The sun rises over Promontory Point May 26, a "once a year" opportunity to align the sun's reflection with the Point's fieldhouse, Murphy said. The photo is the cover of his 2021 calendar of Hyde Park landscapes and landmarks.Timothy Murphy

Amateur Photographer Selling Hyde Park Calendar To Support Neighborhood Historical Society

With help from his family, East Hyde Park resident Timothy Murphy is selling $10 calendars featuring his photography of the neighborhood. A portion from each sale will be donated to the Hyde Park Historical Society.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Retired Chicago Firefighter Killed In Attempted Carjacking In Morgan Park

Dwain Williams, 67, joined the fire department in 1992. Police say he was stopping at a local popcorn shop when he was attacked.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Kitten Trapped In Car’s Engine Rescued By East Ukrainian Village Neighbors

A neighbor who cares for a feral cat colony alerted Animal Control and cops for help, to no avail. It took a nearby vet tech and the car's owner to save it.

Citywide Primary category in which blog post is published

Social Distancing Is A Privilege — And More Black And Latino Chicagoans Died Because They Couldn’t, Study Says

That translated into neighborhoods with more Black and Latino residents seeing more COVID-19 deaths in the spring, according to the study.