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Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

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

Humboldt Park Beach Is (Almost) Back! Chicago’s Only Inland Beach Opens June 25

The beach will open the same day as the city's outdoor pools.

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A Hit-And-Run In Avondale Left A Man With Steep Hospital Bills. Now, His Neighbors Are Stepping Up To Help

Oscar Olivares, 27, was leaving Sleeping Village when a driver hit him. His friends are raising money to pay for his medical care.

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11:35 AM CDT

Ørkenoy Hosting ‘Midsummer Block Party’ At Kimball Arts Center To Celebrate Local Artist Community

"This is very in line with our ethos of celebrating and supporting artists," one of the brewery's co-owners said.

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7:33 AM CDT

‘Yarn Bombers’ Adding Vibrancy To The 606 Trail: ‘Making The World A Little More Whimsical In A Tough Time’

A few dozen knitters and crocheters are "yarn bombing" the trail to spread joy after a difficult pandemic year.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Solemn Oath Brewery’s Logan Square Taproom Opens Friday

On the menu is an array of Solemn Oath's Belgian-inspired, barrel-aged beer, along with cocktail "spritzes" made with its hard seltzer, City Water.

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West Side Nonprofit Dedicated To Helping Kids Robbed Of Laptops, Tablets, Van: ‘Such A Violation’

After a group broke into The Bloc's West Humboldt Park headquarters, the organization is raising money to replace the stolen items and upgrade its security system.

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Family, Friends Honor ‘School Of Rock’ Musician Kevin Clark With Loud Farewell — And Promise To Fight For Bike Safety On Western Avenue

The boisterous sendoff was a fitting tribute to Clark, a “loud” drummer known for his role in the “School of Rock” movie. A driver fatally hit Clark last month as he biked through the intersection at Logan Boulevard and Western Avenue.

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Theater Centering Palestinian Stories Looks To Open In Avondale: ‘Now More Than Ever, We Need To Amplify These Voices’

The duo behind Uprising Theater is collecting grants and donations to renovate a family-owned building into a home base for their productions.

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Elastic Arts Reopening For In-Person Shows After 15-Month Pause: ‘It Feels Like A Great New Beginning’

Logan Square performance space Elastic Arts is coming out of hibernation as the city reopens. The Vincent Davis Quartet is slated to perform Friday.

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Chicago Fire Eyes Belmont Cragin As Home For Team’s Massive $90M Training Facility

Neighbors can attend a community meeting Thursday about the project, which includes a performance center and soccer fields at Hanson Park.

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Dwayne Thomas, Chicago Punk Legend Who Disappeared Last Week, Found Dead

Thomas made waves as an anti-Nazi skinhead in the '80s. "He'll always be known as that guy who broke stereotypes. Everyone has a story about Dwayne."

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Humboldt Park’s Puerto Rican Parade On For This Month, Festival Returns In September

Organizers are thrilled to host joyous summer events after a year of loss and hardship for Latino neighborhoods. "It is a moment of pride that we are still here."

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Front Porch Jazz Shows Helped Logan Square Neighbors Through 2020 Lockdown. Now, They’re Weekly Concerts In Palmer Square Park

The shows, popular last summer, will continue at a new venue. "We're just trying to provide a nice thing for the neighborhood."

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After Kevin Clark Killed By Driver At Dangerous Logan Square Intersection, Cyclists Say It Needs To Be Fixed — Now

A transportation advocacy group flagged the intersection as dangerous years ago, but the city hasn't taken steps to make it safer. "How many cyclists need to be killed at that location?"

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Clemente High School’s Baseball Team Finishes First Season Since Pandemic Hit With Big Win: ‘As A Team, We Never Gave Up Hope’

The Wildcats' dramatic win in their last game was an emotional end to a season after spending a year sidelined by the pandemic.

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The Duplex Opens Thursday In Logan Square, Bringing Fried Chicken And Mexican Food To Former Merchant Space

The Duplex, 3137 W. Logan Blvd., will have changing menus with a different set of chefs every few months.

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Cop Who Killed Anthony Alvarez, Then Pulled Gun In Road Rage Clash Still Has His Weapon, Has Not Been Disciplined

Police and city officials won't say whether Evan Solano will be relieved on his police powers as the investigations continue. Alvarez's family says the incidents point to anger issues, which his lawyer denies.

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Graffiti Artists Cover Logan Square’s Congress Theater With Colorful Murals Ahead Of Potential Redevelopment

The murals are meant to liven up Milwaukee Avenue and also help longtime graffiti artists maintain a presence in the gentrifying neighborhood.

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Logan Square Neighborhood Association Names Youngest President In Its History: ‘She Represents The Future’

"When we speak about shaping our future for young folks, we should really let young folks have an input in that," 19-year-old Prisilla Tito said.

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Logan Square Blue Line Station Will Transform Into An Art Gallery After Publisher Spends $48K To Buy All Ad Spaces For Neighborhood Photos

"I really want to make sure that these everyday histories — people's stories — aren't ignored," Khloe Karova said.

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