"Fresnel Radiance" was created by artist Samuel Schwindt (pictured) as the first completed Window Works installation in Wicker Park-Bucktown. Schwindt's work can be seen inside the vacant storefront located at 2139 N Damen Ave.Hannah Alani/Block Club Chicago

Vacant Storefronts Are Getting Art Installations To Ease The Eyesore And Help Local Artists

The "Window Works" program in Wicker Park and Bucktown is targeted at retail storefront that sit vacant.

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Armed Robbers Steal Cash, Liquor And Cigarettes From Albany Park 7-Eleven, Police Say

Ald. Rossana Rodriguez said robberies have been reported at 7-Elevens in several police districts recently.

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Schwa Alums Opening B.Y.O.B. Homemade Pasta Shop Flour Power In Ukrainian Village

Award-winning chef Wilson Bauer and wife Alice Richter are asking neighbors to help them fund the restaurant's finishing touches via a Kickstarter campaign.

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Amazon To Build 40-Acre Distribution Center In Pullman

Ald. Anthony Beale (9th) said the new $60 million "fulfillment center" will be open by the fall.