Articles By Ariel Parrella-Aureli

North Park Primary category in which blog post is published

North Park High School Completes Nearly $2 Million Renovation, Including Greenhouse

The CPS school serves students ages 14 to 22 with intellectual disabilities and impaired adaptive functioning. “We really want to always look at what our students can do and not what they can’t do," its principal said.

Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Shop Local 2020: A Beverly, Morgan Park And Mount Greenwood Holiday Gift Guide

“We did not want to see holiday money go to Amazon or big box stores so we were trying to provide a convenient way for folks in the area to shop local."

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Shop Local 2020: A Jefferson Park, Portage Park, North Park And Edison Park Holiday Gift Guide

“These businesses have gone out of their way to support us over many years ... Let’s try to support them during this time. I want to see them survive.”

South Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Mother And Son Duo Charged In Attack Of Teens Who Chalked ‘Biden 2020’ In South Loop Park

The battery charges come nearly two weeks after the attack at Chicago Women’s Park & Garden in the South Loop.

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

East Side Activists Bring Fight Against General Iron To Mayor Lightfoot’s Block: ‘We Need To Breathe Just Like Everybody Else’

"We are a dumping ground, we are the garbage can of the city," one Southeast Side resident said. "They don’t care about us, they don’t want to keep us safe or breathe the same clear, privileged air they breathe.”

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Woman Who Attacked Teens For Chalking ‘Biden 2020’ In South Loop Park Identified — But Not Arrested, Victim Says

Community members sent tips to identify the woman seen attacking two teens. Still, the woman, who said her husband is a police officer, has not been arrested.

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Teens Attacked After Chalking ‘Biden 2020’ In South Loop Park, Video Shows

A woman and man harassed the teens, who were babysitting, and then hit them, pulled them down and kicked them, one of the victims said.

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

Harry Potter’s World Comes To Lincoln Park At Halloween Home Inspired By The Books

Writer Kate Sample hopes her Halloween decorations will bring cheer to neighbors during a challenging 2020. People have loved the display so much they've added their own Harry Potter trinkets, she said.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Band of Bohemia, Nation’s Only Michelin-Starred Gastropub, Closes After Filing For Bankruptcy

The closure also comes after a slew of anonymous allegations involving the gastropub's ownership and former chef were published on Instagram.