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.

Wicker Park »

"Pinch and swirl for about 15 seconds?" DNAinfo reporter Alisa Hauser opted for help.

Wicker Park »

For DNAinfo Wicker Park reporter Alisa Hauser, the question is a matter of curiosity — and health.

Austin »

You don't want to miss this (and no danger to your eyes, either!)

Lincoln Square »

Common household items can be used to make pinhole projectors. And keep your back to the sun!

Albany Park »

You waited too long, but there still might be hope for you yet.

Beverly »

Owners of the cafes in Beverly and Bronzeville were highlighted for their healthy food and local hiring.

Lincoln Square »

An "Aloha Elvis" theme at DANK Haus' Friday open house actually makes a certain kind of sense.

Downtown »

A DNAinfo reporter hooked a GoPro to the bottom of a stunt plane. Here's what it saw. 

Downtown »

Hawaiian Zane Kekoas Schweitzer demonstrates a hydrofoil in a video posted online.

Downtown »

The Chicago song celebrating an anniversary raises the question, what Is "Toddlin'"? Or "Todd'Ling"?

Downtown »

Chicago's got free food, festivals, rare baby ducks — and the Swedish flag water tower is back.

Morgan Park »

The Edna White Community Garden will convert the Morgan Park brewery's waste into food for flowers.