Be a better neighbor. Sign up for EveryBlock to follow and discuss neighborhood news.

Sign up for free →
Joined Sept. 14 2011
Been thanked 13151 times
Given thanks 34287 times
Muted 155 times
Active Neighbor

For old schoolers who earned the old "Active Neighbor" honors.

Trailblazer

Post regular messages and comments. Spread the word in real life.

Welcome Wagon

Comment on a neighbor's first post.

Learn more about badges →

What do you love about your neighborhood?

Proximity to lake; great public transportation; and an eclectic and diverse collection of interesting people, some of whom I've met after interacting with them on EveryBlock.

Favorite neighborhood restaurants

Twisted Tapas, Towbar

Community interests

gardening at Triangle Park, Democratic Party of the 49th Ward

Readers may recall my post earlier this month, Vote for Rogers Park, the Reader poll in which our neighborhood was in the running as best in three categories. We didn't win for overall neighborhood but did for diversity and affordability. https://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/best-neighborhood-for-diversity/BestOf?oid=27088770#.WU0fC7nh4bA.facebook