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Hyde Park Garden Fair Finds Plants Rarely Seen Before by U.S. Gardeners

The annual garden fair runs Friday and Saturday at the Hyde Park Shopping Center.

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Hyde Parkers Voting Overwhelmingly in Favor of Free Trolley on 53rd Street

Early survey results show Hyde Parkers would use a free trolley a couple of times a week to run errands.

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Free Trolley Could Roll Down 53rd Street If Hyde Parkers Want It

A survey is asking for input on transportation options for 53rd Street and Lake Park Avenue.

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Neighbors Struggle to Save Frank Lloyd Wright Homes After Dissing Pritzker

Residents see no alternatives for saving the Wright masterpieces after nixing a bed-and-breakfast plan.

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Annual Bulb Sale Offers the Tulip That Destroyed the Dutch

The fundraiser for local parks offers heritage flowers, including Thomas Jefferson's daffodils.

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Hyde Park Garden Fair Seeks to Replace Stolen Flowers

A disease affecting popular plants may hamper fundraising efforts.

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New Property Tax Mulled for 53rd & Lake Park to Fund Cleaning, Landscaping

Ald. Will Burns is polling residents about a special service area near 53rd Street and Lake Park Avenue.

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Study Says Renting Families Priced Out of Hyde Park

Hyde Park became less affordable for the poor, families and seniors over the last decade, study says.

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Planned 14-story Tower in Hyde Park Has Some Residents Wary

The University of Chicago on Wednesday will unveil plans for a tower on East 53rd Street.