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Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Latin Jazz Festival Coming To Humboldt Park This Weekend

The fest, now in its 14th year, is Friday and Saturday at the Humboldt Park Fieldhouse.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
8:00 AM CDT

‘I Have To Start All Over Again’: Chicago Parents Worry About What’s Next If Preschools Close

Chicago parents are scrambling to find alternative child care as Head Start programs face steep budget cuts.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
7:00 AM CDT

Shooting Victim Wanted To Live To See Justin Fields Play For The Bears. He Survived — Then The Quarterback Paid Him A Visit

As Scott Morrow fought for his life, 41-year-old thought, "I can't die before I see Justin Fields take the field."

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Nearly 700 People Apply For 50 Apartments In New Logan Square Complex, Showing ‘Dire Need’ For Affordable Housing In Area

The 100-unit affordable housing complex being built next to the Logan Square Blue Line station is expected to open next year.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

This Couple Spent Lockdown Exploring Their Passion For Coffee. Now, They’re Opening Their Own Cafe

Jackie and Pierre Marquez plan to open Tasa Coffee at 4136 W. North Ave. next year.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

City Council Backs Plan To Turn West Side Bank Building Into Latino Heritage Center, Affordable Housing

The redevelopment of Pioneer Trust & Savings Bank, which has sat vacant for 13 years, would "preserve our cultural identity in that area and repel any symbols of gentrification," the alderman said.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Boys & Girls Club Will Be Built On Police Academy Campus After City Council Approval

The plan will bring the West Side a much-needed youth center. But critics said it's inappropriate to build a youth center at the controversial police training facility.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Logan Square’s Hollander Building To Become Lofts, Retail, Day Care After City Council Vote

Developer GW Properties wants to rehab and redevelop the nearly 110-year-old building at 2418 N. Milwaukee Ave., a project years in the making.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Affordable Apartments At Humboldt Park’s La Casa Puertorriqueña Site Got City Council Approval

For the past couple of years, there has been little activity on the site. But now, nonprofit developer Hispanic Housing’s long-planned project is moving forward.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Dill Pickle Food Co-Op Facing Closure Amid Financial Woes And Union Battle, Manager Says

"We are looking at closing our doors in a couple of months the way things are continuing right now," the store's general manager said. If so, the city would lose its only food co-op.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Avondale’s Kay Shoes Building Is Coming Back As Apartments, Ground-Floor Retail

The project will inject new life into a building that has sat vacant for two years, and it will enable the shoe store's owner to continue her family's legacy.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Humboldt Park Woman Sexually Assaulted By Masked Intruder, Police Say

Police say the man broke into the woman's apartment early in the morning by removing her air conditioning unit.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Shop Locally Made Art, Vintage Clothing And More At Palmer Square Art Fair

More than 30 vendors will sell their creations at the fair Saturday along Humboldt Boulevard.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

After Driver Badly Hurt In Logan Square Hit-And-Run, Family Wonders Why No Arrest Despite Insurance Claim Filed For Other Car

Mario Cruz was left with broken ribs, bleeding in his brain and a collapsed lung. Police haven't yet arrested the other driver.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

City Plan To Turn West Side Bank Building Into Affordable Housing And A Latino Heritage Center Moves Forward

The project would involve the Pioneer Trust & Savings Bank building and surrounding lots near North Avenue and Pulaski Road.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Helping Others, One Pizza At A Time: With ‘Pizza For Everyone’ Cookbook, Chefs And Chicago Foodies Share Recipes For A Cause

John Carruthers launched the book last week as an extension of his pop-up, Crust Fund Pizza, which funnels money to social justice groups.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Humboldt Park Teen Killed In Shooting, Other Gun Violence Victims Honored With Mural: ‘We Hope That Their Lives Inspire Change’

Neftali Reyes Jr. was shot and killed in 2017. Family and friends gathered this week to pay tribute to the 19-year-old, a talented baseball player who "learned to catch before he could walk."

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Music Writer Faces Long Road To Recovery After Being Shot In Humboldt Park: ‘It Could’ve Been So Much Worse’

Scott Morrow spent days fighting for his life. Now, friends and family are stepping up to help fund his long recovery.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Controversial Plan To Build West Side Youth Center On Police Academy Campus Gets Key City Approval

If approved by the full City Council, the facility would be the first new Boys & Girls Club in decades. The club would be on the same site as the $95 million Joint Public Safety Training Academy.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Avondale Concert Will Honor Late Polish Singer Krzysztof Krawczyk On Thursday

Krawczyk was a fixture at Polish nightclubs along Milwaukee Avenue in the '80s and '90s. He recently died of COVID-19 while living in Poland, according to Polish news outlets.

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