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.

Back of the Yards »

Artist Roland Kulla turned his four lots into a giant garden that's home to loads of beautiful birds.

Boystown »

The queen nabbed the spotlight by winning challenges, being proud of her heritage and loving hot dogs.

Downtown »

A Library of Congress collection includes hundreds of cool turn-of-the-century Chicago photos.

Downtown »

The site, devoted to photos and articles about Chicago's past, has nearly 75,000 followers.

Downtown »

This week saw Chicagoans doing good deeds and beautiful spring attractions opening up in the city.

Pilsen »

WTTW's "My Neighborhood: Pilsen" tackles the culture and community-led activism that makes Pilsen great.

West Town »

When Eve Ewing posted photos of the dog, she was flooded with responses; but none were from its owner.

Wicker Park »

Sometimes you get what you want and what you need.

Chatham »

The cake was a (presumably delicious) love letter to Harold's Chicken.

Rogers Park »

Darris Lee Harris said viewers often are amazed by his pictures of empty structures.

Downtown »

In connection with an exhibit, the lips would have been around the city for "millions of selfies."