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Ukrainian Village Community Policing Rep Encourages Neighbors To Form Block Clubs

While block clubs can't prevent all crime, setting up tools like phone trees can be helpful to provide information after a crime has occurred, the rep said.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Watch Chicago Snowboarders Hitch A Ride Through West Town, Ukrainian Village During Huge Winter Storm

VIDEO: For the second time this winter, 19-year-old Daniel Zablotskiy and his friends decided to suit up and snowboard on the empty, snowy streets.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Community Rallies To Support Ukrainian Village Baker Hospitalized After Hit-And-Run Crash

Geo Salas was biking home when a driver hit her. She had to be hospitalized and will need dental reconstructive surgery.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Infrastructure Projects Will Shut Down Some Ukrainian Village Roads In Upcoming Months

Work includes a water main replacement and improvements to People's Gas equipment.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Flour Power, A Neighbor-Funded Homemade Pasta Shop, Opens This Week In West Town

Schwa alums Wilson Bauer and Alice Richter are opening the neighborhood pasta shop of their dreams on Thursday.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Public Invited To Virtual Memorial For Late Chicago Music Fixture, Activist Christen Thomas

Thomas, 38, died in April after a cardiac arrest. With the pandemic limiting funeral services, her loved ones say this will be a much-needed chance for closure.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

West Town Lagging In Census Count, Bucktown And Wicker Park In Slightly Better Shape

"I know you all turn out for West Fest and Renegade Art Fair," Mayor Lori Lightfoot said. "So let's see you turn out for your neighborhood and make yourself count in this year's census."

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

‘Let’s Be Neighborly’: Ukrainian Village Man’s Nightly DJ Sets Cheer Up Quarantined Neighbors

From The Beatles to Elton John, the music is bringing neighbors together. "Social distancing doesn't have to mean social isolation."

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Love In The Time Of Coronavirus: Chicago Couples Get Married Under Quarantine

From a front porch in Ukrainian Village to a livestreamed wedding in Old St. Patrick's Church, these couples didn't let COVID-19 stop their nuptials.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Big Shoulders Coffee Handing Out Free Milk, Coffee In East Ukrainian Village At 6 P.M. Sunday

In need of milk or coffee? A local coffee roasting company wants to help.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Bucktown And Ukrainian Village Neighbors Step Up To Help Each Other During Coronavirus Outbreak

After an elderly woman in a grocery store parking lot asked a neighbor to help her shop, others decided to step up and do the same for their neighbors.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Award-Winning Chefs To Bring Filipino Food, Pastries To Former Winchester Spot

Genie Kwon and Tim Flores worked at the two-Michelin-starred Oriole in the West Loop and left to open a neighborhood spot.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Hookah Bar Will Replace Shuttered Division Street Car Wash

Kenneth Clair, an owner of The Lyons Den, said the hookah lounge will open next year.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

It’s Official: Construction Of Shake-It, First Pitched In 2017, Now Underway In Ukrainian Village

Neighbors have been cool to the idea of the burger joint, raising concerns about noise, parking and more.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Tour Ukrainian National Museum, Several Community Churches During This Weekend’s Open House Chicago

Open House Chicago sites range from repurposed mansions and historic churches to modern offices and skyscrapers. The tours are all free.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Atomix Coffee Is Selling Fixtures, Including Its Iconic Astronaut Mural

Already missing your favorite red booth? Now's your chance to buy it and own a piece of West Town history.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Sick And Tired Of West Town Eyesore, Small Business Owner Hops The Fence To Clean, Paint Vacant Building

"I kind of just got to the point where I was like, 'If nobody's going to do anything about it, I'll take it upon myself,'" said Rob Colosi-McCann, the owner of Inside Home, 1942 W. Chicago Ave

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Chef Behind The Delta Takes Over Kitchen At Bite Cafe, A 24-Year-Old Ukrainian Village Staple

Adam Wendt, the former executive sous chef at a four-time Michelin-starred restaurant, said he feels proud and humbled to take over the Ukrainian Village cafe.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Ron Swanson-Themed Brunch Spot Whisk Hopes To Reopen This Weekend Following City Shutdown

"We want to thank the neighbors for the continued support all this years," Whisk co-owner Rick Rodriguez said.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

The Rookery Closes In West Town, Owners Blame People Craving ‘The New’ All Of The Time

The decision to close followed "countless hours agonizing over the pros and cons of keeping the business open," the owners wrote in a Facebook post.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
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