Openings & Closings

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DNAinfo tracks the restaurants and small businesses that open and close in your neighborhood.

Wicker Park »

"Sunday, this place was packed. A lot of families were here," a spokesman said.

Wicker Park »

The Tavern near North and Damen avenues will be replaced by an undisclosed retail store.

Bucktown »

Chef Anthony Reyes is putting his grandma and mom's recipes into the limelight.

Wicker Park »

"The whole building is done; Annex is done too," a bartender said.

Bucktown »

A black cat party the weekend of Halloween, with everyone dressing up as a black cat, is planned.

Uptown »

Bodi Shak, 4704 N. Broadway, will host its grand opening from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

Hyde Park »

The restaurant is replacing Yusho on 53rd Street in Hyde Park.

Lakeview »

Sarah Perkins co-founded DesignerShare, a peer-to-peer business where women can rent designer clothes.

East Village »

Throwback pinwheel cookies and a new espresso bar add to the excitement.

West Loop »

The restaurant offers upscale takes on the market's classic dishes — including a $19 Italian beef.

Norwood Park »

The facility opened in March, but it's inviting neighbors to a "grand opening" at 6 p.m. Thursday.

Uptown »

The shop at 1130 W. Argyle St. offers gelato, bubble tea and rolled ice cream.

Wicker Park »

The 4,966 square-foot store is the brand's largest in the world. Expect DJ sets all day on Thursday.

Andersonville »

Owner Marc Wuenschel did not know what would fill the rest of the building.