Wicker Park »

Live Music, Discount Shopping Coming Saturday Night to Wicker Park

Shoppers can get 15-20 percent off in Wicker Park when they participate in Small Business Saturday.

Logan Square »

Silent Auction for the Discerning Local Goes Live for Logan Square Park

Bidding opened Tuesday for an online auction in support of community events and upkeep of Unity Park.

Lincoln Square »

Unwrap Lincoln Square Ravenswood Offers Rewards for Shopping Local

Spend your holiday dollars locally and get a $50 gift certificate to a neighborhood restaurant.

Ravenswood »

Empirical Brewing Wants You to Tell It How To Make Beer

Empirical's taproom will be one part bar, one part lab, with customers taste-testing experimental brews.

Chatham »

South Side Gift Guide: Music, Art, Coffee and More

From Englewood to Pullman, gift ideas for the South Side shopper abound.

Lincoln Park »

Lincoln Park Residents, Businesses Push for Return of No. 11 Bus

Two years after the bus route was chopped, residents and businesses continue to push for its return.

Lincoln Square »

Lincoln Square Gets 'Main Street Makeover' for the Holidays

The Square is one of five 'hoods in America getting a Main Street Makeover for Small Business Saturday.

West Loop »

Strip Club Owner's Medical Marijuana Dispensary OK'd By City

Six dispensaries approved, including in Avondale and Brighton Park, but Wicker Park permit denied.

Jefferson Park »

Jefferson Park Medical Marijuana Clinic Approved Without Alderman's Support

City officials approved plans for a dispensary at 4758 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Lincoln Park »

Art Effect Celebrating 30 Years on Armitage With Party, Giveaways

Owner Esther Fishman said the store has helped define the neighborhood over the past 30 years.

Albany Park »

Stitched in Albany Park, WIG Bags Provide Customized Toting Needs

Though cyclists are a big chunk of Isaac Grigsby's base, the bags can be made according to any need.

Edgewater »

'Exploding' Edgewater Art Scene Showcased at Saturday Show

The 11th annual DIY Trunk Show takes place this Saturday at Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N. Broadway.

Downtown »

Red Light Camera Challenge Fails Before State Supreme Court

Two justices, including Ald. Burke's wife, recused themselves while four others split on the matter.

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