Midway, West Lawn

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Should Chicago’s Casino Come To Your Neighborhood? City Asks Residents To Weigh In

Don't want the West Side looking like the Las Vegas strip? Tell the city in a new online survey.

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

No Air Conditioning? No Sweat: Pro Tips On How To Keep Cool Without AC

Chill your sheets in the fridge, run your AC in short blasts ... and avoid cuddling.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

It Could Feel As Hot As 115 Degrees This Weekend. Here’s How To Stay Safe (And Help Your Neighbors)

My Block, My Hood, My City is offering free fans and cold water to elderly people in the city who are in need.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

South Side Cooling Centers Open As Heat Index Hits The 100s This Week

It's going to be a hot week. Here's where to stay cool on the South Side.

Despite Planned ICE Sweeps, No Deportation Arrests Reported In Chicago So Far, Organizers Say

But organizers, including those with a bike brigade who kept watch for ICE Sunday in Albany Park, remain on high alert.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Fight ICE Deportation Sweeps Starting Sunday By Shopping In Immigrant Neighborhoods, Activists Say: ‘We Need All Hands On Deck’

“We want to call on people who have citizenship, who have a heart, who want to do something, to come and be present,' one minister said.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

ICE Deportation Sweep Set To Begin In Chicago Sunday

“Chicago is and will always be a welcoming city that will never tolerate ICE tearing our families apart,” the mayor said earlier this week.