Live Grit owner Gillian Fealy is closing the West Loop bike shop after a decline in sales.Mauricio Peña/Block Club Chicago

Live Grit In West Loop Closing After Drop in Sales: ‘Shopping Local Does Matter,’ Owner Says

The bike shop cultivated “a great community of athletes … and that’s hardest that we are losing that,” owner Gillian Fealy said.

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Avondale Resident Hopes To Breathe New Life Into Family Property

The couple decided to seek a zoning change and construct a three-flat building with 1,600 square feet of commercial space on the first floor.