In business since 1990, Wood Street Laundry & Cleaners will close on August 15.Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Wood Street Laundromat Will Shutter Next Week After More Than 25 Years In East Village

After Wood Street Laundry & Cleaners closes for good next Wednesday, the space will be converted into a catering kitchen for adjacent Koko's Mediterranean Grill, co-owner Ted Kokoris said.

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

Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published

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.

Bronzeville, Near South Side Primary category in which blog post is published

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.