Jefferson Park, Portage Park

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

City Must Spend ‘Millions’ More To Combat Affordable Housing Shortage, Group Tells Aldermen

Since 2008 — before the passage of the Affordable Requirements Ordinance — general fund dollars spent on affordable housing has fallen from $32 million to $14 million.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Pigeon-Feeding Woman Curses Out State Rep On Facebook Live After Being Asked To Stop

State Rep. Jaime Andrade, Jr. was live when he confronted a pigeon-feeding woman at the newly powerwashed Irving Park Blue Line stop.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Chicago Accents Are Not Sexy At All, Study Finds

Apparently people think Southern accents are more attractive than ours, to which we say: You're all jagoffs.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Shakespeare In The Parks: Here’s The Full Schedule Of Free Shows

Chicago Shakespeare Theater's production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" will make stops at 18 parks this summer.

Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published

PAWS Animal Shelter Is Full And ‘Urgently’ Needs Foster Families To Save Dogs, Cats

The shelter will host an adoption event this weekend to try to find homes for its cats and dogs.

Midway, West Lawn Primary category in which blog post is published

City To Spray Chicago Lawn For Mosquitoes At Dusk Wednesday

Wednesday’s use of the insecticide Zenivex is the first Chicago spraying this summer.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Junebug Café To Serve Meat Pies, Fresh Beignets, Chicory Coffee In Portage Park

Owners Chris and Jacqueline Murphy will serve up French creole cuisine when they open near Six Corners later this summer.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Sears Signs At Shuttered Six Corners Store Removed Wednesday Night

Plans for a mixed-use development with retail and residential components at the former Sears still haven't been filed with the city.