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Block Club Chicago Awarded $1.6 Million Grant From American Journalism Project To Expand

In conjunction with the American Journalism Project grant, the Chicago Community Trust pledged an additional $450,000 in matching funds to Block Club over three years.

Citywide

Cultivate By Forbidden Root Opens In Former Band Of Bohemia Spot In Ravenswood

Malt Row’s newest brewpub features vegan-friendly options prepared on a wood-fired hearth alongside craft beers. 

Ravenswood

Christmas In Chicago: 26 Photos Of Amazing Holiday Decorations In The City

PHOTOS: Chicagoans have decorated their blocks with hundreds of lights, candy canes and blow-up snowmen as they prepare for Christmas, Kwanzaa and New Year's.

Citywide

Ravenswood Light Up Nights Return This Weekend With Live Music, Restaurant Specials

Neighbors can enjoy light displays, a public art project, live music, restaurant specials and other holiday activities during the free, three-night event.

Ravenswood

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.

Citywide

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!

Citywide

Here’s How To Celebrate Halloween All Month In Lincoln Square And Ravenswood

Local businesses will host Halloween-themed events throughout October and keep their doors open on Halloween for trick-or-treaters.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Zombies Are Invading This Ravenswood Couple’s Home — And The Whole Neighborhood Is Watching

The handmade zombie display has drawn countless visitors who bring curiosity and neighborly connections to the quiet stretch of Ravenswood Manor.

Ravenswood

Some People Think Amazon Lockers In Parks Are Great, Park District Says Amid Uproar

In a news release titled, "What People Are Saying About Amazon Lockers," the Park District highlighted five supporters. Meanwhile, a South Side alderman has joined others in blocking them in her ward.

Citywide

Empirical Brewery’s ‘Nine Lives’ Beer Benefits Tree House Humane Society, Where The Brewery Got Its Shop Cats

Proceeds from the beer's sale will benefit Tree House's Cats at Work program, which pairs unsocialized cats with businesses.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Amazon Lockers Will Net Park District $137,600 At Most For First Year, Contract Shows

"It is not enough to justify having branding in our parks. It is absolutely not enough," Ald. Rossana Rodriguez-Sanchez (33rd) said. "I think this is a slap in the face."

Albany Park

Milky Milky Brings Filipino-Inspired Ice Cream — With A Lot Of Ube — To Ravenswood

Small-batch and hand-packed, Milky Milky's half pints were a pandemic project that turned into a beloved brand for Jojo Ybe.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
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