr.'s Lakeview home is public land, part of Lincoln Park. But a hedgerow suggests otherwise.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published
Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published

More Street Closures This Weekend For Expanded Outdoor Dining

The street closures aim to give struggling restaurants room to safely serve more diners.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Former Illinois Congressman Blasts Goya Foods, Joins Boycott Of Company After CEO Praises Trump

Following the ceremony, Goya Foods faced swift backlash from people who urged others never to purchase Goya products again.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

West Side Boxing Club Giving Out Produce, Groceries To Families Sunday: ‘We Want To Run This Indefinitely’

The organization's next food drive is set for noon - 4 p.m. Sunday at the former home of Mission of Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1345 N. Karlov Ave