Articles By Jonathan Ballew

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As Other Cities Replace Water Lines Without Tearing Up Streets And Trees, Chicago Refuses To Try It: ‘The Old Chicago Way’ At Work, Critics Say

Cities like Toronto and Evanston are using a cheaper and less invasive replacement technology, cured-in-place pipe, but the city water department rejected it after a "tainted" pilot program.

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Mamby On The Beach Canceled Due To High Lake Levels And Endangered Birds At Montrose Beach

The cancellation comes after weeks of meetings between event organizers, the Chicago Park District and environmental groups, who wanted the event moved.

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Egg Breaking News! 2 Endangered Great Lakes Piping Plover Eggs Have Hatched At Montrose Beach

Bird lovers are calling the event "a huge success story," but the chicks' toughest days are ahead of them.

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A People’s Spot Is Coming To Rogers Park Thanks To An AARP Grant

The Rogers Park Business Alliance and The Recyclery Collective, who plans to fill potholes with art, were two of three Chicago groups that won the AARP grant.

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United Church Of Rogers Park Launches GoFundMe To Help Pay For Costly Plumbing Repairs

In order to come into compliance with city code, the church needs to upgrade their plumbing system. That could cost as much as $20,000.

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After Months Of Silence, Double Door Owner Says Uptown Venue ‘Is Happening’

Co-owner Sean Mulroney declined to offer specifics but confirmed the club is still planning a move to Uptown's entertainment district.

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Incredible 3D Chalk Art Coming To Rogers Park This Weekend

The free art festival will feature 2D and 3D artwork from professionals, amateurs and kids.

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The First Clutch Of Endangered Piping Plover Eggs Did Not Survive At The Lincoln Park Zoo

The eggs from Montrose Beach's endangered birds were moved to the zoo to try to help them survive.