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James Cappleman
James Cappleman

Weiss Hospital Hosting Vaccine Event For 46th Ward Residents, Alderman Announces

Eligible 46th Ward residents can get the Pfizer vaccine at one of two clinic events at Weiss Hospital this month.

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

Developer Drops Out Of Uptown Theatre Project, But Owner Says Plan Still On To Rehab Historic Venue: ‘It’s Got A Bright Future’

Farpoint Development no longer is attached to the project to rehab the historic Uptown Theatre, which hasn't hosted shows since 1981.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Farewell, Free Parking: Meters Coming To Montrose Harbor, Angering Lakefront Park Advocates

City crews were out Wednesday prepping for the installation of the meters, upsetting park advocates.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Vacant Uptown Church Would Make Way For 5-Story Apartment Building Under Developer’s Proposal

The Assyrian Evangelical United Church building, vacant since the fall, would be demolished for a 32-unit building at Sunnyside Avenue and Hazel Street.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Uptown City Sports Building Being Demolished, Paving Way For 200 Apartments At Broadway And Wilson

The one-story City Sports building is being demolished to make way for a nine-story apartment building on the prominent Uptown corner.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

After Sudden Retirement, 6 Candidates Seek Appointment To Become Far North Side’s State Senator

The candidates are seeking to be appointed to the State Senate seat being vacated by recently reelected Sen. Heather Steans.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Sale Of Weiss Hospital Parking Lot To Apartment Developer Secures Health Center’s Future, Officials Say. But Neighbors Question Need Of Project

Lincoln Property Company wants to turn the parking lot at Wilson Avenue and Marine Drive into a 12-story, 314-unit apartment building.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Would New Development On Uptown’s Clark Street Help Immigrant Businesses Or ‘Upend’ Neighborhood? Residents Are Mixed

"For Sale" signs have been popping up along an Uptown retail stretch for years. A project could help turn things around, but some residents fear more building could hurt longtime business owners.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Uptown Apartment Building, Which Would Neighbor New Double Door Location, Gets Key City Approval

Developer Cedar Street received Plan Commission approval for a 62-unit apartment building and the redevelopment of a theater that is to host rock club Double Door.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Uptown Apartment Building Gets Key Committee Approval, Despite Objections From Historic District Neighbors

The Clark Street development would help revive a retail strip in "rapid downward spiral." But some neighbors believe the five-story building is out of scale with the neighborhood.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Apartments, Coworking Space Coming To Uptown’s Historic Bridgeview Bank Building

The landmark bank building at Lawrence and Broadway will be turned into apartments by prolific developers Cedar Street.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Weiss Hospital Parking Lot Would Be Home To 12-Story Apartment Building Under Proposal

Weiss Hospital has been trying to sell its parking lot, which sits on prime lakefront land.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Uptown’s City Sports Building Being Torn Down, Replaced With 200-Unit Apartment Complex

Work will begin next year to turn the former home of City Sports and other stores into a nine-story apartment building.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Uptown Clark Street Apartment Project Moving Forward Despite Some Opposition From Neighbors

A plan is gaining steam after three previous proposals to redevelop Clark Street were shot down.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

2 Uptown Buildings To Be Torn Down, Replaced By Apartment Complexes

Two- and three-story buildings will make way for mid-rise complexes with apartments and retail.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Howard Brown’s Proposal For 5-Story Clinic Gets OK’d By Key City Council Committee

Relocating to the new clinic would allow Howard Brown to double the capacity of its Lakeview center, leaders say.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Northwest Side Affordable Housing Proposal Tests Lightfoot’s Resolve On ‘Aldermanic Privilege’

Ald. Nicholas Sposato's plan to downzone a property at 6001 W. Lawrence Ave. would hobble a nonprofit's plan to build an all-affordable 48-unit housing development.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park

Leland Avenue In Uptown Added To Shared Streets Program

Leland from Clark Street to Kenmore Avenue has been given a "shared streets designation," which seeks to reduce car traffic to allow for more pedestrian uses of streets like biking and jogging.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

In Uptown And Edgewater, New Political Groups Push Progressive Agendas — And Pressure Local Aldermen

Both groups want to influence the views of Alds. James Cappleman (46th) and Harry Osterman (48th), and they are prepared to back challengers in the 2023 elections.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
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