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, Back of the Yards
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
18 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Riot Fest, Beverly Art Walk And More Fun
The Lakeview Taco Fest, Martini Festival, Edgewater Arts Festival and several Mexican Independence Day celebrations are also on tap.
Danny Golden, Officer Paralyzed In Beverly Shooting, Gets Massive Welcome Home Parade After Leaving Rehab Facility
Ald. Matt O'Shea said he couldn't be prouder of the community for backing Golden with a million-dollar fundraiser and signs of support. "You mark my words, Danny Golden is going to walk again."
Virtual 5K Raising Funds For Family Who Lost 14-Month-Old Daughter To Cancer
Supporters are encouraged to buy a RuesCrew T-shirt and complete a 5K in honor of Rue Sieburg, who died from cancer in March.
Mount Carmel Will Remain All-Boys School As Leaders Take Coed Plan Off The Table For Good
The Catholic school considered going coeducational. But leaders are abandoning the plan after a negative response from parents.
Rainbow Cone Franchises Now Available In 12 Other States: Here’s How Much It Costs To Own One
Startup investments including training expenses, design, construction, signs, computer systems and licenses can run up to about $1.3 million, plus franchise and marketing fees.
Marist High School To Turn Football Field Into ‘Southside SummerFest’ This Weekend
The new event features sets from Back Country Boys, Soul 2 The Bone, The Ron Burgundy's and Tributosaurus.
Far Southwest Side Alderman Demands Investigation After Hundreds Of Homes Flooded
More than 500 calls about flooding were reported to 311 after a weekend storm, Ald. Matt O'Shea said. "The toilet was flushing water like a fountain; we could not stop it," one Mount Greenwood resident said.
Off-Duty Cop Paralyzed In Beverly Shooting Released From Hospital After Outpouring Of Support
A GoFundMe to support Golden's recovery has raised $1.3 million and Tom Brady, Ozzie Guillen and other celebrities have sent messages of support.
Off-Duty Cop Paralyzed In Beverly Shooting Was Trying To Break Up Fight Outside Bar, Prosecutors Say
In text messages, the men charged joked about the shooting, prosecutors said. A GoFundMe for 31-year-old Danny Golden's recovery raised $550,000 in its first few hours live.
COVID Vaccination Sites For Kids, Families Have Slots Open Throughout Summer
Anyone 6 months and older can get a COVID-19 vaccine. South Side sites are open throughout the summer for families.
Many Business Owners Relieved, Others Skeptical As Private Security Begins In Beverly, Mount Greenwood
Unarmed guards started patrolling commercial strips on the Southwest Side as part of a pilot program last week. The move is partly in response to local entrepreneurs' concerns about a rise in crime.
After Fire Destroys Morgan Park Family’s Home, Loved Ones Raising Money To Help Injured Couple Heal
The Corderos, who are in the 70s, were badly burned in the June 18 fire and remain hospitalized.
Citing ‘Troubling’ Police Shortages, O’Shea Brings Private Security To Beverly, Mount Greenwood
The private security guards will patrol commercial strips in Beverly, Morgan Park and Mount Greenwood, Ald. Matthew O'Shea said.
Afro Joe’s Coffee Shop Reopens In Beverly Saturday: ‘We Can’t Wait To See Peoples’ Faces’
Afro Joe's will reopen in Beverly for the Memorial Day weekend with live music and a DJ. The beloved coffee shop closed its Auburn Gresham location in April.
14 Candidates Vying For Bobby Rush’s Congressional Seat Make Their Case To 1st District Voters At South Side Forum
With few differences in their end goals, more than a dozen candidates shared their legislative goals and touted their experience at a 1st District candidates' forum Monday.
City Grange Closes Lincoln Square, Beverly Garden Stores, Hints At Possible Comeback In Edgewater
Owner LaManda Joy closed the shops after moving back to Oregon for family reasons. But a comeback is "plausible," as the business still controls a lease at a historical Edgewater shop it used for a pop-up.
Afro Joe’s Coffee Shop Opening In Beverly As City Grange Closes South Side Location
Owners Kendall and Aisha Griffin expect the shop to open in coming weeks: "We’re excited about introducing a new community to Afro Joe’s."
Rainbow Cone Is ‘Finally Venturing North’ As Iconic South Side Company Teams Up With Buona Beef
A shared Rainbow Cone and Buona Beef location will open in Skokie May 11. It will be the second joint restaurant in the two-year-old merger.
South Side Nuns Find Their Rhythm — And A Sense Of Community — At Beverly Line Dancing Class
Dominican sisters Diane Boutet and Jean Matijosaitis said God watches over them as they slide in dance class.
Chicago River To Be Dyed Green Again, And Parades Are Back For St. Patrick’s Day Weekend
The Downtown, South Side and Northwest Side St. Patrick's Day parades will return for the first time since the start of the pandemic.