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Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville
Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

This Chicago Cafe Is Using Coffee Profits To Send People To Therapy

Coffee, Hip-Hop and Mental Health is raising money to send 250 Chicagoans to therapy. "This is what turning pain into power looks like. This is the people's coffee shop."

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Festivals Are Returning This Summer. Here’s A Peek At What’s Back

Mayor Lightfoot announced officials have begun reviewing applications for outdoor festivals, street and arts and craft fairs and athletic events.

Citywide

Lakeview’s Market Days — Now A 3-Day Street Festival — Will Make Comeback In Late Summer

The LGBTQ-friendly street festival is coming back with an extra night, running Aug. 6–8 this year.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Here’s How To Celebrate Mother’s Day In Lakeview, Roscoe Village While Supporting Local Businesses

Families can shop for Mother's Day gifts or celebrate the holiday at businesses along the Southport Corridor and in Roscoe Village.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Lakeview Principal Who Reported Black Mom To DCFS Quits After Weeks Of Pressure From Parents

Daniela Bylaitis announced her immediate resignation Tuesday. She was criticized after calling DCFS on a mom whose son was picked up seven minutes late.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Lakeview Low-Line Market Returns In June With New Vendors, Social Distancing Guidelines

The Low-Line Market will be open Thursdays starting in June.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

New Guthries Tavern Owner Promises To Preserve Beloved Wrigleyville Bar: ‘I’m Buying Guthries To Keep It Guthries’

The tavern, which announced last summer it was closing for good due to the pandemic, will now reopen sometime in June.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

New Vegan Spot Stand-Up Burgers Giving Away Hundreds Of Free Burgers To Celebrate Monday Opening Downtown

Vegan burger joint Stand-Up Burgers is giving away free meals to the first 300 customers at its Downtown location, 204 N. Wells St.

Downtown

Parts Of Broadway And Sheffield In Lakeview To Close Weekends For Outdoor Dining Again

The Dine Out program, which closes stretches of commercial streets so restaurants can expand their patios, returns May 14 and runs through the summer.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Developer Won’t Tell Alderman, Neighbors What Will Open In Lakeview’s Fifth Third Bank Building Until It’s Under Construction

Developers want to convert the Fifth Third Bank building at 3179 N. Clark St. into two stories of commercial space, but its tenants are shrouded in secrecy. The same situation is happening in a Fifth Third building in Lincoln Square.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Guthries Tavern Set To Reopen After Closing Last Summer Due To Pandemic

Guthries Tavern announced it was closing for good last July due to the pandemic. But new owners have taken over, according to the website, and have plans to bring back the Wrigleyville bar.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Zia’s Lago Vista To Become 5-Story Apartment Building, Bringing ‘Much-Needed Affordability’ To Lakeview, Alderman Says

A rezoning proposal that will allow developers to build a 5-story apartment building in Zia's place unanimously passed City Council on Wednesday.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Want To Learn More About City’s New Rules On Coach Houses And Garden Units? Check Out Webinar Next Week

Starting May 1, property owners in five pilot areas can apply to add garden apartments, attic apartments and coach houses to their buildings.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

After Black Mom Reported To DCFS, Parents And Teachers Urge CPS To Address ‘Chaotic, Toxic and Divisive’ Culture At Lakeview School

Parents are calling for new leadership at Inter-American Magnet School, which they say is plagued with persistent problems, infighting and mismanagement.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Lakeview, Roscoe Village Restaurant Week Offers Way To Eat Local And Support Food Pantries

When you order from participating restaurants, $3 will be added to your tab to support Lakeview Pantry and Common Pantry.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Mercury Theater — Thought To Be Permanently Closed — Will Soon Reopen Under New Leadership

The Theater announced last June it was closed for good, but officials said Wednesday they secured the funding to reopen.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

10 Public Libraries Expanding Hours To Open Sundays

The 10 libraries — which cover a variety of neighborhoods, including Austin, Edgewater and Mt. Greenwood — will be open 1-5 p.m. Sundays starting April 18.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Wrigley Field Vaccination Site Will Help Outreach Toward Vulnerable Populations, Officials Say

The mass vaccination site next to Wrigley Field opened Monday. Up to 2,000 people can get vaccinated there daily.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Here’s How To Get Vaccinated By Wrigley Field

Any Chicago resident who is 18 or older and part of Phase 1C can get a shot at the Wrigley Field mass vaccination site. Here's what you need to know.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

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.

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