King College Prep students, parents and faculty grab food at a July 2019 block party.Maxwell Evans/Block Club Chicago

Almost Every Student At King, South Shore International Showed Up For Their First Day Of Remote Learning

Officials at the two high schools prepared all summer to ensure students showed up on the first day of school — and they succeeded, posting attendance rates above 98 percent. Now, they look to maintain those high rates.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

After Some Neighbors Complain, City Removes Colorful Graffiti Along 606

Some neighbors were disappointed in the removal. "These things were beautiful. It's not hurting anybody," one said.

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

Waterhouse Tavern Is Serving ‘Pumpkin-Spiked Lattes’ At Its Pumpkin Patch Pop-Up

The Paulina Patch is decked out with hay bales, pumpkins and scarecrows, and it features fall-themed drinks.

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

Xquina Cafe Community Hub Officially Underway On 26th Street In Little Village: ‘This Is A Big Day’

“This project will become an educational ecosystem for Black and Brown entrepreneurs here and in our surrounding communities," one leader on the project said.