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

Homebound Chicagoans Have Been Stuck Inside For More Than A Year — And City’s Vaccination Program Still Hasn’t Responded To Thousands Of Them

More than 4,100 people have signed up for the Chicago Department of Public Health's homebound vaccination program; so far, 532 people have gotten vaccinated. Some people could have to wait until the fall to get shots, the city's top doctor said.

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A Pandemic Pivot: Uptown Chef Launches Virtual Indian Restaurant To Stay Safe And Keep Cooking

One Uptown chef stakes out her place in the industry while doubling down on community.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Howard Street Rebuild Enters New Phase With Bike Lanes, Streetscape, New Lights And More On The Way

Work will include rebuilding Howard Street's sidewalks and streetscape, adding new lighting, safer crosswalks and improved bike lanes and bus stops.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Montrose Beach Natural Area Will Expand To Protect Piping Plover Nesting Grounds, Park District Says

The Park District has approved a measure adding 3 acres of beach space favored by the piping plovers to the Montrose Dune Natural Area.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

10 Public Libraries Expanding Hours To Open Sundays

The 10 libraries — which cover a variety of neighborhoods, including Austin, Edgewater and Mt. Greenwood — will be open 1-5 p.m. Sundays starting April 18.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Planned For Andersonville Community Garden As Neighbors Fight To Save Ailing Species

The West Edgewater Area Residents group will host an info session Thursday on plans to build a butterfly sanctuary at its community garden.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park’s Glenwood Sunday Market Combines With Loyola Farmers Market This Year, Plans June Return

The newly combined farmers market will be hosted in a lot off Pratt Boulevard to allow for more social distancing.

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Photo Gallery: Pandemic Pivot

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Photo Gallery: Hospitality On Hold

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Did You Lose A Tree In The Rogers Park Tornado? Here’s How To Get It Replaced

The city is looking for tenants or owners in the path of the tornado who would be willing to care for replacement trees.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

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

Asia On Argyle’s Mini Tx Pharmacy Offering Vaccine Appointments Starting Tuesday (You Can Sign Up Now)

The Asian American-owned local pharmacy will expand vaccine access to Uptown's immigrant communities.

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Uptown’s Asia On Argyle District Is Suffering Due To Pandemic, Racism. ‘Celebrate Argyle’ Aims To Give Vibrant Businesses A Boost

"There's been an increase in anti-Asian hate during this pandemic, and we've felt the impact of this hate," said one of Celebrate Argyle's founders. "We want to get people to come out and experience Argyle. We want people to chose hope and love over fear and hate."

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Edgewater’s Broadway Armory Hosting 48th Ward Vaccine Event Next Week

The vaccine clinic on Tuesday will be for those who work or live in the 48th Ward, according to Ald. Harry Osterman

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Help Prepare Montrose Beach For Return Of Piping Plovers Monty And Rose At Shedd Aquarium’s Action Day

Chicago's favorite bird couple, Monty and Rose, are likely to nest again at Montrose Beach. Here's how you can help prepare for their return.

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Boil Order Lifted For Stretch Of Berwyn Avenue In Andersonville, But You Need To Flush Out Water Now

A water main break required residents to boil their water Tuesday.

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Uptown Preschool Opens At Former Site Of 120-Year-Old Building That Housed Truc Lam Buddhist Temple

The Gardner School's building at Wilson and Ashland avenues replaced a building that most recently served as a Buddhist Temple.

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Boil Water Advisory Issued For Part Of Andersonville’s Berwyn Avenue After Water Main Break

A water main break will require Berwyn Avenue residents to boil their water for five minutes before consuming it for at least a day.

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Andersonville’s ‘Disco Tree’ Celebrates 1 Year Of Delighting Neighbors During Pandemic: ‘It Has Been A Total Bright Light’

The Disco Tree has been decorated virtually every day since the pandemic started, delighting neighbors and children.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Vietnamese Man Attacked Near Uptown’s Asia On Argyle, Family Says: ‘My Dad, He Was Scared For His Life’

The Uptown man was walking at night when he was sucker-punched by one man and stalked by another man with a bat, his daughter said.

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