Thieves stole high-end bikes from BFF Bikes in Bucktown (left) and Cycle Smythy in Lincoln Park (right) in January. Provided

High-End Bike Thieves Target Small Shops Around Town, Making Off With At Least $70,000 In Bicycles

At least six shops and gyms have been hit so far. “I’m literally afraid to go to sleep at night," a Bucktown bike shop owner said.

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

New Wicker Park Event Venue Exchange 312 Aims To Give Locals A Place To Come Together

"We want our neighbors to know who we are and what we're about," said Sarah Neukom, one of the space's co-owners.

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

Community Groups Sue City To Try To End Lincoln Yards TIF, Reform TIF System

The groups behind the lawsuit allege the city has used the TIF system in a "racially and ethnically discriminatory" way to benefit white-majority areas.