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House Music Venue Wants To Open In The West Loop, But Residents Say Not On Their ‘Quiet’ Block

Habitat Chicago owners said they want the late-night club to offer an inclusive and safe nightlife experience, but they will need the alderman to lift a liquor moratorium.

West Loop

West Loop Workers Chased And Held Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed A Cyclist, Prosecutors Say

Courtney Bertucci was arrested Monday and charged with reckless homicide, failure to report an accident resulting in death and drug possession in connection with the April 16 crash in West Loop.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

33-Story Tower With More Than 200 Apartments Planned For Fulton Market

The proposed building would include 41 affordable apartments, 50 parking spots and commercial space on Morgan Street.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Chicago Casino Approved By City Council After Screaming Match Between Mayor, Alderman

After a heated vote, the $1.7 billion casino planned for the Tribune Publishing site now goes to the state's gaming board for final approval. Here's what it will look like.

Citywide

Does The West Loop Need Greenspace, Bike Lanes, Street Improvements? Here’s Your Chance To Vote

A survey is open until June 6 to help decide how the 27th Ward should its $2.9 million in local impact funds.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Neighbors Slam Bally’s River West Casino Plan Once Again As City Closes In On Finalizing Deal

Residents said Thursday's town hall read like the riverfront Bally's casino is a "done deal." “We are connected to you — or we will be connected to you if we are successful,” Bally's Chairman Soo Kim said.

Citywide

Lightfoot Set To Announce Casino Pick As Critics Question The Selection Process

The mayor is widely expected to choose the Bally’s River West proposal over the loud objections of neighbors and some aldermen.

Citywide

Get SAUCED At This Free Pop-Up Night Market Returning To The West Loop Next Month

The Spring Night Market will take place May 13-14 at House of Vans and will include 45 local vendors.

Downtown

Driver Charged After Critically Injuring Cyclist In West Loop, Police Say

The driver allegedly tried to flee the scene, going several blocks with the victim's bike lodged under her car before witnesses were able to intervene and hold her until police arrived.

Downtown

Bunker Bringing Cocktails, Arcade Games And A Numero Group-Curated Juke Box To West Loop This Spring

Bunker is four steps below ground inside The Duncan, a luxury apartment building. It's set to open in early May.

Downtown

CoLaboratory, A Food- And Beverage-Focused Workspace, Opens In West Loop

The workspace at 1210 W. Lake St. includes 12 stations with kitchenware and tools for product development and testing, as well as storage space.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

El Che Bar Chef Transforming Part Of His Restaurant Into A Butcher Shop

After weeks of empty tables at the West Loop restaurant, Chef John Manion is pivoting to offer premium cuts of raw meat.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

Sterling Bay’s West Loop Office Tower Push Continues With Two New Building Proposals

The prominent developer aims to build an 18-story tower at 1000 W. Carroll Ave. and an 11-story building at 345 N. Morgan St.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards