We break down Chicago sports teams by the numbers. (Photo/Lisa Gansky Photography)
How Chicago's complex food inspections process works. (Photo/Wikimedia Commons)
Our reporters use Google Earth to find stories beyond the city's borders. (Photo/Google Earth)
Our reporters created data visualizations breaking down statistics ranging from religion in Illinois to craft beer to birthrates.
Some areas of the once-thriving community is now primarily filled with vacant storefronts due to a deteriorating economy, which has caused local property values to decrease significantly.
Photo: The Ramova Theatre, out of business since 1985. (Photo/Lauren Yard)
From the 'burbs to the Loop, we're broken into small networks and communities. One way to bridge those communities is through looking at common interests of those communities ... through maps.
Find your way around Chicago culture, neighborhoods and sports using these interactive maps.