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Public records

  • Building permits

    Building permits issued recently by the Chicago Department of Buildings.

  • Business licenses

    Business licenses issued recently by the Chicago Department of Business Affairs and Licensing.

  • Crime reports

    Recent crimes reported in Chicago by the police department.

  • Food inspections

    Results of recent food inspections as reported by the Chicago Department of Public Health.

  • Open311 service requests

    Service requests from Chicago Open311.

From the Web

  • Classroom fundraisers

    Opportunities to donate at neighborhood schools, from

  • Events

    Neighborhood events from various sources

  • Lost-and-found postings

    Latest postings to the "Lost and found" section of Craigslist Chicago.

  • Media mentions

    Locations mentioned in local news articles and blogs.

  • Meetups

    Meetups scheduled from

  • Photos

    Fotella shares event photos instantly. Visit to share your images.

  • Photos

    Photos posted to third-party photo-sharing sites and assigned a specific location in Chicago.

  • School reviews

    Reviews of schools in Chicago posted on GreatSchools.

  • Volunteer opportunities

    Volunteering opportunities listed on VolunteerMatch.