You'd better watch out, you'd better not cry: It's #TBOX2014.
A new group cites public drinking, "Lincoln Park buffoonery," in call to protest SantaCon Logan Square.
"Everything ran smoothly last year and we expect the same this year," one bar owner said.
Gregg Greaves was accused of trying to kill a man with a broken beer bottle at Red Ivy.
Police and businesses say there were no major incidents during the massive pub crawl.
One local bookstore owner called the massive holiday bar crawl "scary."
Chris Festa sent a letter to business owners in hopes of "better crowd control" this year.
Bar crawl organizers applied for a special event permit after last year's rowdiness and violence.
Saturday's Cover Your Bases will be a fraction of the size of the rowdy holiday crawl, officials said.
People caught with alcohol on the streets will be ticketed, the area police commander said.
City departments are aware of the pub crawl, which is expected to bring 2,000 to 4,000 revelers.
TBOX organizers will sponsor a fundraiser for Lakeview Pantry that launches next week.
Happy-hour laws and crowd restrictions could be alternatives to pub crawl legislation, alderman says.
Lawyer for Greg Greaves — indicted this week — says he has evidence the Purdue graduate was drugged.
After the debacle of TBOX, Cmdr. Elias Voulgaris wants to separate bargoers from the neighborhood.
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