Lakeview »

As Chicago Beach Season Ends, Swim in the Lake At Your Own Risk

While being in the sand is just fine during park hours, you could be fined for swimming.

O'Hare »

O'Hare Plane Pull Challenges Everyday People to Tug 90-Ton Jet

The Sept. 27 competition benefits non-profit Special Olympics Illinois.

Grand Crossing »

South Side Business Owner Lends Jackie Robinson West a Helping Hand

Leak & Sons Funeral Homes will help the family of a player that lost its home this summer.

Pullman »

Two Legendary Coaches to Be Honored at Halftime of Robeson-Julian Game

J.W. Smith and Roy Curry will be honored at Sunday's 10th annual Friendship Bowl.

Morgan Park »

White Sox, Cubs To Honor Jackie Robinson West

The Sox will hang a plaque at U.S. Cellular Field, and the Cubs will host the team Monday.

Lakeview »

Have a Patriotic Labor Day at Lakeview's WOOGMS Parade

The Wellington-Oakdale Old Glory Marching Society will kick off its annual parade at 11 a.m. Monday.

Bridgeport »

31 Things To Do in Chicago's 'Hoods Before Summer Ends

Our reporters shared their end-of-summer bucket lists. Get outside, Chicago!

Albany Park »

Chicago Chess Club Founder's Next Match: Helping Chess Player With No Arms

Albany Park's Joseph Ocol would like to raise $25,000 for prosthetic arms for Mary Joy Tuboro, 12.

Rogers Park »

Captured! Snapping Turtles Blamed for Scaring Off Lagoon's Birds Nabbed

The former residents of Indian Boundary Park's lagoon are being moved to Marquette Park.

Wrigleyville »

Wrigley Field Renovations: City Crews Start Underground Prep Work

Locals can expect traffic delays and parking restrictions near Sheffield and Waveland in coming weeks.

Hyde Park »

Players Make Pitch for World Cup of Gay Rugby to Be Held in Chicago

Washington Park could host up to 45 rugby teams and 2,000 spectators in 2016 if the bid is successful.

Andersonville »

Olive in Motion Returns to Andersonville

The pop-up park and fest debuted in July.

Armour Square »

City Cops, Firemen to Square off in Charity Baseball Game

The ballgame at U.S. Cellular Field raises money for officers killed or injured in the line of duty.

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