- 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
Shop Local 2021: A Bronzeville, South Loop And Washington Park Holiday Gift Guide
From perfect selfie backgrounds to children's book and yoga classes, the South Loop and Bronzeville have your holiday needs covered.
Here’s What Chicago’s Casino Could Look Like
The five casinos are proposed at the Tribune Publishing site, the old Michael Reese site, near McCormick Place, near Solider Field and at The 78 megadevelopment.
Not Your Average Christmas Carol: These Dance Carolers Will Bring Holiday Cheer To Your House
Choreographer Mariah Eastman launched the group during the pandemic last winter, when many people were unable to gather for the holidays. The idea was to knock on people's doors and propose a holiday dance instead of singing a carol.
Iñaki Bascaran, Wrigleyville Man Missing Since Last Week, Found Dead In Chicago River
Bascaran went missing Oct. 30 after a night out with friends at a River North bar.
Field Museum Celebrates Native American Heritage Month In Person And Online
The museum is spotlighting its Indigenous staff and the work they do for Native American Heritage Month.
CPS Student Newspapers Are Struggling To Publish Because Of New Tech Rules, Staffers Say
It's "alarming" how few CPS schools have newspapers — and a new state law and CPS rules are making it hard for even those few to publish, one adviser said.
Get Spooky With These 27 Halloween And El Día De Los Muertos Events Around Chicago This Weekend
Friday, Saturday and Sunday are packed with trick-or-treating, festivals and more. Here is our roundup of the festivities.
High-Rise Trick-Or-Treating Faced A Unique Threat: COVID. But Buildings Are Finding Ways Around It
It's hard for kids to go trick-or-treating in high-rises, since COVID-19 is more transmissible indoors. But buildings are using decorations, pet parades and more to celebrate.
Lakefront Trail Closed As 16-Foot, ‘Battering’ Waves Expected To Hit Chicago
The waves are expected to erode the shoreline and create "dangerous conditions," including flooding of low-lying roads and bike paths like the Lakefront Trail.
A Brewery With Wine-Beer Hybrids Is Opening Friday In The South Loop
Tyler Davis, a brewer of 12 years, is opening Duneyrr Artisan Fermenta Project and Moderne Dune, which replaces Motor Row Brewery.
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!
Chicago Sky Parade And Rally Kicks Off Tuesday. Here’s Everything You Need To Know
Expect the entire crew — including star Candace Parker, a Naperville native — to show up for Tuesday's celebration.
Candace Parker And The Chicago Sky Celebrated WNBA Title With A Portillo’s Takeout Run
Candace Parker's go-to Portillo's order: a fish sandwich with cheese, a jumbo chili cheese dog without onions, large fries, a chocolate cake shake and a piece of cake.
WNBA Stars Candace Parker, Allie Quigley Came Up In Chicago Area. Now, They’re Powering Sky’s Championship Run
Parker was a high school star in Naperville, while Quigley became one of DePaul's best players. Now, they're on a mission to win Chicago's first WNBA title.
Chicago Sky Sell Out Stadium For Game 3 — And Are Inspiring Women And Girl Hoopers: ‘I Can Do What The Sky Are Doing’
Women's basketball often gets overlooked, fans say, but the Sky are commanding Chicago's attention — and inspiring young players to pursue their hoop dreams.
Chicago’s Only All-Asian Volleyball Team Hopes To Make Noise At This Weekend’s Chinese 9-Man National Tournament
Chicago United is an upstart team that has brought together athletes across the city to play a sport distinctly rooted in Chinese American tradition.
Here’s How To Support Black-Owned Restaurants In Bronzeville, The South Loop This Month
The Blacktober virtual food fest is back with more than 50 Black-owned restaurants offering sweet deals this month.
Bring Your Pets To South Loop’s Annual Blessing Of The Animals Sunday
Grace Episcopal and Holy Trinity Lutheran Churches will host the worship service and the offerings will be donated to Friends of Petraits Rescue.
Bears Reportedly Sign Purchase Agreement For Arlington Racetrack As Plan To Bolt For Suburbs Gains Steam
Mayor Lori Lightfoot said the city is still trying to keep the Bears in Soldier Field. "Our door in City Hall remains open."
Dangerous Waves, Currents Expected At Chicago Beaches Monday
The day will be sunny and warm, though, with an expected high of 83 degrees.