The south-facing view of the proposed proposed apartment tower planned for a vacant lot near Ashland and Division (in ivory). Courtesy of RDM Companies/Wallin/Gomez Architects

Wicker Park Tower Proposal Gets Cut To 13 Stories, But Local Group Slams It As ‘Unvarnished Greed’

The proposal for a lot near the intersection of Ashland and Division has been revised several times.

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Goose Island Ends Distribution Of Honkers Ale, The Beer That Put It On The Map

Once one of Goose Island's best selling beers, Honkers Ale is now moving to brewpub-only status.

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Joe Moreno’s Bad Behavior ‘An Open Secret’ In 1st Ward, Opponent Says After Alderman’s Ex-Aide Accuses Him Of Sexual Harassment

One of Moreno's ex-aides claims the alderman once asked his staffers to take their shirts off at a bar for a pay raise "contest." Meanwhile Moreno blasted the "absurd, false charges."

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Huge ‘Marry Me’ In Maggie Daley Park That Captured Downtown’s Attention (And Heart) Was ‘A Labor Of Love’

The massive proposal took six hours of clearing snow, said newly minted fiance Bob Lempa.