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Lincoln Park, Old Town
Lincoln Park, Old Town

Lincoln Park’s Tonic Room Is Reopening As ‘Golden Dagger’ With A Coffeehouse And Front Window Stage

Live music won't return until it's safe to do so, but the Golden Dagger opens Wednesday with coffee and cocktails.

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Lincoln Park Preschool Proposal Delayed After CPS Doesn’t Submit Neighborhood Traffic Study To City Board

Chicago Public Schools plans to open two preschools in Lincoln Park. Neighbors of one are concerned about increased traffic and say a district study done during the pandemic isn't sufficient.

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‘Black Queer Equity Index’ To Evaluate Local LGBTQ Nonprofits On Racial Diversity, Equity

The Black Queer Equity Index will grade five LGBTQ nonprofits on how well their organizations are creating opportunity and representation for Black LGBTQ people.

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Old Town Pop-Up Vaccine Clinic Giving Out 3,500 Shots Next Week. Here’s How To Sign Up

The one-day vaccine clinic will give out 3,500 doses of the Pfizer vaccine on Thursday. Registration is open.

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Savor Lincoln Park Expands Into Weeks-Long Celebration Of Local Restaurants

Savor Lincoln Park runs from April 19 through May 2 and features prix fixe to-go menus and take-home kits for virtual tasting demonstrations from local businesses.

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Victorian-Era Home In Lincoln Park Will Not Be Demolished After Developer Pulls Out Of Sale

"It's clear that the community is very attached to the house, sees its historical value and how it adds to the character of the neighborhood," the property owner said.

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ArcLight Movie Theater In Lincoln Park Won’t Reopen, Company Announces

The Clybourn Avenue theater, which shut its doors in March 2020, will remain permanently closed due to financial loss from the pandemic.

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Visit Dunder Mifflin Paper Co. With Replay Lincoln Park’s ‘Office’-Themed Pop-Up

Replay Lincoln Park's latest pop-up transforms the 9,000-square-foot bar into the set of the popular TV show, "The Office."

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Volunteers Needed For Old Town’s Spring Cleanup This Month

Volunteers are needed to pick up trash and beautify Old Town on April 24. There will be free food for the helpers.

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Lincoln Park Writer, Librarian Leonard Kniffel Toured The World — And Helped Other Polish Authors Find Their Voice

Kniffel, 73, was well-respected within the Polish-American community and wrote memoirs based on his travels and heritage. He died March 19.

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In Chicago, Parent Fundraising Eases Reopening At Some Schools — And Leaves Others Out

The dynamic in a city deeply segregated by race and wealth has long contributed to the inequalities among schools.

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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

Matchacita Opens In Lincoln Park, Bringing Creative, Matcha-Focused Drinks, Dishes To North Side

Matchacita offers a full menu of lattes, specialty drinks and pastries that feature matcha, a powder made from green tea leaves that's high in antioxidants.

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Lincoln Park Senior Homes On Sheffield Getting An Overhaul, With More Affordable Units Coming

Construction on the Edith Spurlock Sampson Apartments will begin this June and run through summer 2024, developers said during a Wednesday community meeting.

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As Young Adults Drive Another Coronavirus Surge In Lincoln Park, City Considers Vaccinations In Bars, Colleges

City officials are urging young adults to stay vigilant in protecting themselves and others against the coronavirus pandemic as cases in the demographic surge again.

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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

City Renames Lincoln Park Block After Dan O’Donnell, Late Businessman Who Helped Revitalize Armitage Avenue

O'Donnell owned Armitage Hardware and was a leader in the community surrounding the Armitage Brown Line stop.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Clinic Took 6,000 Vaccines Meant For CPS Workers, Gave Them To Other People, City Says

The city has cut off its supply of doses to the provider, Innovative Express Care, according to the health department.

Citywide

Plan To Crack Down On Home Museums Scrapped After Fierce Opposition From Artists, Historians

Ald. Sophia King said there was a "highly coordinated campaign” against the ordinance, and she criticized Ald. Michele Smith and Mayor Lori Lightfoot for their opposition to it.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Chicago History Museum Breaks Ground On Educational Trail, Plaza Renovation

The project will transform the 4.5 acres behind the museum by building an educational history trail and weatherproofing a public plaza.

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