Executive Chef Mari Katsumura will bring Yūgen, a contemporary Japanese fine dining experience, to West Loop this fall.Yugen Chicago/ Facebook

West Loop Restaurant Rundown: Yūgen Preps For Fall Opening And Starbucks’ Princi Opens

Plus: Poutine perfection at McDonald’s and another omakase coming to the West Loop.

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Massive Redevelopment Of Tribune Printing Plant, Union Station Gets The OK From Key City Commission

The $2.5 billion project could break ground in 2020 and faces two more votes at City Hall before it wins final approval.

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Chicago Man Arrested In Budlong Woods Raid Now Charged With Helping ISIS

The man is charged with "using social media to spread propaganda supporting violent jihad, to recruit operatives, and to encourage others to carry out terrorist attacks."

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Zella In Lincoln Park To Close At End Of Month

The restaurant is hosting a costume contest before its lease is up, though.