Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park
- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
- Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
Cops Rarely Pull Over Drivers In Their Own Neighborhoods, Data Shows. Motorists In Black Neighborhoods Aren’t So Lucky
Drivers are least likely to be pulled over on the far Northwest and Southwest sides, where many first responders live. Ald. Nick Sposato said that's because "white people just know how to talk their way out of a ticket."
Send Block Club A Photo Of Your Jack-O’-Lantern And You Can Win $100 And Swag
Submit a photo of your jack-o'-lantern by Tuesday to enter our raffle. Your pumpkin could be highlighted in a Block Club newsletter!
Make Your Own Sugar Skulls For Día De Los Muertos At Cakewalk Chicago’s Beverly Workshop
Lori Parrett, pastry chef and owner, is resuming workshops after a long pandemic hiatus. For each ticket sold, she will donate a birthday baking kit to two area food pantries.
South Side Shops, Builders And Entrepreneurs Vying For $20,000 In Prizes To Grow Their Businesses
Voters at this year’s South Side Pitch will help determine the winning businesses — and the audience’s top choice will receive $1,000.
In Need Of Upgrades, Far South Side School Playground, Library And Park Hope To Win $1.5 Million In City Funding
The projects are among 21 finalists in the Chicago Works Community Challenge, which will award up to $10 million to upgrade seven public spaces across the city.
Beverly, Morgan Park Boil Order Was Caused By Pumping Station Failure — Not ComEd Power Outage, Investigation Finds
City officials last spring pointed the finger at ComEd for the failure of the Roseland Pumping Station, but an inspector general's investigation said rented city equipment was to blame.
This Beverly Yarn Store Wants To Help South Siders ‘Craft With Every Fiber Of Your Being’
Kamaca Champion dreamt for years of turning her love for knitting into her own store. Now, at Miss Purl, South Side crafters can express themselves in a yarn paradise.
Oooh Wee It Is Soul Food Restaurant Expanding To Wicker Park And Beverly This Fall
The restaurant is taking over the former Angry Pig Tavern location on North Avenue. It will also open a Beverly location on 111th Street.
‘South Side’s Shedd Aquarium’: How A New Aquatic Store Is Giving Locals An Oasis To Relax
Caring for his fish helped Aquatic Oasis owner Brandon Holmes find peace. Now, he hopes to bring that stillness to others.
Beverly Art Walk Celebrates Vibrant South Side Creative Scene With Art, Music And More
Pop-up galleries and an artist market are just a couple of things you can do during this weekend's Beverly Art Walk.
Jeanne’s Journey For Hope Is Fundraising For A Mount Greenwood 8-Year-Old With Leukemia
All of the proceeds from the Sept. 25 event will go to the Davis family as their daughter recovers from leukemia.
Some People Think Amazon Lockers In Parks Are Great, Park District Says Amid Uproar
In a news release titled, "What People Are Saying About Amazon Lockers," the Park District highlighted five supporters. Meanwhile, a South Side alderman has joined others in blocking them in her ward.
Enchanted Tightrope Brings Fairy Magic And Wirewalking To Chicago’s Parks
“Enchanted Tightrope is an invitation to come and play in the parks and observe some fairies walking on a tightrope,” performer Molly Plunk said. “It doesn't ask a lot of the audience."
Amazon Lockers Will Net Park District $137,600 At Most For First Year, Contract Shows
"It is not enough to justify having branding in our parks. It is absolutely not enough," Ald. Rossana Rodriguez-Sanchez (33rd) said. "I think this is a slap in the face."
Mobile City Hall Brings City Stickers, Parking Permits And More To Your Neighborhood Through October
Residents can get city stickers, parking permits, CityKey IDs and more Thursday in Jesse Owens Park. Two more events are next week in Mount Greenwood and Rogers Park.
More Than A Year After Looting, Auburn Gresham Jewel-Osco Reopens With Space For South Shore Drill Team
The store at 9400 S. Ashland has been fully remodeled and upgraded after closing in June 2020.
Chicago Style: 40 Photos Of Hot Dogs — And The Stands We Love — To Make You Drool Today
PHOTOS: In Chicago, hot dogs aren't just a meal — they're a work of art.
A Chicago Woman Had COVID Symptoms For A Year. Then She Got Vaccinated — And Is Recovering: ‘It Will Save Your Life’
Sotiria Tejeda, 22, said she finally has energy again and can even smell and taste after getting vaccinated. She has suffered from long COVID for more than a year.
Chicago’s Ultimate Ice Cream Guide: 100+ Places To Get Soft Serve, Shakes, Paletas And More Across The City
From soft serve to Thai rolled ice cream, mangoneadas and paletas, we've rounded up more than 90 spots with the best chilly sweet treats in Chicago.
100 Years And Counting For Beverly Bike And Ski: ‘A Touchstone Of The Neighborhood’
The shop can repair bikes that are decades old — expertise that came in handy when the pandemic caused a nationwide bike shortage and people dug out old bikes from their garages.