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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Lawrence, Berwyn Red Line Stations Will Be Closed For More Than 3 Years, Possibly As Soon As 2020

The Argyle and Bryn Mawr stations will be closed for upgrades during that time, too, but the CTA will have temporary stations to replace those.

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Half Acre’s Balmoral Taproom Is Getting A Huge New Beer Garden And Bocce Court Starting Friday

The brewery's revamped beer garden will now seat 120 guests and have an outdoor bar and event area.

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Woman Fondled While Walking Outside Near DePaul, Police Say

The incident happened early Friday near Sheffield and Fullerton avenues.