Sweet Rice has closed. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Sweet Rice Shutters, Snappy Mobil Will Be Next: ‘We Are Sad, It Was A Long Time,’ Gas Station Manager Says

The closures are happening because a developer plans to demolish the strip mall and replace it with a seven-story, 123-unit apartment building.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published
Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Avondale Resident Hopes To Breathe New Life Into Family Property

The couple decided to seek a zoning change and construct a three-flat building with 1,600 square feet of commercial space on the first floor.