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Night Game Lights At Welles Park Would Help Kids Baseball And Local Businesses, Supporters Say. City Will Decide This Month Whether To Approve Them

A nonprofit group asked the Park District for a quick decision so it can apply for grants to pay for the lights. Some critics say the process is moving too fast.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Visit Dunder Mifflin Paper Co. With Replay Lincoln Park’s ‘Office’-Themed Pop-Up

Replay Lincoln Park's latest pop-up transforms the 9,000-square-foot bar into the set of the popular TV show, "The Office."

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Thorek May Sell Parts Of Bethany Methodist Hospital And Retirement Home In Ravenswood, Alderman Says

Thorek purchased the Bethany property in 2019 for $22.5 million but has shared little about its plans for the space.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

After Black Mom Reported To DCFS, Parents And Teachers Urge CPS To Address ‘Chaotic, Toxic and Divisive’ Culture At Lakeview School

Parents are calling for new leadership at Inter-American Magnet School, which they say is plagued with persistent problems, infighting and mismanagement.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

Rogers Park Artist Opens Andy’s Art, Antiques & Oddities As Ode To Late Mother

Andrew A. Johnston would always go antiquing with his mother. When she died, he decided to change careers and open an antiques shop near his Rogers Park home.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Kyōten Chef Opening Sushi Restaurant Hinoki Sushiko Thursday In Bucktown

Chef Otto Phan is expanding his Japanese cuisine with an izakaya lounge and omakase experience near the Hideout and Lincoln Yards.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Goddess And Grocer Coming To The West Loop This Summer

The gourmet grocer and deli will debut this summer at 911 W. Randolph St. The West Loop store will be the chain's fifth location in Chicago.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

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

Mercury Theater — Thought To Be Permanently Closed — Will Soon Reopen Under New Leadership

The Theater announced last June it was closed for good, but officials said Wednesday they secured the funding to reopen.

Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville

After Months Of ‘Radio Silence,’ Developer Back To Square One After Ravenswood Neighbors Reject Plan To Turn Church Into Apartments

Developers unveiled their proposal for Philadelphia Romanian Church of God months ago. Then there was no news or response to neighbor feedback.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Logan Square’s ‘Corner Farm’ Community Garden Could Be Razed For Condos — But Neighbors Are Scrambling To Save It

The Corner Farm, which has become a vibrant community hub over the past decade, could soon be uprooted for the kind of development people have come to associate with gentrification in Logan Square.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Foxtrot Market Plans New Store For Wicker Park’s Main Intersection: ‘We’re Thrilled About The Location’

Foxtrot Market plans to replace Café Cancale at the corner of Damen, Milwaukee and North avenues.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Matchacita Opens In Lincoln Park, Bringing Creative, Matcha-Focused Drinks, Dishes To North Side

Matchacita offers a full menu of lattes, specialty drinks and pastries that feature matcha, a powder made from green tea leaves that's high in antioxidants.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

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.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Top Chef Winner Joe Flamm Will Open Fulton Market Restaurant Rose Mary In April

Flamm, who previous worked as an executive chef at Spiaggia, plans to open the Croatian-Italian restaurant April 20.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

A Look Inside Parson’s West Town: Popular Chicken, Slushie And Patio Spot Opens Newest Location Thursday

PHOTOS: After banks pulled funding, the Parson's team built the restaurant by hand. "We did everything ourselves. It's all about survival."

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Developer To Unveil Plans For 7-Story Office Building In West Loop

The 109-foot-tall building would include 63,000 square feet of ground-floor retail and a rooftop deck near the corner of Lake and Green streets.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Developer Will Pitch Plan To Build 56-Unit Apartment Complex On Project Logan Site In April

The project would be the latest upscale apartment tower to rise near the California Blue Line station. The 1st Ward office is hosting a community meeting on the proposal next month.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Clean Beauty Company Sunday Standard Brings Locally-Crafted Skin Care Products To West Town

Clean beauty can be "intimidating" and the self care world is often perceived as "exclusive." Emma Zwissler hopes to change that.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

27-Story Fulton Market Apartment High Rise, 9-Story Office Building Approved By City Council

City Council also approved a new apartment building at the former Henry Horner Homes site on the Near West Side.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
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