Recap: Peace Fest

Recap: Peace Fest

“This is the real Chicago,” said Quentin Mables, co-executive director of I Grow Chicago. “Not what you see on the 7 o’clock news.” Around him, children dove into a bounce house and weaved through the community garden. Hamburgers seared, neighbors met and old friends...

Volunteer Spotlight: Mike Kincaide

Mike Kincaide has fond memories of playing at street festivals and block parties when he was growing up in Englewood. The St. Rita’s High School alumnus now lives in Andersonville, but he has roots in Englewood and his mother still lives there. But things have...