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Welcome To Block Club Chicago — Your Neighborhood News Is Back

Introducing our new, nonprofit, ad-free news site covering Chicago's neighborhoods. Join the Club!

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South Shore Landlords Leaving Storefronts Empty On Purpose, Chamber Boss Says

Vacant storefronts now fill the once-thriving South Shore business district. Can business "pioneers" help the neighborhood rebuild?

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The Black Mall Celebrates Black-Owned Businesses As Neighborhood Celebrities

The Black Mall, the online directory for black-owned businesses, honored companies over Memorial Day weekend in an effort to recognize their work and make them neighborhood celebrities.

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Finding Jobs For Neighborhood Residents A Focus Of $70,000 in University of Chicago Grants

The University of Chicago awarded Sunshine Enterprises in Woodlawn and the Chicago Jobs Council $35,000 each to address challenges of economic upward mobility in Chicago.

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This South Side Scholar Just Snagged $1.4 Million In Scholarships

The Epic College Prep senior credits support from teachers and classmates for her success.

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For South Shore Teacher, Golden Apple Award A Win For Neighborhood Schools

“It’s a great thing because I’ve been following Golden Apple since I became a teacher and I don’t necessarily see schools like ours or teachers that look like me very much,” said Heather Duncan.