The crown of Mike Helbing's "Wicker Tree," a sculpture scheduled to be installed in Wicker Park's namesake park on July 23. Mike Helbing

Stainless Steel ‘Wicker Tree’ To Be Planted Among Real Trees In Wicker Park

Starting July 23, Mike Helbing's $30,000 public art commission will be in the neighborhood's namesake park.

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‘Peaceful’ Protest Planned In Front Of Avondale Church After Priest Burned Gay Flag, Made Homophobic Comments

Mell, who is openly lesbian, said the priest's move "needs to be counteracted with a peaceful, loving and compassionate response."

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Bonchon, Korean Fried Chicken Haven, Aims To Open Wicker Outpost In October

"All I know is that fried chicken and beer go together," said Bonchon franchisee Tom Li.