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Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Northalsted’s Legacy Walk Will Induct 3 New LGBTQ Icons This Weekend

New bronze plaques will honor transgender medical researcher Dr. Alan Hart, gay AIDS activist and political cartoonist Daniel Sotomayor, and Jose Sarria, founder of the Imperial Court, one of the oldest LGBT groups.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

13 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Food Truck Pop-Up, Fall Fest, Halloween Movies And More

There's also a Portage Park walking tour, River North food tour and an adoption event at The Anti-Cruelty Society.

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Very Pink Bar Lost Never Found Opens In Former Casey Morans Spot In Wrigleyville

The bar and restaurant is serving up specialty cocktails amongst velvet pink booths, disco balls and rose gold flamingos. "I'm trying to bring the West Loop to Wrigleyville," its owner said.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Drag Queen Maureen SanDiego Debuting ‘Fun, Silly And Stupid’ Double Feature Of Cabarets At Newport Theater

Maureen SanDiego is reviving her popular cabaret "Cher + Cockroaches" and debuting another, "Britneyjuice," Saturday at the Newport Theater before she moves to Los Angeles.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

18 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend, Including Wine Fest, Donut Crawl, A Día De Los Muertos Mercadito

You can celebrate fall, Día de los Muertos, Indigenous Peoples' Day and Oktoberfest at events across the city this weekend.

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Julius Meinl Closes Southport Avenue Coffee Shop After 20 Years

The Southport Avenue shop was the first Julius Meinl to open in the United States, according to the company. The Lakeview cafe closed Sept. 30.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

New ‘Book Of Joe’ Memoir Will Give Manager Joe Maddon’s Take On Cubs That Broke The Curse

Maddon led the Cubs to their first championship in 108 years. He explains "why the honeymoon with the Cubs did not last" in a new book.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Chicago International Film Festival Kicks Off Next Week With Block Party On Lakeview’s Southport Corridor

The festival runs Oct. 12-23. It will screen 92 features and 56 shorts, including programs centered around LGBTQ-, Black- and women-themed stories.

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Police Investigate Death Of 27-Year-Old At Popular Lakeview Nightclub Berlin

Berlin closed Saturday in honor of the victim, who has not yet been publicly identified.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Lincoln Roscoe Fall Art And Craft Fair Features Art Sale, Live Performances, Family Activities 

You can celebrate fall with a weekend of art, family fun and live performances at the free fair Saturday-Sunday on Lincoln Avenue.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

21 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: St. Helen Carnival, Vintage Fall Fest, Oktoberfests And More

The temperatures are dropping, but the city isn't stopping, with fall fests, a night-long performance of Indian classical music, a tool sale and more fun.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Tom Tunney For Mayor? Petitions To Get Outgoing Lakeview Alderman On Ballot Going Around As He Decides

Supporters of Ald. Tom Tunney (44th) are petitioning to get him on the ballot for the 2023 mayoral election while he decides whether to challenge Mayor Lori Lightfoot.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

20 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Oktoberfests, Hyde Park Jazz, An Art Walk And More

You can celebrate Taylor Swift with drag performers, grab a beer in the woods and learn about Chicago's Underground Railroad History at weekend events.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Epic Kitchens’ Year-Old Lakeview Ghost Kitchen Location Closed Until ‘Further Notice’

Epic Kitchens' Lakeview restaurant is "closed ['til] further notice," according to a sign posted on its front door. The "Epic Kitchens" sign has also been taken down.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Smylie Brothers Closes Lakeview Brewery 1 Year After Opening

"It has been an absolute pleasure to serve the local community for the near 12 months that we were open," Smylie Bros' owners wrote. Its Evanston location is still open.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

St. Alphonsus Oktoberfest Brings Brats, Beer And German-American History To Lakeview This Weekend

St. Alphonsus Oktoberfest runs Friday-Sunday with Bavarian foods, craft beer tasting and polka bands.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Transgender Icon Mama Gloria To Be Honored Next Month With Celebration Of Life

"Gloria was much-loved in the LGBTQ community, so it's a way of our family letting them know that we appreciate them for accepting her into their family," her cousin said.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

First Tee Opens $2 Million Golf Center On Lakefront: ‘Every Kid Will Have Better Experiences’

The $2 million, 60,000-square-foot facility was built by a nonprofit that provides programs, coaching and camps for children to learn golf.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

18 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Riot Fest, Beverly Art Walk And More Fun

The Lakeview Taco Fest, Martini Festival, Edgewater Arts Festival and several Mexican Independence Day celebrations are also on tap.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Vote For Chicago’s Best Taco And Watch Mexican Wrestling Matches At Lakeview Taco Fest This Weekend

Twelve local restaurants will compete for the "People's Choice" award at this weekend's Lakeview Taco Fest.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
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