Renderings of the preserved St. Boniface Church, which will be converted into 17 condos, and a 24-unit condo building planned for empty land next to the church. Courtesy of Stas Development

St. Boniface Condo Conversion Plan Gets Key Approval, Moves On To Full City Council

The plan to turn the Noble Square church into condos was approved by the city's Housing and Real Estate Development Committee.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published
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City Council Approves 2019 Budget, But Aldermen Acknowledge Storm Clouds Brewing On Horizon

With no new taxes or fees, Ald. Scott Waguespack cast the lone vote against the budget. Ald. Derrick Curtis was absent.

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Man Tries To Lure 10-Year-Old Girl Into His Car In North Lawndale

The 10-year-old was crossing the street when a man in a blue four-door car told her to “Get in the car, so I can take you somewhere,” police said.