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Uptown »

$14 Million TIF for Uptown Luxury Housing Draws Committee OK, Protests

The plan for the vacant Maryville Academy campus had neighbors protesting at Ald. Cappleman's office.  

Lakeview »

Former Diplomat Hotel to Reopen Thursday as 'Buffett Place'

Qualifying residents will move into the affordable housing next month.

Uptown »

Duo Explores Uptown's Affordable Housing Debate With Book Project

"On the Margins" will chronicle the struggles of low-income housing residents in Uptown.

Grand Boulevard »

Rosenwald Rehab Project Hits Neighborhood Resistance

The developer and consultants would cash in on the multimillion dollar deal, activists said.

Bronzeville »

Affordable Housing Complex Unveiled in Bronzeville

The Paul G. Stewart Center offers a campus atmosphere for residents.

Lakeview »

Lathrop Homes Developer: High-Rise Part of Plan Despite Alderman's Dissent

The bulk of the project is set, with only details such as specific height in flux, a developer said.

Uptown »

Handymen Help Low-Income Uptown Families in Honor of 9/11

A home repair company was in Uptown Tuesday doing thousands of dollars of free work in honor of 9/11.

Lakeview »

Nearly New Bikes, Other Businesses Leave Chateau Hotel For Spots Nearby

Some owners feared losing customers after moving, but they were all able to land nearby.

Edgewater »

Families Flock to Edgewater to Apply for Affordable Housing

An ad for subsidized, low-income housing brought more than 1,000 people to Sheridan and Foster.

Uptown »

Flats Chicago Adds Lawrence House to Its Uptown Holdings, Plans $14M Rehab

The troubled building at 1020. W. Lawrence Ave. will be rehabbed, and tenants will be relocated.

Roscoe Village »

Lathrop Homes Redevelopment: New Plans Don't Soothe Crowd

Hundreds filled a Roscoe Village church to hear the latest changes to a plan to overhaul Lathrop Homes.

Uptown »

North Side Activist Groups Make Merger Official

The Organization of the Northeast and the Lakeview Action Coalition have officially joined forces.

Uptown »

Cappleman Releases New 'Ward Master Plan'

The document builds on a tradition the 46th Ward alderman started in his first days in office in 2011.

Uptown »

Chateau Hotel: Remaining Tenants Have Until Friday to Vacate

A judge gave four people living in the single room occupancy hotel until midnight Friday to leave.

Uptown »

North Side Activists Join Forces: LAC and ONE Forming a New Organization

Two activist groups known for organizing mass protests on the North Side are merging this summer.

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