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Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

GG’s Chicken Shop Among 3 Boka Restaurants Opening In Former Southport Lanes Building

GG's Chicken Shop is a concept by Michelin-starred chef Lee Wolan, which operated as a ghost kitchen out of Boka's flagship restaurant during the pandemic.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
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West Lakeview Neighbors Rally To Save Mature Trees From Being Chopped For City’s Water Main Replacement Work

About two dozen mature trees in West Lakeview could potentially be removed so the city can replace the underlying water main, but neighbors are fighting to save them from being cut.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Shop Local 2021: A Lakeview And Lincoln Park Holiday Gift Guide

Local businesses in Lakeview and Lincoln Park have a wide variety of gifts to choose from that would be perfect for any family, friend or pet.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Part Dinner Party, Part Cooking Class: Get In The Kitchen Launches Membership Plan For Its Wine-Fueled Events

Get in the Kitchen is also holding a series of free events throughout the holidays, including classes on how to make bagels, wontons and cocktails.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Chinatown, Lincoln Yards, Belmont Cragin Emerge As Flashpoints As Remap War Intensifies

One of the most contentious areas in this year’s remap war does not have a single resident living in it yet — Lincoln Yards.

Bridgeport, Chinatown, McKinley Park

Not Your Average Christmas Carol: These Dance Carolers Will Bring Holiday Cheer To Your House

Choreographer Mariah Eastman launched the group during the pandemic last winter, when many people were unable to gather for the holidays. The idea was to knock on people's doors and propose a holiday dance instead of singing a carol.

Albany Park

Brown Line’s Flyover At Belmont Begins Service Friday Morning

Brown Line trains will now completely circumvent the Red and Purple line tracks in Lakeview by following a new set of tracks that go over the other two lines.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Smylie Brothers Brewery Opens In Lakeview, Bringing Texas-Style Barbecue It Also Cooks Up In Evanston

Owner Michael Smylie made sure the brewhouse could be viewed from the main bar. "Part of it is a show," he said. "We want to give people something to see."

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Schubas Tavern, Lincoln Hall Owner Set Up Hidden Cameras To Take Nude Videos Of Nanny, Lawsuit Alleges

Michael Johnston was dropped as CEO of Audiotree, Schubas Tavern and Lincoln Hall after being sued for allegedly using hidden cameras to record nude videos of his nanny.

Citywide

Winterfest, Shopping Strolls And More: Here’s What’s Happening In Lakeview And Roscoe Village This Holiday Season

The Lakeview Roscoe Village Chamber of Commerce is holding events through December to encourage people to shop local while celebrating the holidays.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

From John Barleycorn To Weed: Sunnyside Lakeview Opens Massive Dispensary Just Steps From Wrigley Field

Sunnyside Lakeview opened its 10,000-square-foot dispensary in the site of the former John Barleycorn in Wrigleyville.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Lakeview’s Love, Charlie Boutique Aims To Offer Uplifting Shopping Experience For Women With Curated, Affordable Options

Love, Charlie is celebrating its Saturday grand opening with 15 percent off all items. It features a wide selection of women's clothing, accessories and gifts.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Plant Stand Collective, A ‘Rare Find’ That Gives Back To Community, Makes Lakeview Permanent Home

After she was furloughed during the pandemic, Maria Guasso launched pop-ups to sell her pieces and other artists' work. Now, the shop has a permanent home on North Broadway.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Billionaire Casino Magnate Says Allowing Betting At Wrigley, United Center Would Hurt City’s New Casino Before It’s Built

Allowing betting at the United Center and Wrigley Field would eat into the city's potential tax windfall from casino gambling, potential casino operator Neil Bluhm said.

Citywide

TBOX Is Back: Famous Bar Crawl Returning To Wrigleyville Next Month

TBOX, the infamous bar crawl that brings thousands of inebriated partygoers to Wrigleyville every year, returns next month after being on hiatus due to the pandemic.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Sportsbook Ordinance Set For Discussion As Teams Jockey For Early Gambling Revenue

The proposal would allow fans to place bets at Wrigley Field, Guaranteed Rate Field, Soldier Field, the United Center and Wintrust Arena.

Citywide

Iñaki Bascaran, Wrigleyville Man Missing Since Last Week, Found Dead In Chicago River

Bascaran went missing Oct. 30 after a night out with friends at a River North bar.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Beefed-Up Forestry Crews Will Help Shift City To Long-Sought ‘Block-By-Block’ Tree Trimming, Hedge Down Backlog, Officials Say

Backlogs of tree trimming requests have piled up, leaving residents waiting as long as one year to have their trees maintained. 

Citywide

North Side Businesses Hurting From Red Line Overhaul Get A Boost From New CTA Ad Campaign

The new online business hub will let neighbors know more about businesses near the Red Line and how they are working to survive the project.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Hundreds Gather At Vigil For Iñaki Bascaran, Wrigleyville Man Missing Since Saturday

Bascaran, 23, left a River North bar and told a friend he was heading back to his apartment, but he has not been seen since.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
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