chances are, if you live in bloomingdale, you probably go through shaw a lot, if not to it to shop for groceries, go to restaurants, etc. well, the neighborhood is starting a monthly neighborhood clean-up in august. here are the details.
sure, it's not our neighborhood, but i think it would be mighty neighborly if some of us helped them out. (we can always sell them on our farmers' market and fancy new cafes while we're there!) who knows, you might make some new friends too.