Block Club Blog

About this feature

The Block Club is DNAinfo Chicago's blog. It's a place for fun things we see on the internet — or in the neighborhoods. Feel free to loiter.

Avondale »

The homeowners hope to help the hapless fowl find his way home.

Portage Park »

The #DiscoverPortagePark section of the Dolly the Doxie blog finds a new destination with each walk.

Downtown »

"Chicago Flag Day" will honor a pattern now "on everything from caps to beer koozies, even our bodies."

O'Hare »

The 30-pound flyer crashed through the windshield of the family's rental car in Indiana.

West Loop »

The auction of treasures from the Victorian-aged building is being billed as a "pre-demolition sale." 

Englewood »

"It was exhilarating to steal a rival's sweater ... the more you get, the more of a badass you are."

Englewood »

Chance wants someone to help him with creative project proposals. 

O'Hare »

"Thee Almighty & Insane," Brandon Johnson's new book on the cards, quickly sold out its first edition.

Bridgeport »

National baseball writers weigh in on the season ahead.

Downtown »

Renderings of planned South Loop skyscrapers superimposed on the skyline give a glimpse of the future.

Boystown »

The Chicago queen announced, "I'm Shea Coulee and b----, I'm from Chicago!" 

Englewood »

The block club at 1700 N. Luna reminds visitors, "God is watching."

Forest Glen »

The riffles are created from natural and man-made formations.