Passion for Happy Village was evident on Monday, as supporters came out to hear the plans for the mainstay bar's future. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Happy Village Sale And Rehab Draws Passionate But Divided Reaction From Bar’s Fans

"A lot of people have strong feelings about this bar, for understandable reasons and I do, too. I just think people need to be realistic," said East Village Association president Michael VanDam.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published
Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Here’s What To Expect At The ‘Big Lebowski’ Pop-Up Bar Opening Above The Rookery

Creative cocktails made by Alex Brick will include three spins on White Russians and a Bunny Toe with a candy toe.

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

Vigil At Lane Tech High On Friday Will Honor Slain Security Guard Jemel Roberson

The vigil will begin at 7 p.m. on Friday on the north side of Lane Tech's stadium at 2601 W. Addison St.