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Wicker Park garners 3 of 21 food truck sites announced by Chicago's City Council committee

Our Urban Times - 4 years 9 months ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Thursday, October 25th, 2012 Chicago City Council's License and Consumer Protection Committee (LCPC) announced, on Wednesday, its selection of 21 food...


Rescue plants from Northerly Island for your garden or your community garden

Our Urban Times - 4 years 9 months ago
Date:  Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 A plant rescue from 40 acres of Northerly Island Park, 1400 S. Linn White Drive, Sat., Oct. 27, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. can put free plants in your garden or your community garden.read more


Man taken to hospital early Sunday morning from California and Armitage

Our Urban Times - 4 years 10 months ago
Date:  Monday, October 22nd, 2012 Police officers were called to Saint Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center (SMEMC) early Sunday morning. The Chicago Fire Department had transported a 48-year-old male, with lacerations on his head, from California and Armitage to SMEMC.read more


Arrest of accused February Subway Restaurant murder in Ukrainian Village in February

Our Urban Times - 4 years 10 months ago
Date:  Friday, October 19th, 2012 UPDATE: Booked on 10/20/12, no bond was set and the next court date is 10/22. Stats are born Nov. 1970 (42); 175 lbs and 5'5" tall. First Degree Murder is the charge against Anthony G. White, read more


Still have time to see "Freshly Fallen Snow" which begins Chicago Dramatists new year

Our Urban Times - 4 years 10 months ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Saturday, October 20th, 2012 Jeff recommended Freshly Fallen Snow, with its minimalist but effective stage set, closes on Oct. 28, read more


To lift or not to lift a liquor moratorium on Ashland in Moreno's 1st Ward -- that is the question

Our Urban Times - 4 years 10 months ago
By:  Gladys Alcazar-Anselmo Date:  Saturday, October 20th, 2012 In exploring whether to lift a liquor moratorium on Ashland Ave. between Augusta Blvd. and Division St., 1st Ward...


Draft of food plan addressing obesity and a healthier culture in Chicago

Our Urban Times - 4 years 10 months ago
Date:  Friday, October 19th, 2012 Healthy Places, an initiative of Healthy Chicago, released a draft of a plan, called "Recipe for Healthy Places," on Oct. 17. The Intersection of Food and Obesity in Chicago began in July 2010, to help address obesity and build a healthier...


Boo-Palooza...the grandest of Halloween celebrations will be in Wicker Park on Oct. 27

Our Urban Times - 4 years 10 months ago
Date:  Friday, October 19th, 2012 Boo-Palooza, jam packed with activities to delight all ages, will be in Wicker Park, 1425 N. Damen, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 27.read more


Chicago City Council's Progressive Caucus holding public meetings about the City's proposed budget since Emanuel won't

Our Urban Times - 4 years 10 months ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 Mayor Rahm Emanuel's reluctance to have community hearings about his proposed budget has prompted Progressive Caucus...


Community Alert: 13th District Burglaries in Ukrainian and East Village areas

Our Urban Times - 4 years 10 months ago
Date:  Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 Apartments in multi-unit buildings have been targeted during the day:read more


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