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Lincoln Park, Old Town

Lincoln Park, Old Town
Lincoln Park, Old Town

City Investing $1 Billion In 24 Affordable Housing Developments

The projects include a developer who wants to adaptively reuse a former Chicago Public School building for re-entry housing and a project that is the city's first development in partnership with and for Indigenous people.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
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Lincoln Park’s Golden Dagger Fundraising To Help Staffers ‘Out Of Work For The Foreseeable Future’ After Fire

The live music venue and bar was badly damaged in a fire Friday, and launched a GoFundMe to support its employees and pay for repairs.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

It’s Last Call (For Now) At Augie’s Corner Bar In Lincoln Park As New Owners Plan Major Renovation

Augie's Booze and Schmooze has long ruled the holiday bar scene. But the beloved spot will close Tuesday for almost a year of major renovations under new ownership.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

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

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

ZooLights Returns To Lincoln Park Zoo Saturday, Going Green With Wind-Powered LEDs

The Lincoln Park Zoo is using only energy-saving LEDs powered by wind energy for this year's ZooLights show.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

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

Ayo Pizza And Café Brings Sicilian And Tavern-Style Pies To Lincoln Park

Ayo Pizza and Cafe opens Wednesday, blending owner Chris Scardina's Sicilian heritage with American-style recipes.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

As Old Town Prepares For Major Changes At Prime Locations, Developers Want To Hear From Neighbors

Development firm Fern Hill launched a website Thursday that neighbors can use to share feedback on the firm's plans to redevelop properties in Old Town.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Children, Adults Can Get Vaccinated Friday, Sunday At 2 Lincoln Park Schools

Lincoln Elementary is holding a vaccination clinic for anyone 5 or older Friday. Francis Parker School is holding another vaccination clinic Sunday.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Armitage Alehouse, Micro-Pub From Hogsalt, Opens In Lincoln Park

Armitage Alehouse features dim lighting and hand-carved woodwork inspired by London in the 1920s.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

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

Blue Sushi Sake Grill Opens In Lincoln Park, Donates First Day’s Proceeds To Lurie Children’s Hospital

The restaurant serves seafood that is responsibly caught or farmed, following guidelines from a sustainable seafood advisory group.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

‘Squid Game’ Fans Can Cut Dalgona Cookies, Sing Karaoke At Replay Lincoln Park’s Latest Pop-Up

Replay Lincoln Park's Squid Arcade will open Friday and feature games and activities inspired by the popular show.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Steppenwolf Theatre Unveils 50,000-Square-Foot Theater And Education Center

The Liz & Eric Lefkofsky Arts & Education Center houses a 400-seat round theater, classrooms and two bars.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Wiener’s Circle Transforms Into ‘Simpsons’ Spots Krusty Burger, Moe’s Tavern For Halloween

The storefront of the popular hot dog stand became the Krusty Burger, while the back turned into Moe's Tavern.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Get Spooky With These 27 Halloween And El Día De Los Muertos Events Around Chicago This Weekend

Friday, Saturday and Sunday are packed with trick-or-treating, festivals and more. Here is our roundup of the festivities.

Citywide

A Lincoln Park Zoo Snow Monkey Named Her Baby ‘Minato’ By Using A Touchscreen

Mito, a 15-year-old Japanese macaque, was offered the names Minato or Miyoshi for her newborn.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Pretty Cool Ice Cream Bringing Its Unique Flavors, Popular Ice Cream Bars To New Lincoln Park Location

Pretty Cool serves ice cream bars, plant-milk-based bars and more. Its Logan Square spot is wildly popular, and the location on Belden will open once city permits are finalized.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Sweet Vegan Bakes Opens In Old Town, Serving Desserts, Plant-Based Meals Inspired By Owner’s Meat-Free Journey

Cheryl Nelson's restaurant uses recipes she mastered in her home kitchen during two decades of vegan cooking and baking.

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