Neighbors participate in a peace march in Albany Park in response to a recent surge of shootings. BOB CHIARITO/BLOCK CLUB CHICAGO

Northwest Side Shootings Starting To Drop After Months Of Outcry: ‘It’s Gotten So Much Better’

After months of violence in Ravenswood Manor and Albany Park, neighbors say police interventions and new cameras are working as shootings are way down.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

You Can Support The Irish Nobleman, Local Artists By Shopping West Town Bar’s Pop-Up

Sales from face masks will support a local effort to give free masks and holiday cards to 1,800 West Town seniors.

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

With No Help Coming From D.C., Indie Music Venues Launch Virtual Concerts To Help Save Struggling Clubs

The weekly virtual concerts will feature local artists performing from empty Chicago venues to raise money for a new emergency relief fund.

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

Volunteers Needed To Clean Up Humboldt Boulevard In Logan Square

Resident Hayley Krolik spearheaded the event, set for Dec. 5. Cleaning supplies will be provided.