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Jerry Mickelson

Jerry Mickelson
Jerry Mickelson

Bird Lovers Beg Park District To Move Mamby On The Beach And Threaten Lawsuit, But The Show Will Go On, Organizers Say

As rare birds remain on Montrose Beach, environmentalists say the Endangered Species Act could be used to block the music festival — but Jam Productions says it's a stretch.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

As Fight Between Mamby Organizers And Montrose Beach Neighbors Hits Stalemate, A Rising Lake May Force A Compromise

Concerns about rare birds and access to the beach may be resolved as Lake Michigan continues to swell, and the rain isn't going anywhere.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Restored Uptown Theatre Will Have Dance Floor, Host 100 Shows And Be Nonprofit — But First Owner Must Raise $40 Million

If the Uptown's owner is able to secure at least half of the $40 million soon, construction will start early next year and the theater will open in early 2021.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

How Will A Restored Uptown Theatre Impact The Neighborhood? ‘Others Will Be Coming,’ Owner Says

A sold-out panel discussion on Thursday will explore how the iconic theater will change the neighborhood around it.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park