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Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

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

‘Best Of Logan’ Competition Challenges Chefs To Make Food With Beer From Local Breweries

Tickets are $30 to be a judge and taste-test the beer-food. Maplewood, Revolution, Pipeworks, Marz, Hopewell and Ravinia have all signed on.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
9:31 AM CDT

Plan To Turn Closed Von Humboldt School Into ‘Teachers Village’ With Affordable Apartments Gets $18 Million In City Funding

The Humboldt Park school, which closed in 2013, is poised to become an 107-unit apartment complex geared toward teachers, but the $50.6 million project needs much more public financing to get off the ground.

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

24 Apartments, Retail Could Be Built On Vacant Belmont Avenue Lot In Avondale

The project would include two-bedroom apartments renting for $2,000 per month. Neighbors can weigh in at a community meeting Oct. 16.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
7:20 AM CDT

She Makes The Food, He Roasts The Beans: Couple Opens Tasa Coffee Roasters In West Humboldt Park

Jackie and Pierre Marquez started experimenting with coffee at home during the lockdown. Now they own one of the neighborhood's first café and roasters.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Logan Square’s Vanishing Workers Cottages Will Be Highlighted At A Walking Tour Next Month

Many workers cottages in gentrifying Logan Square have been torn down in recent years and replaced with modern condos or single-family homes.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Peek Inside The Meadowlark, A Cozy Cocktail Bar Opening Monday In Logan Square

The speakeasy-style bar is the owners’ third establishment at California Avenue and Palmer Street. They also run Lardon and Union inside the building.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Beer And A Shop: New Consignment Lounge Bar Along Logan Square-Avondale Border Doubles As Vintage Store

Part bar, part vintage shop, the quirky business is "80 percent art project and 20 percent questionable decisions," one owner said.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Off-Duty Officer Shot In Avondale ‘Road Rage Incident’ Is No Longer With Police Department, Officials Say

The 27-year-old woman is no longer working as an officer, but the department did not explain why.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

After Close Race In 2019, Jessica Gutiérrez Running For 30th Ward Aldermanic Seat Again

Jessica Gutiérrez announced her campaign for the vacant 30th Ward aldermanic seat. She said she's "ready to do the hard work" it takes to unify the community and improve public safety, education and the environment.

Belmont Cragin, Hermosa

Chicago Chefs Hosting Fundraising Dinner For Hurricane Fiona Relief Efforts In Puerto Rico

The Wednesday event at the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture will feature music, cocktails and cuisine from more than 20 chefs.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Need Fresh Produce — And A Lover? The ‘Horny’ Logan Square Farmers Market Is The Place To Be, Locals Say

Neighbors say your soulmate could be among the nearly 7,000 weekly wanderers at the farmers market. The Logan Square Chamber of Commerce wants to help you find them with a singles event.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Humboldt Park Affordable Housing Project Scores $7 Million In City Funding

Developer Hispanic Housing Corp. is one step closer to building a nine-story, 64-unit affordable housing project at California Avenue and Division Street.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Salad Club Chef Opening Plenty Goods Cafe In Kimball Arts Center, Offering Healthy Eats Along The 606

The cafe is an extension of owner Sarah Russo Santillanes' salad subscription service. It will focus on healthy, whole foods made in-house.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

20 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Oktoberfests, Hyde Park Jazz, An Art Walk And More

You can celebrate Taylor Swift with drag performers, grab a beer in the woods and learn about Chicago's Underground Railroad History at weekend events.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

First Indigenous Peoples Day Festival To Showcase Native Artists From Hip-Hop To Folklore

The event will split days at the Logan Square Auditorium and the Old Town School of Folk Music.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Logan Square Athletic Club Could Be Coming To Grace’s Furniture Building After Long-Awaited Boutique Hotel Plan Scrapped

New plans have emerged for the long-vacant Grace's Furniture building in the heart of Logan Square.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Chicago Fire Training Center Approved By City Council Despite Complaints From Housing Activists

The Chicago Housing Authority vowed to turn the property into housing for former ABLA Homes residents, but it'll likely become a training facility for the pro soccer team instead.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Police Search For Gunman Who Shot Off-Duty Police Officer In Face During ‘Road Rage’ Incident In Avondale

The off-duty officer has been with the Police Department for less than a year. She is expected to recover.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Dozens Of Chicago Chefs Holding Massive Dinner To Raise Funds For Ethiopian Humanitarian Crisis

Attendees can try dishes from the chefs, enjoy performances and shop from a marketplace. The proceeds will go to help people in Tigray, Ethiopia.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Logan Square’s Armitage Avenue To Be Resurfaced After Prolonged Water Main Project

The construction project will bring temporary parking restrictions to the street, according to the 1st Ward office. It is expected to kick off next week.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
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