Albany Park »

Chicago Girl Scouts Mark Global Tradition on North Side

Girl Scouts from four different neighborhood troops gathered Saturday for World Thinking Day.

Lincoln Park »

Check Out How Cute Lincoln Park Zoo's Baby Gorilla Is

The zoo's newest baby gorilla appears to be healthy, experts said.

Beverly »

Theater Show For Autistic Kids Created by Chicago Children's Theatre

Chicago Children’s Theatre’s "Red Kite, Blue Sky" was created for children with autism.

Chinatown »

Pui Tak School, Center To Offer Summer 'Jump Start' Program for Kids

The Chinatown groups will merge their kids programs into one summer course.

Lincoln Park »

Bring in a Specimen to Get ID'd at Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Saturday

The first-ever Discovery Day will feel like "Antiques Roadshow," according to the museum.

Beverly »

St. Barnabas Students 'Get Behind The Vest' To The Tune Of $2,110

Students at St. Barnabas School in Beverly are behind an effort to raise money for bulletproof vests.

Edison Park »

New Playground Set for Edison Park, But Plan To Honor Blackhawks on Ice

Community leaders had hoped to renovate the park and rename it for Edison Park native John McDonough.

Jefferson Park »

ChattySnaps Founders Create Buttons That Won't Leave Holes in Your Clothes

The Jefferson Park founders are hoping their new button business becomes a booming one.

Chicago »

Actor Vince Vaughn Accepts Polar Plunge Invitation

The Lake Forest native will take icy plunge on March 1, Special Olympics officials said.

Pilsen »

'Code and Cupcakes' Brings Mothers and Daughters Together Over Programming

After a successful crowdfunding campaign, the program's organizer aims to build it even further

The Loop »

Adler Planetarium Free For Children Today

The museum is offering free admission for children today after CPS canceled classes.

Beverly »

Chess Club For Kids Available at Beverly Branch Library

The Beverly library at 1962 W. 95th Street will host Chess Club for Kids from 4-5 p.m. on Feb. 23.

Norwood Park »

St. Thecla Opts Out of Archdiocese's Regional Consolidation Plan

The Norwood Park school is among six Catholic schools invited to be part of a regional school merger.

Armour Square »

Families Invited to Armour Square 'Hearts and Crafts' Event

The South Side park plays host to the family-friendly Valentine's Day event. 

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