Star Car Wash's neon sign made this gas station stand out from the pack. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Sterling Bay Buys Bucktown’s Star Car Wash But Iconic Neon Sign To Remain

The corner lot was sold for an undisclosed amount in an off market transaction last week.

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Wait, Are Two-Flats Only A Chicago Thing? Why These Uniquely Chicago Homes Have Thrived For A Century

Despite their history as affordable options for working families, two-flats are "in distress" as people convert them into single-family homes.

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The Silver Room Extending Its Stay In Wicker Park — As Long As The Community Supports It

Eric Williams will maintain The Silver Room's Wicker Park location -- so long as business flows.