Uptown »

David Dastmalchian, Star of 'Animals,' Reflects on Addiction, Triumphs

The award-winning SXSW film about addiction was inspired by the former Uptown man's struggles.

Bucktown »

My Health Sensei Website Aims to Be 'Yelp for Cancer Resources'

Ariana Vargas, of Bucktown, who also works at GiveForward, took the site live this month.

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.

Lakeview »

Aloe Blacc Playing For Free At Vic ... If You Learn About Poverty First

Fans must sign petitions to be entered to win tickets to the free concerts.

Uptown »

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

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

Bucktown »

Bloomingdale Trail Bridge Move Fascinates Everyone From Kids to Rahm

A crew moved a 100-ton bridge from Ashland Avenue to replace an old bridge over Western Avenue Saturday.

Bridgeport »

'Cousin Vinnie' Hickey Battling Leukemia

The Bridgeport comic's many friends are rallying to raise money after an unexpected diagnosis.

Downtown »

Food-Poisoning Tracked Through Twitter With Foodborne Chicago App

The city's Department of Public Health innovation has triggered 236 reports in its first year.

Humboldt Park »

Healthy Bodegas Looking to Expand Humboldt Park Garden, Grow More Food

The program seeks to get more fresh fruit and vegetables onto residents' plates.

Portage Park »

Several Offers on the Table for Portage Park Hospital, Officials Say

After losing money for three years in a row, Our Lady of the Resurrection hospital is for sale.

Irving Park »

Horner Park Farmers Market to Debut in July

Residents in the Horner Park area will have a farmers market within walking distance starting July 12.

Boystown »

New Pride Week 5K More About the Party Than the Run, Organizer Says

A new 5K will debut on the Thursday evening before the Pride Parade in June, organizers said.

South Shore (above 79th) »

Project Fierce Raising Money for South, West Side LGBT Youth Housing

The nonprofit is eyeing foreclosed properties in Austin, South Shore and West Garfield Park.

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