Wicker Park »

Pet Health Center Moves to Smaller Digs After Short Run at Wicker Corner

Effective Monday, PUPtection will move to 1335 N. Ashland Ave.

Bridgeport »

Free Kettlebell Class at Rockfit Gym

Participants at the hourlong session will learn the basics of kettlebell exercise.

Wicker Park »

Northwestern Hospital Eyes Land Near Bloomingdale Trail for Care Site

Primary care, certain diagnostics and specialty services would be among the medical center offerings.

Downtown »

Free Yoga Class, Breakfast at The James Chicago Sept. 6

RSVPs are required for this morning special led by River North's AIR Aerial Fitness.

Bronzeville »

Chicago Urban League Boss Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

The mother of Roderick Hawkins, an urban league employee, has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

West Town »

Funeral Home Owner, 'Mayor of Chicago Avenue,' Walter Sojka Dead at 84

Sojka never married and enjoyed spending evenings sitting on the sidewalk with his dog, Chico.

Portage Park »

Priest Defends Plan To Put Home for Moms, Babies at St. Pascal's Convent

"Six women and their little babies are not going to pose a problem," the Portage Park pastor said. 

North Park »

How To Sell 'Medicinal Chocolate': State Gives Answers on Medical Marijuana

The state will begin accepting applications for patients in September.

Norwood Park »

City to Spray Far Northwest Side for Mosquitoes Wednesday

Residents may want to stay indoors and close their windows while spraying is underway, officials said.

Downtown »

Mental Health Clinics Should Be Reopened, Activists Say

City Council progressives called for additional funding for mental health at a committee hearing.

Uptown »

Photographer, Cancer Survivor Ivan Lo Shows 'Afghanistan is More than War'

Ivan Lo's life as a humanitarian photographer has been rewarding despite close calls and low pay.

Logan Square »

Mental Health Advocates Win Hearing Tuesday After Northwest Clinic Closure

The meeting will take place before City Council Tuesday at noon after years of unanswered questions.

Chinatown »

Chinatown Nutrition Seminar Planned for Library

The free seminar will include tips for healthy eating.

South Loop »

Rock the Night Race Set for Soldier Field

The 5K will include a post-race afterparty with music from Big Head Todd and the Monsters.

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