Ald. Brian Hopkins (2nd), Ald. Joe Moreno (1st), Ald. Scott Waguespack (32nd) at Goddess and Grocer for the Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Wards. [Block Club Chicago/Alisa Hauser]

Live Nation Plans For Lincoln Yards Anger Small Venue Owners — But Development Not A ‘Done Deal,’ Alderman Says

“As venue owners we are collectively in conversation about this; it is now directly targeted at our livelihood and we will act,” one club owner said.

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Chocolate Cafe With Roots In Luxembourg And The Netherlands Opening First U.S. Location In Logan Square

The cafe, called Chiqueolatte, is taking over the old Half Italian deli, which closed after the landlord tripled its rent.

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Match Baker, A Cupcake Bar With Flights Of Mini Cupcakes, To Open In Ampersand’s Old Spot

Lauren Sprowl used to bake cupcakes at night to relax. Now, she's turning her hobby into a business.

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ATM Stolen From Albany Park Store, Police Say

The glass front door of a store in the 3200 block of West Montrose Avenue was smashed open, police said.