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Logan Square »

Krampus Group Protests SantaCon Logan Square Coming to Neighborhood

A new group cites public drinking, "Lincoln Park buffoonery," in call to protest SantaCon Logan Square.

Lakeview »

TBOX Organizers to Double Private Security, Add Dumpsters for Pub Crawl

Chris Festa sent a letter to business owners in hopes of "better crowd control" this year.

Lakeview »

TBOX Organizers Say 20,000 Expected This Year, Down From Last Year's 40,000

Bar crawl organizers applied for a special event permit after last year's rowdiness and violence.

Lakeview & Wrigleyville »

Pub Crawl Organizer Starts Monthly Cereal Fundraiser for Food Pantry

TBOX organizers will sponsor a fundraiser for Lakeview Pantry that launches next week.

Lakeview & Wrigleyville »

Tunney Suggests Targeting Bars to Control Pub Crawl Mayhem

Happy-hour laws and crowd restrictions could be alternatives to pub crawl legislation, alderman says. 

Wrigleyville »

Attorney: Man Accused in TBOX Stabbing Was Drugged

Lawyer for Greg Greaves — indicted this week — says he has evidence the Purdue graduate was drugged.

Wrigleyville »

Wrigleyville Police Commander Wants 'Zero Tolerance' for Raucous Partygoers

After the debacle of TBOX, Cmdr. Elias Voulgaris wants to separate bargoers from the neighborhood.

Wrigleyville »

Bars Pan Proposed Pub Crawl Rules After TBOX Fiasco

People who get rowdy during pub crawls like TBOX can't be tamed, bar owners say.

Lakeview »

Bar Crawl Reaches Out to Pay For Damaged Comic Bookstore Window

TBOX organizer told Chicago Comics it would try to fix the situation.

Lakeview »

Comic Book Store Damaged by Bar Crawl Revelers Wants TBOX to Pay Up

Chicago Comics' owner wants TBOX to pay for damage caused by man landing face-first into his storefront.

Lakeview »

Bar Crawl Ignored Self-Imposed 'Good Neighbor' Rules, Tunney's Office Says

TBOX violated registration and cleanliness standards discussed with alderman, his spokeswoman said.

Wrigleyville »

Bar Crawl Stabbing Suspect's Girlfriend: Someone Must Have Drugged Him

Gregg Greaves, charged Monday with aggravated battery, "had to have been drugged," his girlfriend said.

Wrigleyville »

Purdue Grad Held on $500,000 Bond in Wrigleyville Bar Crawl Stabbing

Gregg Greaves was ordered held on $500,000 bond in a Wrigleyville holiday bar crawl stabbing.

Lakeview & Wrigleyville »

Drunken Santa Bar Crawlers Shattered Chicago Comics Window, Owner Says

A fight sent a man flying face-first into the storefront of Chicago Comics, breaking the right window.

Wrigleyville »

Santa Bar Crawl Stabbing Victim Bled So Much, It Was 'Like Friday the 13th'

An Uptown man was arrested in the gruesome stabbing that marred an annual Wrigleyville pub crawl.