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Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash
Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

Friends Of 6-Year-Old Norwood Park Girl With Cancer To Host Fundraiser Sunday To Support Family

The MollyStrong Family Day is Sunday. There will be carnival games, Irish dancers, balloon creations and more.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Chicago Style: 40 Photos Of Hot Dogs — And The Stands We Love — To Make You Drool Today

PHOTOS: In Chicago, hot dogs aren't just a meal — they're a work of art.

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Family, Neighbors Offer Tributes To Edgebrook Filmmaker Jeff Marpé: ‘He Came In Like A Comet And Burned Bright’

Jeff Marpé loved giving back to local businesses. The Marpé family will hold a memorial for him 1-5 p.m. Saturday at Emerald Isle.

Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

Chicago’s Ultimate Ice Cream Guide: 100+ Places To Get Soft Serve, Shakes, Paletas And More Across The City

From soft serve to Thai rolled ice cream, mangoneadas and paletas, we've rounded up more than 90 spots with the best chilly sweet treats in Chicago.

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Weekend Fireworks Led To Fires, Traumatic Injuries Across Chicago: ‘This Was A More Intense Year’

The city saw 30 building fires, 27 garage fires and 293 rubbish fires Sunday night through Monday morning. Many of those fires "can reasonably be considered to be the result of fireworks activity," fire officials said.

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Edgebrook Farmers Market Returns Saturday After Pandemic Hiatus: ‘See Neighbors You Haven’t Seen For A While’

The market is open 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Hiawatha and Central Avenues in the parking lot of Edgebrook School. It will run every Saturday through September.

Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

Bottles And Cans, Edgebrook’s New Craft Beer Store, Opens Thursday

Joe and Carly Katz, the co-owners of Bottles and Cans, will have a grand opening Thursday.

Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

Edgebrook Wine Walk Returns Saturday After Pandemic Hiatus

Tickets are $25 per person or $40 per couple. Attendees have a chance to win Cubs suite tickets if they visit every stop on the walk.

Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

Far Northwest Side Rallies Around 6-Year-Old Battling Cancer: ‘She Is A Fighter’

Molly Morris was diagnosed with stage 4 kidney cancer in May. Neighbors have supported her and her family with fundraisers, gifts and orange ribbons.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Sauganash Musician Reflects On Pandemic Journey With New Single ‘We’re Not There Yet’

Dana Maragos' new song, "We're Not There Yet," was inspired by the phrase said over and over again by officials as the world grappled with coronavirus.

Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

Chicagoans Who Get Vaccinated At City-Run Sites Can Get 5 Free Tickets To Six Flags

The city is bringing COVID vaccinations events to salons, beaches and other spots around the city this week and over Memorial Day weekend.

Citywide

Holocaust Survivor, Sauganash Neighbor Celebrates 100th Birthday With City Council Proclamation In His Honor

Nurko Gazija has spent seven decades in Chicago, building a life on the Northwest Side after surviving Nazi concentration camps.

Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

Edgebrook Cycle, Celebrates 41 Years Of Business: ‘A Pillar Of This Community’

The family business celebrated 40 years in the neighborhood in March 2020, but could not commemorate the milestone because of the pandemic.

Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

Forest Glen Neighbors Raised Money To Save Area Ash Trees, But City’s Urban Canopy Is Still At Risk

Chicago stopped treating trees for emerald ash borer in 2019. A Forest Glen community group raised $10,000 to treat trees on their own.

Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

A Wild Turkey Is Roaming The Far Northwest Side And Neighbors Are Loving It

Neighbors wonder if wild turkeys could make a comeback in northern Illinois after recent sightings were reported and forest preservation efforts have increased.

Edgebrook, Edison Park, Sauganash

Rare Wild Turkey Spotted In LaBagh Woods: ‘A Big Deal’ For Birders And Proof Biodiversity Improving In Northwest Side Preserves

Preservation efforts in LaBagh Woods have removed invasive species and made way for more native plants to grow — allowing more animals to flock to the area.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Vaccine Clinic Open To All Northwest Siders Coming To Avondale On Friday. Here’s How To Sign Up

First doses will be administered Friday at ASPIRA High School at 2989 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Mayfair Vaccine Clinic Giving Out 1,200 Vaccine Shots This Thursday. Here’s How To Sign Up

Registration is open for a vaccine clinic that will give 1,200 doses of the Pfizer vaccine to far Northwest Side folks, regardless of residency or immigration status.

North Park

Electric CTA Buses Hit Chicago Streets — And More Coming In Years Ahead

The CTA has begun testing out electric buses on the No. 66 Chicago route. If testing goes well, the city agency will move forward with its plan of making the entire fleet electric by 2040.

Albany Park

Chicago Wants To Fine Employers Who Retaliate Against Their Workers For Taking Time Off To Get Vaccinated

"No worker should have to choose between keeping their job and getting the COVID-19 vaccine," the mayor said.

Albany Park
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