Gibsons on Rush will reopen June 3 for outdoor dining. As part of the city's new pilot program, they'll be able to extend their patio into the street. Gibsons / Facebook

These Chicago Streets Will Close To Traffic, Open For Outdoor Dining Next Month, Mayor Says

When the city enters Phase 3 next week, the streets will be closed to thru traffic during specified hours and restaurants will be allowed to move tables and chairs into the streets.

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Fed Up With Late Night Bar Tais Til 4, Lakeview Neighbors Push For Booze Ban On Block In Election

Some neighbors blame Tai's Til 4 for a fatal shooting outside the bar in February and pushed for the dry-precinct ballot measure to shut the bar down.

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New Restaurant Opening Across From California Blue Line In Logan Square

The new eatery, which will have a market component, is taking over the former Township spot at 2200 N. California Ave.

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Religious Services Should Be Moved Online As Coronavirus Surges In Illinois, Pritzker Says

Religious services should be held virtually to protect people as coronavirus resurges throughout Illinois, Gov. JB Pritzker said.