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Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Chicago Police’s LGBTQ Liaison Team Expands From 1 To 6 Officers As Police Try To Build Trust With Queer Communities

The LGBTQ liaisons are tasked with improving relationships with the queer community by responding to hate crimes and engaging people in training and policy changes.

Citywide

Wrigleyville Will Get A New ‘Movement,’ A Gym With A Climbing Wall, In September

The three-story, 43,000-square-foot facility also will have yoga and fitness studios.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Lakeview Businesses Launch Online Marketplace To Get Chicagoans To Shop Local On Amazon Prime Day

The marketplace has hundreds of items from local stores and restaurants within the Lakeview Roscoe Village Chamber of Commerce's boundaries.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Lakeview Fitness Organizations Offering Free Outdoor Workout Classes This Summer

The free summer workout series is hosted by local personal fitness businesses like Five Keys Yoga, Lakeshore Sport & Fitness and more.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Lakeview’s Tenenbaum Hardware Closing After 98 Years: ‘It’s Like Saying Bye To Family’

The family-run store, which opened in 1923, is being sold to developers who want to tear down the building to construct apartments. "It's just time. The building is tired, we're tired and business isn't what it used to be."

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Market Days Lineup Is Out, With Trixie Mattel, Todrick Hall, Greyson Chance And Fierce Project Headlining

Market Days, a three-day event this year, is set for Aug. 6-8 on Halsted Street. It'll feature "Drag Race" and "Pose" stars.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

With Lollapalooza Aftershows, Live Music Will Return To The Metro After 16-Month Shutdown

The six-night run will feature Limp Bizkit, Jimmy Eat World and Freddie Gibbs.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Smartbar In Wrigleyville Reopening This Weekend: ‘We Cannot Wait To Dance With You’

Smartbar, the indie nightclub known for its house and techno music, is welcoming people for the first time since March 2020.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

‘Life-Threatening’ Currents, Waves Will Make It Dangerous To Swim In Lake Michigan Monday

This week is expected to be mostly sunny and warm in Chicago, though.

Citywide

At Drag March For Change, Activists Say Fight For Black Trans Justice Must Continue — Starting In Northalsted

"I'm tired of these bars on North Halsted dragging their feet on things we have told them they need to improve on to make their businesses better for everyone," said one organizer. "It still feels like the same old Boystown."

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

First Tee Opens Youth Golfing Facility That Transforms Waveland Clock Tower Building Into A Clubhouse

The new clubhouse features an indoor golfing simulator and a learning lounge for kids in First Tee — Greater Chicago's program.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Drag March For Change, Which Drew Thousands Last Year, Returns Sunday: ‘We Want People Of Color To Have A Seat At The Table’

The second Drag March for Change begins 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the corner of Belmont and Halsted.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

As Long-Awaited Red Line Overhaul Begins, Officials Say Disruption To North Side Stations Will Be ‘Worth It’

The reconstruction will completely rebuild Red and Purple line tracks and create stations at Lawrence, Argyle, Berwyn and Bryn Mawr.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Long-Awaited AIDS Garden Finally Breaks Ground — And Could Open This Fall

The garden has been in the works for more than a decade, but it's faced delays due to funding issues.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Goodbye, ‘Boystown’: After Lakeview Strip Rebranded To Be More Inclusive, Banners Now Welcome Visitors To Northalsted

Lakeview's Boystown banners were replaced after critics said the nickname didn't represent women and nonbinary people.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Dance Floors Reopen In Chicago’s LGBTQ Neighborhood After 15 Months Of Coronavirus Closure: ‘It Feels Like Pride Again’

"I cannot describe how extraordinary it feels" to see normalcy return, one bar manager said as he held back tears.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Pop-Up Book Sales, Audio Walking Tours And More Coming To Lakeview This Summer Through Community Grant Program

Nearly a dozen community events and mini-festivals throughout the neighborhood this summer are being supported by $40,000 in grants.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Wrigley Field Mass Vaccination Site Closing Saturday As City Focuses On Local Events

The site at Gallagher Way opened about two months ago, with more than 42,000 vaccine doses administered there since then.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Friday’s Expanded Capacity At Wrigley Field Means 25,000 Can Hear New, History-Making PA Announcer

Jeremiah Paprocki, 21, is the youngest and first Black PA announcer for the Chicago Cubs. "I've always dreamed of getting this job ... but now to actually have it is unbelievable."

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Man, 52, Dies After Crashing Porsche Into At Least Five Cars In Lakeview

The crash happened on Addison Street near Southport Avenue, police said.

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