Rendering of "Workers Cottage Parklet," a sculpture by artist Lynn Basa that will be installed at the southeast corner of Milwaukee and Wood on July 18. Courtesy of Lynn Basa.

City’s Disappearing Workers Cottages Honored In Sculpture Coming To Wicker Park

At $80,000, Lynn Basa's "Workers Cottage Parklet" will be the largest public art commission ever awarded by the Wicker Park Bucktown Special Service Area Taxpayer District.

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Stars Align As Kanye West, Chance The Rapper Turn Out For Amara Enyia’s Mayoral Campaign Rally

"It’s nice to see these people out here, that are my age, that I go to school with," said a University of Chicago student who turned out Tuesday at 63rd and Cottage Grove.

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Rainbow Cone To Stay Open This Winter! It’s A Cold Weather Miracle

It's normally a rite of fall for Rainbow Cone to pack up for the season. Not this year.

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How Did The Red Line Get Under The Chicago River?

Ever wonder exactly how workers tunneled under the Chicago River for the Red Line?