Roseland, Pullman

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.

Roseland, Pullman Primary category in which blog post is published

Huge, 39-Pound Carp Found In Little Calumet River: ‘Biggest Fish We Have Ever Caught’

The fish was caught by the aquatic ecology team from the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago while they were near the Halsted Street Bridge on the Little Calumet River.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

South Side Residents Plan North Side Beach Takeover After Police Block Access To Parking Lots On South Lakefront

After observing differences in parking policies at Chicago beaches, West Pullman resident Tanisha Peeples is organizing South Siders for a day of relaxation and advocacy at Edgewater's Foster Beach.

Englewood, Chatham Primary category in which blog post is published

South Side Residents To Weigh In On New Divvy Locations, Test Electric Bikes At Community Events

As part of the events, residents will test some of the new e-bikes, and make recommendations on where some of the new 175 Divvy stations should be located.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Dangerous Waves As High As 7 Feet Possible At Chicago Beaches Monday

Strong currents and high waves mean Chicago's beaches will be dangerous for swimming all Monday, according to the National Weather Service.

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.

Bronzeville, Near South Side Primary category in which blog post is published

South Side Aldermen Balk At Lightfoot’s Suggested Sites For Chicago’s Casino

The idea that a casino be built in Bronzeville is "appalling and offensive," Ald. Sophia King says. "It would be like putting a casino in Harlem.”

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.