A rendering of the 2-story, 40,000 REI store at 905 W. Eastman St. that aims to open early next year.[CallisonRKTL for REI] 

REI Bringing Kayak And Paddleboard Rentals To North Branch Of Chicago River

The riverfront store in Goose Island aims to open by early next year. It will have dedicated parking for cars and bikes, plus an outdoor patio.

Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published
Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

After More Than A Century, Independence Library Gets A Home Of Its Own

Officials are set to officially open the Irving Park branch at at 4022 N. Elston Ave. Tuesday.