The owner of an Alaska-based poke shop, who is Hawaiian, teared up when describing the hoops she had to jump through to rebrand after receiving a cease and desist letter from Aloha Poke Co. Facebook

Petition Calling For Aloha Poke Co. To Change Its Name Gets Outpouring Of Support

Critics say the Chicago-based Aloha Poke Co. should change its name and not force Hawaiian natives to stop using the words "aloha poke" in their businesses.

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

Esam Hani’s New Logan Square Sports Bar To Open By January

Patrons can expect lots of TVs and a Tex-Mex menu at the new bar, called The Old Plank.

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Family Fighting To Add Garage To Historic Home For Daughter In Wheelchair Told To Wait A Month For Decision

A neighborhood association that opposes the garage has said it could damage the historic integrity of the Old Town Triangle Landmark District.

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Fight Is On To Save One Of Bronzeville’s Links To Its Past, The Boston Store Stable

The Boston Store Stable has ties to Chicago's architectural and mercantile history, and also has links to Bronzeville's rich past.