After running the saloon for nearly 40 years, Quencher’s owner Earle Johnson is ready to retire. [Block Club Chicago/Alisa Hauser]

Quencher’s Closing In June, Set To Become Medical Office

Since 1979, Quenchers has been known for its free popcorn, lengthy craft and international beer list and live music at the corner of Western and Fullerton along the Bucktown and Logan Square border.

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Wait, Are Two-Flats Only A Chicago Thing? Why These Uniquely Chicago Homes Have Thrived For A Century

Despite their history as affordable options for working families, two-flats are "in distress" as people convert them into single-family homes.

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The Silver Room Extending Its Stay In Wicker Park — As Long As The Community Supports It

Eric Williams will maintain The Silver Room's Wicker Park location -- so long as business flows.