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Panda Express Plan Scrapped As Portage Park Neighbors Push For A Different Development At Bank Parking Lot

Panda Express opponents want the bank lot to be turned into a mixed-use development. But others say the drive-thru would have given nearby businesses a boost.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

You Can Now Apply To Live In The Clarendale, A Senior Living Complex At Six Corners

Applications for market-rate and more affordable units in The Clarendale are now open. The development plans to be complete in September, and leasing will begin in October.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

After 2 Cyclists Killed, Protected Bike Lanes Coming To Stretch Of Milwaukee Avenue On Northwest Side

Raised concrete curbs are coming to Milwaukee Avenue's bike lane between Addison Street and Irving Park Road to improve safety for cyclists using the bike highway.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Six Corners Hot Dog Joint Says It Was Excluded From Area’s Hot Dog Fest, But Chamber Says That’s Not The Case

Some Six Corners businesses and neighbors criticized the Windy City Hot Dog Fest for having no Far Northwest Side participants, while others say bringing a wide variety of vendors to the area will help put it back on the map.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Target Will Be Anchor Tenant Of Sears Redevelopment At Six Corners

The store is expected to open in fall 2023 and joins other national retailers coming to the area.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Aldi Is Still Coming To Six Corners Senior Living Building, But Other Stores Remain Unleased

Construction for The Clarendale is scheduled to be finished by the fall. The Aldi could open in February, though no construction timeline has been announced.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Family-Owned Restaurant Peru Criollo Brings Peruvian Soul Food To Six Corners

Peru Criollo took over the Shilas Restaurant space on Cicero Avenue last month, serving dishes like ceviche, green pasta and steak, Peruvian-style paella and cilantro beef stew.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Windy City Hot Dog Fest Bringing Chicago Classics And Wacky Wieners To Six Corners This Summer

Chicago's Dog House in Lincoln Park is bringing exotic hot dogs to the fest, including a rattlesnake and rabbit dog and an alligator dog called Chance the Snapper.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Residents, Historians Want To Preserve 1940s Terrazzo Mosaic Floor Unearthed In Six Corners

Neighbors want relics to be remembered and appreciated as Six Corners sees developments and new businesses.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Veloria Coffee Aims To Open Six Corners Roastery And Cafe Focused On Sustainability And Freshness

Ron Eric Edrosa walked into a cafe and bought an exquisite cup of joe. When he returned, the coffee was terrible. So, he learned to roast coffee — and now plans to open a cafe.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Latest Six Corners Development Proposal Gets Panned By Neighbors For Being Too Suburban With Too Many Parking Lots

Neighbors criticized the $80 million project, saying it was proposing more than 300 parking spaces but not enough public space or residential units.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Wildlight Yoga Studio Moves Into New Six Corners Location As It Celebrates 3 Years Of Business

Wildlight Yoga studio, one of the few locally-owned yoga studios in the Far Northwest Side, is back to in-person teaching but will still offer virtual classes.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Six Corners Sears Redevelopment Gets Full City Council Approval

Supporters hope the long-anticipated project will help revive the prominent Northwest Side intersection and draw in more businesses.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Ald. Jim Gardiner Used His Power To Seek Revenge Against His Critics, New Texts Show

When a mom commented about him on Facebook, Gardiner sent city inspectors to her door. When a business owner organized a protest, Gardiner got old police reports about him — and planned to leak them to a neighborhood Facebook group.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Six Corners Sears Project Nears City Council Approval After Surviving Affordable Housing Debate

The project has been praised for its potential to revive the once-thriving retail district, but the lack of affordable units has drawn criticism.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Plan To Turn Six Corners Sears Into Luxury Apartments Gets Key Approval From City Hall

Commissioners unanimously approved the project. Ald. Jim Gardiner said the plan is not perfect but it's much-needed progress for the area.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Six Corners Senior Living Facility Construction Ahead Of Schedule, Finally Filling Hated ‘Hole’ On Northwest Side

The development is set to be completed by fall 2022. An Aldi and another retail tenant will be housed in the ground floor.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

As Six Corners Sears Overhaul Inches Forward, Some Northwest Siders Celebrate Luxury Apartment Plan — But Others Worry About Affordability

Of 209 luxury apartments planned for the vacant Sears building, just six will be affordable, according to the zoning application. It won't be subject to the city's new affordability ordinance, which goes into effect in October.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Neighbors Applaud Six Corners Sears Redevelopment At 1st Public Meeting But Call For More Affordable Housing, Traffic Study

The redevelopment of the old Sears building, which has sat empty since 2018, will bring more density and business to Six Corners, Ald. Jim Gardiner said.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

Irish Sports Pub Gracie O’Malley’s Opens Six Corners Location Friday

Gracie O'Malley's, which opens Friday, will have a wide selection of craft beers, a full kitchen, 16 TVs and other amenities.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
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