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Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
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

Lake Effect Brewing Will Close Production Site In December As Avondale Taproom Plans Move Forward

The brewing company is open until Dec. 15. The owner needs more sales to boost business and get rid of beer before moving.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Sisters’ Albany Park Charcuterie Boards Showcase Their Love For Hispanic Heritage And The Holidays

De Charcuterie Sisters are creating custom Halloween charcuterie boards inspired by horror icons and their heritage.

Albany Park

Homeowners Hit Hard By September’s ‘Supercell’ Storm And Flooding Won’t Get Federal Relief

Nearly 2,000 North Side residents reported flooding in their basements after the September storm overwhelmed city sewers and created flash floods.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Skeleton Pirate Ship Crashes Into Old Irving Park Lawn, Lighting Up The Block For Halloween

Neighbors can expect a cannon blast from the ship on Halloween night, along with plenty of candy, the homeowner said.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Halloween And Día De Los Muertos In Chicago 2022: 70+ Events To Celebrate Around The City

There are trunk-or-treat events for kids throughout the city, Halloween parades, haunted houses and more this Halloween weekend.

Citywide

Lincoln Square Alderman Mocks CTA With Ghost Train Costume At City Council

Ald. Andre Vasquez wore the Halloween costume as he's set to introduce a measure to require CTA leaders to give City Council quarterly updates or risk losing funding.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Haunted Chicago: Here’s Some Of Our Favorite Neighborhood Halloween Decorations

PHOTOS: Check out how Chicagoans have decked out homes across the city for Halloween.

Citywide

Concrete-Protected Bike Lanes Come To Milwaukee Avenue On Northwest Side, But Some Are Already Damaged

The barriers have so far been installed sporadically from Addison to Kenneth and replace the painted bike lane and flexi posts.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Ravenswood’s Empirical Brewery Evicted Because Of Thousands In Unpaid Rent, Court Records Show

Empirical's landlord terminated the lease in May after brewery owners failed to pay more than $16,000 in rent. Authorities evicted the company from its Malt Row home Friday.

Ravenswood

Empirical Brewery Abruptly Closing After 7 Years In Ravenswood: ‘A Pretty Big Disappointment’

Empirical Brewery helped usher in the "Malt Row" slate of breweries lining the Metra tracks in Ravenswood.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

15 Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend: Halloween Parades And Parties, A Beer Stroll, Vegan Market And More

There's also Diwali in the Park, a music festival and Día de los Muertos procession.

Citywide

Son of Alps East Owners Opens Diner In Same North Center Location

Irene’s Finer Diner opened Friday morning. The Irving Park Road spot changed hands at least twice since the owner's family closed Alps East in 2012.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Lincoln Square’s The Green Post Now Open For Breakfast And Lunch At Former Red Lion Location

The pub and coffee shop aims to be a family-friendly spot good for a quick bite, watching a soccer match or meeting friends for a pint, its leaders said.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Celebrate Halloween Without Alcohol At Sober Costume Party Friday

Chicago AF, a growing community of sober adults, is hosting the booze-free party complete with a dance floor, photo booth and open bar.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Irving Park Pantry Collecting Winter Coats For Residents In Need, With Smaller Sizes High On Wish List

People can drop off their donations at several Irving Park, Portage Park and Jefferson Park businesses, gyms or police stations until the end of November.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Fed Up With Long-Abandoned Homes, Ravenswood Manor Neighbors Urge City To Crack Down On Owners

Calls to public officials haven't saved the slumping homes, neighbors said. Ald. Rossana Rodriguez-Sanchez's office is pushing for a meeting with city officials about the houses.

Ravenswood

West Ridge Landlord Killed In Gruesome Attack Was A Talented Pianist With A Lifelong Love Of Classical Music, Family Says

Frances "Fran" Walker was killed last week at her West Ridge home. She was passionate about music and was known to take care of others.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
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