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.

Lincoln Square »

Tips on how to make your barbecue environmentally friendly.

Lincoln Square »

Applications are open for the inaugural Chicago Excellence in Gardening Awards.

Logan Square »

There's been a lot of construction lately at the future site of Bixi Brewpub, 2515 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Garfield Park »

We crash about once every eight years, above the national average, Allstate says.

Armour Square »

He was confident he wouldn't have to pitch that day. But then the game went 14 innings.

West Loop »

A viral video of 9-year-old Sage Tenfelde's street fest dance solo has been viewed 200,000 times. 

Downtown »

Little leaguers are helping rivals, Pride is in full bloom and a little girl has killer dance moves.

Dunning »

A two-story brick home in the 3800 block of N. Oak Park Ave. is sporting an eye-popping new facade.

Downtown »

"What the hell is going on in Chicago?" Trump asked. Nice weather, good food, eh sports, Chicago said.

Wicker Park »

"We are lucky to have a Kobra work in our neighborhood. I hope it stays forever," resident and fan said.

Wicker Park »

Instagram posts from the Hindi TV actress Mouni Roy sparked coverage in India.

Albany Park »

The online search company released a list of "most Googled for" jobs in Chicago.