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Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Fake DoorDash Accounts Are Scamming Local Eateries And Customers

The delivery service company is investigating the fake accounts which recently targeted Brown Sugar Bakery in Chatham and Smoque BBQ in Old Irving Park.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Man’s World Cup Flag Display Helps Lincoln Square Neighbors Keep Track Of Who Is Left In Tournament

Is your favorite team still standing in the World Cup? Check if their country's flag is hanging outside Scott Fecho's house in Lincoln Square.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

15 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl, Pocket Con And Holiday Markets

Ring in winter with festivities across the city, from trolley rides and tree lightings to sing-alongs and gingerbread house parties.

Citywide

Affordable Housing Near Lincoln Square Brown Line, Other Projects Approved By Key Zoning Committee

The approval comes after years of tense community meetings about the Lincoln Square project, which will sit directly across from the Western Avenue Brown Line station.

Citywide

Life And Death In Chicago’s Most Dangerous Bike Lane

In Chicago’s busiest bike lane along Milwaukee Avenue, there have been 50 reported crashes and three deaths since 2020 as cyclists navigate the city’s patchwork approach to safety.

Citywide

15 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Small Business Saturday, World Cup Watch Parties And Holiday Fun

You can also go bowling for a greater cause, attend an art battle and join a holiday sing-along.

Citywide

Shop Local 2022: A Lincoln Square, North Center, Albany Park, Irving Park And Ravenswood Gift Guide

From hand-poured candles to David Bowie-themed board games, shops in the Lincoln Square area are packed full of potential gifts.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Here’s Where You Can Watch World Cup Games In North Center And Lincoln Square

The tournament will continue through Dec. 18, and matches between the remaining teams can be watched at these neighborhood bars and restaurants. 

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Lincoln Square Affordable Housing Development Near Western Brown Line Gets Key City Approval

The development announced in 2020 has been revised multiple times amid debates about parking, housing and public transit. The project still requires City Council approval.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

16 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Christkindlmarket, Zoo Lights, A Pub Crawl And More

You can also learn how to salsa dance, attend a vintage festival, watch a comedy show, sleep over at The Shedd and more.

Citywide

North Center’s Black Eagle Lounge Revamps Menu, Asks Neighbors For Support After Original Owner Dies

Black Eagle Lounge's first owner died in 2020. Now, his childhood friend is trying to keep the bar and restaurant afloat to honor him.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

35th Ward Residents Can Get Their Catalytic Converters Painted At Deterrence Event This Week

This week’s event is the latest go at the Police Department’s spray-painting strategy, held to cut down on skyrocketing catalytic converter thefts.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

19 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Antique Holiday Market, Drag Brunch And Home Movies From The South Side

Shop for the holidays at one of the city's many seasonal markets, taste vegan bites at a night mercado, experience "The Godfather" at a Chicago Philharmonic concert and more.

Citywide

Mindful Baking Owner Raising Money To Open Vegan, Gluten-Free Cafe In Ravenswood

Owner Diane Mejia specializes in baking vegan and gluten-free cakes, doughnuts, muffins, pies and more.

Ravenswood

Hop Butcher Will Open Its First Taproom In North Center Thursday

Hop Butcher owners Jeremiah Zimmer and Jude La Rose bought the building and equipment from Half Acre in 2021. Hop Butcher was founded in Chicago in 2014, offering IPAs, lagers and stouts.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Chick-Fil-A Opening In Avondale, Replacing New China Buffet

The fast food chain is expected to open in the spring at Addison Street and Elston Avenue.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Lincoln Square’s Famous Dutch Pancake Huis Is Now Territory Kitchen

The restaurant will offer German and Italian food. It comes from the owner of the now-closed I Monelli, another longtime Lincoln Square staple.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Northwest Side Bike Shop Cog Cycles Now Sells Yarn And Holds Knitting Workshops: ‘It’s Yarn Season’

The North Park bike shop launched its yarn retail side to further build community.

North Park

Lincoln Square Alderman Rejects Developers’ Plan To Build Apartments At St. Matthias Rectory

Neighbors were concerned the proposed development only had three affordable units and were worried about its parking, the alderperson said.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Northwest Side Homeowners Can Get Financial Relief For Unpaid Property Taxes

Applications are open for a program that could provide homeowners with $5,000 for a delinquent tax bill.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
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