A rendering of what the Kiddie Academy at 4874 N. Lincoln Ave. will look like. Image courtesy Jarmel Kizel Architects and Engineers, Inc.

Kiddie Academy To Open Where Lincoln Square Lanes And Matty K’s Hardware Stood Before 2015 Fire

The childcare business will take the place of the bowling alley and hardware store that closed after a 2015 fire ravaged the building.

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Man Behind Bucktown’s Frank’s Barber Shop Dies, Leaving Behind A Legacy Of Kindness, Community

From white flight to gang violence to gentrification, the neighborhood changed a lot since the 1960s. But Frank Burgos was a "mainstay."

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Revamped Neighborhood Opportunity Fund Accepting Applications With A Priority On South And West Sides

Improvements allow the grant to cover up to 100 percent of project costs for locally-owned businesses that hire from the neighborhood.

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Chef’s Special, New Spot From Giant Team, Bringing Chinese Food And Craft Cocktails To Bucktown

Take a look inside Chef's Special, the latest spot from chef Jason Vincent which opens Wednesday on Western Avenue.