The silver metal grill covered 3-story building with a tree growing in its vestibule has sat empty since it was completed in 2015. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Is Google Opening A Shop In Damen Avenue’s Never-Been-Open Mystery Storefront?

The building cost $2.3 million to build, based on a permit issued in 2015, and it has sat empty since then.

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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.