Frontline Books closes, plans to eventually return to Hyde Park Evening Digest

Frontline Books and CraftsRastafari and Pan African stores near 53rd Street have closed their Hyde Park locations, but owners say they plan to eventually return to the neighborhood. The store, also a longtime community space and publishing house, closed on September 4 at 5206 S. Harper Ave., ending 17 years in business. for last yearFrontline … Read more

Children’s Book Fair, Garden Show and Southside Science Festival Kick Off Fall | Evening Digest

Over the weekend, thousands of Hyde Parkers flicked through book stalls, tulip tables and science-related stalls as they ushered in the last days of summer. From throwback events like the Children’s Book Fair and Fall Garden Show to the inaugural Southside Science Festival, here’s a look back at the weekend. Children’s Book Fair Dr Tasha … Read more

Children’s Book Fair and Autumn Garden Expo will return this weekend | DayDayNews Evening Digest

The 35th Annual Children’s Book Fair and the 61st Annual Fall Garden Show returned for the first time in full this weekend, following two years of festivities curtailed or invalidated by the pandemic. The weekend kicks off with the Fall Garden Fair, the counterpart to the Spring Fair and Chicago’s oldest community garden sale. It … Read more