Monday Apr 21
Thanks for Tipping: Chicagoans may tip better than residents...
Chicagoans may tip better than residents of other major cities, but which neighborhoods tip the best? Thrillist mapped it out and people in the Western part of the Loop are most apt to leave a tip , while the highest average tippers are in the central Loop and Lakeview/Lincoln Park .
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
Pastor With Religious Message Carries Cross For Over A Month
Chicago minister is taking a unique approach to Lent, carrying a cross through his neighborhood talking to people about God.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
My FOX Chicago
Pastor with religious message carries cross through Lakeview
A Chicago minister is taking a unique approach to Lent, carrying a cross through his neighborhood talking to people about God.
CTA Bypass Project Would Eliminate Bottleneck For Red, Brown, Purple Lines
The CTA would have to acquire and tear down 16 buildings in the Lakeview neighborhood to make way for a $320 million rail bypass that would eliminate a longstanding bottleneck along the Red, Brown, and Purple lines.
South Side Eats: Massive Tortas at Dona Torta in Little Village
The torta sandwich is as common in Mexican restaurants these days as tacos or burritos.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
The Parking Hits Just Keep On Coming
Just last month, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel bragged in a statement that, "By delivering on free Sunday parking in the neighborhoods...we're able to make a bad deal better."
Record Store Day 2014: Where to Go in Chicago
Seven years down the line, and it feels like Record Store Day comes earlier every year.
Boystown sex assault charges filed against South Side man
A woman was sexually assaulted in the 3500-block of North Halsted Street in Boystown, in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
North Shore Father-Son Team Opens Wrightwood Furniture - New Home...
Since opening its doors in late 2013, Wrightwood Furniture - Lakeview's newest and most charming home furnishings storefront at 3036 N. Lincoln Ave. - has already become a neighborhood destination for one-of-a-kind, high-quality and strikingly affordable home dAİcor.
Exciting Lineup Announced for Chicago Home Theater Festival, 5/1-25
The Chicago Home Theater Festival has set its dates for May 1st - 25th, 2014. An opening party will be held April 30th at Hyde Park Art Center.
Priest reinstated at Lakeview parish after allegation investigated
A priest has been reinstated to a parish in the Lakeview neighborhood after an investigation concluded that an allegation of sexual misconduct against him "was unfounded," according to the Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Red Eye Chicago
Is $700 studio apt. dead? Hunting for elusive listing.
In 2012, Grace Sweeney did the impossible. She found a studio in Lincoln Park for $745 a month -- just within the budget she kept as an unpaid intern out of college.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Theater Wit Wins Rights to Chicago Debut of Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play, Set for Jan 2015
Theater Wit Artistic Director Jeremy Wechsler has confirmed Theater Wit has secured the exclusive rights to present the Midwest premiere of Anne Washburn 's unforgettable new work, Mr. Burns , a post-electric play.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Chicago Jewish Community
African-American, Jewish communities come together at JUF Hunger Seder
Nearly 150 members of the African-American and Jewish communities celebrated an early Passover Seder together April 2, focusing on the issue of hunger.
Broughton Hotels Donates 10,000 Sandwiches
Chicago, Ill.-In celebration of National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day on April 2, Broughton Hotels prepared 10,000 sandwiches that were donated to St. Jerome's Ministry, Chicago Lights, Pacific Gardens, and several additional charitable organizations in Chicago to aid in the fight against hunger.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Niagara Bottling's $56 million Pleasant Prairie bottling plant announced
LakeView Corporate Park originally was developed by We Energies development affiliate WisPark LLP and CenterPoint Properties Trust of Oak Brook, Ill.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Storecasting: Egor's Mistress Is Coming to Lakeview
Egor's Dungeon , the adult toy store on Belmont Avenue, will open a sister store soon .
Chicago GLAAD Hatter Brunch Returns
GLAAD and its Chicago Leadership Council announce the return of the extremely popular GLAAD Hatter Brunch on Saturday, April 19, 2014.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Streets Blog Chicago
Loop Station Consolidation Will Offer Quicker Ride for Straphangers
Currently, the Green Line's Morgan station, with its sleek green glass canopies, has my vote for the most attractive CTA stop.