Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Vintage Bank Safe Discovered In Basement By Lucky Charm Cafe Owners

The former Irving Park bank was once considered the neighborhood's "oldest and strongest bank."

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Make Retail Rent Affordable In Booming West Loop, Alderman Says

Ald. Burnett said storefront rents in the area have steadily risen to as much as $100 per square foot.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Toxic Little Village Site Gets $200,000 Cleanup Grant To Help Make Way For Huge Community Wellness Center

The EPA’s Brownfields Program offers grants to clean up and reuse land contaminated with hazardous substances or pollutants.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Famed Runner Kathrine Switzer Changed The Sport Forever For Women. Now She’s Competing In Chicago

Switzer made history as a runner and inspired thousands of women athletes, but now she's trying to get more older people into racing, too.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Commuter-Focused Target Opens On Wicker Park’s Division Street

The store offers no parking spaces and aims to capture foot traffic from people walking to and from the nearby "L" station.

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

Public Can Weigh In On National Teachers Academy High School Plan Tonight

The meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Illinois Institute of Technology, 3241 S. Federal St.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Sears Signs At Shuttered Six Corners Store Removed Wednesday Night

Plans for a mixed-use development with retail and residential components at the former Sears still haven't been filed with the city.