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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.

Englewood »

The 25-minute short film explores race beyond the black and white biracial stereotypes.

Ford City »

Solo, a Chicago-based company, said it plans to "SOLObrate" in its own way at some point.

Wrigleyville »

A.J. and Jaime Etsch hope they can skip their anniversary dinner and celebrate another World Series win.

Wicker Park »

"Us industry guys are different. We work weird hours, we work holidays," said player Alberto Vierya.

Uptown »

The company bills the devices as an alternative to biking.

Wrigleyville »

"Hey, I've got news for you. You're going to be grandparents," Murray said in a funny and earnest post.

Lakeview »

Pro tip: If you're having chest pains, don't wait until the game is over to seek medical attention. 

Downtown »

There's a big Buddha in Bridgeport, an Englewood bakery is taking off and Albany Park has a cool tunnel.

Downtown »

It turns out Friday the 13th doesn't happen too often in October.

Hyde Park »

The Michelin Guide has pulled nearly all South Side restaurants off its list of recommendations.

Lincoln Park »

Don't smash the bugs on your couch; otherwise you'll have the smell all over you, an expert says.

Downtown »

NBA Hall of Famer's home has massive smoke eaters to clear the air.