Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

You Can Help Clean Up This Greater Grand Crossing Block Thursday Morning

My Block, My Hood, My City is leading a cleanup of the 7100 block of Vernon Avenue 10 a.m. Thursday.

Bronzeville, Near South Side Primary category in which blog post is published

Police Plan To Arrest Teens At ‘Drug Corners’ Ahead Of 4th Of July Weekend

The holiday weekend typically sees a spike in shootings and murders — and Chicago's already been struggling with shootings and the recent slayings of children.

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Hyde Park Mural Honors Queer Activist And ‘Underground Hero’ Sky Cubacub

Cubacub — a non-binary, queer, disabled Filipinx activist and organizer — is featured in “Rebirth,” the second piece of the Queer Mural Series.

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More Than 30 South, West Side Businesses Awarded Neighborhood Opportunity Fund Grants

The application period ended in February and was the first overseen by Mayor Lori Lightfoot. More than 325 businesses applied for funding.

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Hyde Park Tenants Face Eviction Despite Company’s Pledge To Help Those In Need

Hilary Leithauser and Takintayo Akinbiyi face eviction over April's late rent, despite consistent contact with TLC Management and a pledge from the landlord to provide relief to cooperating tenants.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Chicago Gyms Reopen, But Coalition Asks City To Allow 50 Percent Capacity, Optional Masks

Chicago has stricter restrictions for indoor gyms, including mandatory face masks and a 25-percent capacity cap.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

Hyde Park Mutual Aid Organizer Pledges $5,000 To Match Monthly Donations

Laura Staley's family will match the first month of recurring donations in an effort to encourage neighbors to help those in need.

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South Side’s 2nd Shared Street Opens Friday In South Shore

A loop along 68th Street, Dorchester Avenue, 70th Street and Kenwood Avenue will be closed to through traffic to encourage pedestrians and cyclists to get outside.