Uptown »

Lizard-Loving Couple Opens Reptile-Only Pet Shop in Uptown

Curious Creatures is slated for a Saturday opening, and offers more than 100 reptiles for sale.

Lakeview »

Little Marvels Early Childhood School to Open With Personalized Teaching

The owner wants to avoid labels, she said, because one size does not fit all.

Lincoln Park »

Goose Island's Green Line Sales to Benefit The 606

The brewery announced a new partnership with The Trust for Public Land Tuesday.

Morgan Park »

Roller Hockey Cages at Kennedy Park Create South Side Hockey Destination

A makeshift roller hockey rink will become permanent, and an indoor ice rink is coming soon.

Canaryville »

Canaryville 'Clean and Green' Takes Place Tuesday

Volunteers are asked to pitch in and pick up at the ballpark before Opening Day.

Uptown »

$20K Grant Could Boost Community Gardens in Uptown, North Lawndale

Uptown-based Loud Grade Produce Squad applied for the Seeds of Change grant.

McKinley Park »

Bridgeport, McKinley Park Playgrounds Slated for Upgrades

The city's renovation plan includes a handful of local parks.

North Center »

Easter Egg Hunts Abound in the Neighborhood This Weekend

It's a busy weekend for the Easter Bunny, with several hunts at area parks and community centers.

Humboldt Park »

Ten Area Playgrounds to be Rehabbed or Rebuilt in 2014

The mayor's office announced Thursday plans to rehab 103 playgrounds citywide.

West Englewood »

City Plans to Rehab, Build 103 Playgrounds in 2014

More than 100 playgrounds would be refurbished or built under the city's Chicago Plays! program.

Norwood Park »

Chicago Kite Store Still Flying High After Nearly a Quarter Century

Bob Zavell has owned the kite shop for 22 years, including more than seven in Norwood Park.

Mt. Greenwood »

Marist Brother Richard Grenier Reflects on 45 Years at the High School

Grenier, 70, has been a fixture at the Far Southwest Side Catholic high school since 1969.

Morgan Park »

Kaden's Law Inspired by Morgan Park Infant Who Died of Whooping Cough

A grieving family is behind an effort to better alert the public about outbreaks of contagious diseases.

Pilsen »

Wi-Fi Hot Spots, Laptops to Be Loaned by Libraries Under Pilot Program

The new effort, focusing on areas with low home broadband use, would be one of the first of its kind.

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CHI Kids Events

Apr 24
Hyde Park »

Hyde Park Youth Symphony Auditions

5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., from 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Apr 26
Logan Square »

Earth Day at Unity Park

2636 N. Kimball Ave., from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Apr 26
Uptown »

48th Ward Clean and Green Volunteer Day

5833 N. Broadway, from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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