Englewood »

Englewood Teens Learn Code, Revamp Kusanya Cafe's Website

Four teens from a summer technology camp in Englewood were chosen to redesign the cafe's website.

McKinley Park »

Seminars Aim to Bring Solar Power to 'Normal People'

A series of workshops touting solar energy are taking place throughout Chicago.

Logan Square »

'Learnapalooza' Festival of Free Educational Workshops Set For Logan Square

The free hands-on festival will set up creative courses in Logan Square Saturday.

Uptown »

Solar Panels Coming to Uptown Landmark in $600,000 Project

The ICA Greenrise building work is an example of "us walking our talk," an official said.

Lincoln Park »

Air and Water Show All Set for Your Instagrams, Texts, Calls and More

AT&T called in its most high-tech antenna for this weekend's Air & Water Show ... and your selfies.

Uptown »

Uptown Writer Profiles 50 Prominent Chicago-Area Figures in New Book

Betsy Storm's "Bright Lights of the Second City" delves into their influences and successes.

Pilsen »

Lame Online Dating Profile? Pilsen Woman, Author Of Dating Blog, Can Help

Melinda McIntire, author of the blog Solo in the Second City, will edit your dating profile for $5. 

Rogers Park »

Rogers Park 'Guinea Pig' for Peoples Gas Main Construction

Residents ask for better communication and faster restoration of yards and parkways.

Englewood »

Teamwork Englewood Hosts First Computer Coding Camp for Adults

After hosting three computer coding camps for kids, Teamwork Englewood is expanding to adults.

Uptown »

'The Shift' Co-Working Space to Open in September in Uptown

Owner Nicole Vasquez wants the office to also host community meetings.

Downtown »

Increase in Phone 911 Surcharge Will Fix Pension Mess, Rahm Says

"We avoided an increase in the property tax," said Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

Near West Side »

Your Next Selfie Could Reveal When You Will Die, UIC Prof Says

The Face My Age website, developed in part by UIC professor S. Jay Olshansky, estimates life spans.

Lincoln Park »

SafeCharge Promises to Charge Your Phone in the Bar for the Cost of a Beer

Dave Adams and Doug Charron created SafeCharge, a cell phone charging station in bars across the city.

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