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Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

46th Ward Candidates To Face Off In Uptown Forum Tuesday

Six candidates are vying to replace retiring Ald. James Cappleman (46th).

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

All-Affordable Apartment Building At Edgewater Streets & San Depot Unveiled With Alderman ‘Deeply Invested’

The proposal calls for redeveloping a Streets and Sanitation depot on Broadway into an 11-story apartment building with all-affordable units.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

6 Candidates Running To Replace Retiring Ald. James Cappleman As Uptown, Lakeview Alderperson

Ald. James Cappleman is retiring after three terms on the City Council.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

West Ridge Orthodox Jewish High School To Build School At California And Pratt

Yeshivas Ohr Eliyahu's current all-boys high school is spread over nine buildings. Its new building will help the school grow its enrollment.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Lunar New Year Parades Return To Chicago This Weekend With Added Police After California Mass Shooting

Police say there are no known threats, but the department and event organizers are taking more precautions following a mass shooting that killed 11 people outside Los Angeles on Lunar New Year's Eve.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Ald. Debra Silverstein Faces CPS Teacher In 50th Ward Race

Community organizer and teacher Mueze Bawany is hoping to deny Silverstein a fourth term in office representing West Ridge.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Touché Leaders Agree To Work With Community Months After Racist Performance At Gay Bar

Forum attendees who saw the November performance at Touché described the experience as “mortifying,” “disgusting,” “hurtful” and “beyond appalling.”

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park Alderman Candidate Gets Cease-And-Desist From City For Hosting Parties, Charging Cover At Campaign HQ

Aldermanic hopeful Bill Morton's campaign headquarters was hosting live entertainment with bring-your-own-beer service without having the proper permits, city records show.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Ald. Andre Vasquez Faces 2 Challengers As He Seeks A 2nd Term Representing Lincoln Square

Christian Blume and Jane Lucius are making their first bids for elected office, while Vasquez hopes to keep pushing for better CTA service, solutions to the city's homelessness crisis and expanding emergency mental health care.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Apple TV+ Filming Sci-Fi Show At Montrose Harbor, Complete With A Fake House And Simulated Blizzard

The show, which stars Joel Edgerton and Jennifer Connelly, is an adaptation of the science fiction novel "Dark Matter," which is set in Chicago.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Jeni’s Ice Cream Opening Andersonville Store Thursday With Free Scoops, Gift Bags

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is open on Clark Street in the former home of a longtime dessert parlor.

Andersonville

Outgoing Ald. Harry Osterman Endorses Affordable Housing Developer Joe Dunne In Packed 48th Ward Race

Dunne, a leader at Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation, is one of 10 candidates for 48th Ward alderperson.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Parents Of 3-Year-Old Hit By Truck In Uptown Sue City — And Say It Must Crack Down On Bike Lane Blockers

Lily Shambrook's "death was not an accident. The factors that led to Lily's death were known problems and they were preventable," said one cycling advocate.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Lincoln Park Dispensary, Metra Station Rehab, Nobody’s Darling Expansion Get Key Zoning Approvals

All projects advanced Tuesday could go in front of the full City Council for a final vote as soon as Wednesday.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

All 9 Mayoral Candidates Court North Side Voters At Lane Tech Forum Sunday

Mayoral contenders traded barbs on policing, CPS and CTA as they made their pitch to lead City Hall.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Hammer-Wielding Man Shouting Homophobic Slurs Smashes Glass Door At Rogers Park’s R Public House, Owners Say

The attacker, who got away, yelled and threatened a man and woman who were entering the gay-owned bar and restaurant.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Roost Closing Andersonville Vintage Shop After 14 Years On Clark Street

The last three years have been a "real struggle" for the anchor business at the north end of Andersonville's commercial district.

Andersonville

Federal Administrative Judge, Palmer House Bartender Among Candidates Vying To Replace Retiring Ald. James Cappleman In 46th Ward

Patrick Nagle and Roushaunda Williams are two of six candidates running for the open 46th Ward seat.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

48th Ward Candidates Aiming To Replace Ald. Harry Osterman To Debate Issues At Forum Saturday

Ten candidates are running to replace Osterman, who is retiring.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

After Isel’s Cleaners Owners Killed In Florida Crash, Rogers Park Neighbors Step Up To Help Devastated Family

Maribel Macedo and Armando Sanchez, owners of Isel's Cleaners, died in a 21-car pileup on New Year's Day as they headed home to Chicago. They had been celebrating an overdue honeymoon.

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