South Loop »

Get Your Jackie Robinson West T-Shirt! New Shipment of Hot Shirt Hits Store

Dick's Sporting Goods, 1100 S. Canal St., has an additional 500 T-shirts repping the Little Leage team.

Edgewater »

New Bryn Mawr Park to Get Upgrade, Spray Pool

The park, tucked between Lake Shore Drive and Sheridan Road, will get a complete overhaul.

Bridgeport »

Bust a Move With Your Mama at This Back to-School Dance Party

The Mommy-N-Me dance party takes place at the Bridgeport Art Center.

West Englewood »

Montessori School of Englewood to Host Back-to-School Picnic

The charter elementary school, which opened in 2012, is hosting a picnic for Englewood students.

Englewood »

Backpack Giveaway Helps Children of Low-Income Veterans

The Volunteers of America will host a backpack giveaway at Nicholson STEM Elementary School.

South Shore (above 79th) »

Scottie Pippen, Common Share Secrets of Success With Chicago Kids

Athletes, rappers and artists urged 500 kids  to push for greatness  at the South Shore Cultural Center.

Washington Heights »

City to Host Second Jackie Robinson West Watch Party

Jackie Robinson West will play in its second game of the Little League World Series Sunday.

Chatham »

Thomas Wortham, Slain Chicago Police Officer, Remembered With Youth Campout

Chicago police officer Thomas Wortham IV was murdered inside Nat King Cole Park in Chatham.

Chicago »

What Should You Do in Chicago This Weekend? (QUIZ)

What should the highlight of your weekend be? We help you decide with this handy quiz.

Edgebrook »

Nintendo Music Lullabies Soothe the Babies of Old-School Gamers

Mark and Dan Polydoris teamed up to create lullabies based on their favorite Nintendo game theme songs.

Roseland »

1967 Little Leaguers From Roseland Recall World Series 47 Years Later

Jackie Robinson West is the only the second team since 1967 to play in the Little League World Series.

Bridgeport »

God's Closet to Extend Hours for One Week Only

The community donation center will be giving clothing away all week.

Washington Heights »

Jackie Robinson West Inspires Chicago Kids: 'We're Gonna Be Just Like Them'

Jackie Robinson West easily won its first game in the Little League World Series tournament Thursday.

North Center »

'Despicable Me 2' on the Big Screen at Hamlin Park

Catch Gru and the minions on the outdoor screen Thursday night at Hamlin Park.

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