Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville Primary category in which blog post is published

As Lakeview Property Taxes Soar, Group Targets Tunney

The median sale price for single-family homes and other non-condo residential properties increased from $610,000 in 2015 to $790,000 in 2017.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Should State Rent Control Ban Be Lifted? North Side Voters Get A Chance To Weigh In

If Illinois overturns its rent control law, one alderman vowed to “introduce an ordinance to stabilize rents for working people.”

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Records Reveal ‘Lax’ Supervision, Sexual Activity at Chicago-Area Shelters Housing Immigrant Children

Newly obtained documents provide details on troubling incidents, including children having sex in a TV room and two girls running away on a museum field trip.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Pet Parade To Kick Off Annual EdgeFest This Weekend

Proud pup parents will have a chance to show off their pets at the 2nd Annual Pet Parade Saturday.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

City Must Spend ‘Millions’ More To Combat Affordable Housing Shortage, Group Tells Aldermen

Since 2008 — before the passage of the Affordable Requirements Ordinance — general fund dollars spent on affordable housing has fallen from $32 million to $14 million.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Owners Of Chicago’s ‘Little Pink Houses’ On Why They Made The Bold Choice

Pink buildings can be found in many Chicago neighborhoods. We asked some of their owners why they chose the unique color.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Chicago’s First-Ever Wakandacon Kicks Off This Weekend

Chicago’s first black, feminist-friendly pop culture/tech convention makes its debut this weekend.