State Rep. Will Guzzardi held a public meeting last week to update constituents on news from Springfield. Education, taxes, immigration and stricter gun laws were discussed—get the details here and stay up-to-date.
Chicago was named the rat capital of the United States by pest control company Orkin for the third time in 2017, but did you know Logan Square had almost the highest number of rat complaints in 2016? We investigated the neighborhood’s rat problem, and what—if anything—can be done about it.
LoganSquarist wouldn’t be possible without the hard-working efforts of our dedicated staff. Hailing from all across the country, with a number of interests and professional aspirations, our team has … Continue Reading
Volunteers gathered at Nixon Elementary school (2121 N. Keeler Ave.) June 30 after successfully securing funding to rebuild a playground for the Hermosa community. The plan to renovate the site had … Continue Reading
Boulevard Bikes (2769 N. Milwaukee Ave.) celebrated 15 years as Logan Square’s go-to bike shop June 15. A lot has changed over the years, including the shop’s location, but owner Kevin Womac isn’t … Continue Reading
Our beautiful neighborhood has much to recommend it. Abundant green space. Wide boulevards. An endless array of restaurants. And we’re not the only ones who have noticed. In addition to the explosion … Continue Reading
In 2013, Veronica Perez was looking for a way to lose some weight and maintain a healthy lifestyle. Like so many people, she was drowning in depression, putting her family's needs above her own and … Continue Reading
Did you know that we started off as just a Twitter handle to curate and share neighborhood information seven years ago? Over the course of LoganSquarist's life—thanks to founder and publisher Kate … Continue Reading