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.

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Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Dog Park Planned For Jefferson Park Stalls As Ald. Gardiner Pulls Plug On Funding

Now-former Ald. John Arena (45th) promised a group advocating for a dog park at Austin-Foster Park $100,000. But new Ald. Jim Gardiner says hundreds of neighbors oppose the plan.

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Another One: DJ Khaled Brings Miami Soul Food Franchise To Austin

Miami's DJ Khaled opened The Licking this week at 5045 W. Madison St., thrilling West Siders with its unique spin on soul food.