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Videos

Ravenswood Romp

Posted on July 28, 2011

What do Rod Blagojevich and Rahm Emanuel have in common? Both politicians have homes in Ravenswood, a neighborly community to the northwest.

Happy in Crystal Lake

Posted on July 21, 2011

The place where Aly loves to kick back and relax, Crystal Lake is home away from home, having many of her family, friends and much more.

Englewood Revival

Posted on July 14, 2011

A neighborhood on a comeback, Englewood is experiencing jobs creation, a newfound sense of community and even urban farming.

Silvy’s Ukrainian Village

Posted on July 7, 2011

Marc Silverman of ESPN 1000’s ‘Waddle and Silvy’ takes you around Ukrainian Village, an up-and-coming neighborhood he loves for its laid-back vibe.

Lovely, Lovely Lombard

Posted on June 30, 2011

Home to Little Orphan Annie and Illinois’ first woman voter, Lombard, the beautiful Lilac Village, is a quant, family-friendly community just west of The Loop.

Likin’ Little Italy

Posted on June 23, 2011

A stone’s throw away from The Loop, Little Italy is an Italian enclave on Taylor St. teaming with history, culture and—of course—Italian dining!

Elgin Has It All

Posted on June 16, 2011

Having that big-city feel in a small, family-friendly package, Elgin is a neighborly community to the northwest that many love to call home.

Holle Thee Maxwell Web Extra

Posted on June 9, 2011

Having six decades in the business, Holle Thee Maxwell is one of Chicago’s bona fide living blues legends and still can be seen performing today.

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