Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

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

Transgender Day Of Remembrance Event To Honor Local Victims Dejanay Stanton, Ciara Frazier

The Center on Halsted is hosting a Transgender Day of Remembrance for trans people slain throughout the United States.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Storm Drops Inch Of Snow On Chicago, But More Could Come This Weekend

The South Side got hit the hardest during Thursday morning's snowstorm.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Man Tries To Lure 10-Year-Old Girl Into His Car In North Lawndale, Police Say

The child was crossing the street when a man in a car told her to “get in the car, so I can take you somewhere,” police said.

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

Free Lincoln Park ‘ZooLights’ Begins Nov. 23 With 2.5 Million Lights

The 24th annual ZooLights at the Lincoln Park Zoo brings out a crowd each year.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Chicago Is Colder Than Alaska Today (And Yes, This November Has Been Brutal So Far)

It's not your imagination: Tuesday is the 8th straight day in a row of below-normal temperatures for Chicago.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

Can King Drive Sparkle Like The Mag Mile This Holiday Season? Volunteers To Light Up South Side Stretch

My Block, My Hood, My City is collecting donations of holiday lights to put up near homes along King Drive.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale Primary category in which blog post is published

Women Say They Were Assaulted By Alderman’s Employee While Petitioning For His Challenger

The man worked for Ald. Jason Ervin's organization more than two years ago, a spokesman said.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Snow Is Coming Thursday (But Don’t Worry, It’ll Be Minimal)

The 1- to 1.5-inch expected snowfall is a bit early. The city doesn't typically get its first significant snowfall until closer to December.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Election Day Freebies Can Be A Legal No-No — But Chicago Businesses Found A Way To Do Them Anyway

The Field Museum, Stan's Donuts and Flowers For Dreams were among a slew of Chicago organizations that wanted to reward voters for heading to the polls.