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"It Takes a Village:" The Wicker Park Choral Singers celebrate their 5th Anniversary

Our Urban Times - 5 years 2 months ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 Inspired by four years of achieving their goals and learning from their mistakes, the Wicker Park Choral Singers (WPCS)...


Monday Night in Bucktown: ‘Johnny Quest’ IPA Debuts at Floyd’s, BCO Holiday Gala at Hot Chocolate

Chicago Pipeline - 5 years 2 months ago
In case you’re already thinking about what to do after work tonight, here’s two events of note: Floyd’s Pub, 1944 N. Oakley St. (at Armitage) is one of just three city pubs tapped to debut “Johnny Quests Thinks We’re Sellouts,” a new IPA from not-yet-open Lakeview Brewery DryHop...


Federal Emergency Unemployment ends December 29

Our Urban Times - 5 years 2 months ago
Date:  Friday, December 7th, 2012 Referred to as Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC), the insurance program  that extended unemployment coverage beyond the initial 25-week regular state program expires on Dec. 29.read more


View the Tatra Mountains from Noble Square: 1st Chicago International Mountain Film Festival

Our Urban Times - 5 years 2 months ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Friday, December 7th, 2012 Tatra Mountain or other mountain climbing doers, viewers and enthusiasts have an opportunity to see films from Poland,...


16 Things to Do in the Hood this Weekend

Chicago Pipeline - 5 years 2 months ago
WICKER PARK— The weekend is packed with holiday events, activities, shopping bazaars, the first days of Hannukah and more. Here are a few events on our radar. Friday Dec. 7  10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Free Flu Shots, 2058 N. Western Ave. (1st Ward Office). Walgreens will provide free flu shots on a first-come, first-serve...


Red Apple's liquor license appeal denied -- Ukrainian Village residents relieved

Our Urban Times - 5 years 2 months ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Thursday, December 6th, 2012 Feeling as though they have won another victory, Ukrainian Village residents are relieved to learn that the City of...


How to stay healthy through the winter: Get your flu shot now!

Our Urban Times - 5 years 2 months ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 Medical experts warn that this year's flu is going to be a bad one, so get your flu shot now.read more


Bucktown Community Organization opposes Emanuel's privatization deal for digital billboards

Our Urban Times - 5 years 2 months ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 The Bucktown Community Organization (BCO) is opposing 5 digital billboards along the Kennedy expressway that are part of...


Logan Square's Ultra Lounge on Milwaukee Ave. scene of 1 shooter and 4 victims

Our Urban Times - 5 years 2 months ago
Date:  Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 An altercation between two men just before 12:30 a.m. wed., Dec. 5, led to four men being shot inside the Ultra Lounge, 2169 N. Milwaukee Ave., in Logan Square. One of the two men in the fight pulled a handgun and shot the other. The...


Off duty Chicago 11th District police officer collars offender in 14th District

Our Urban Times - 5 years 2 months ago
Date:  Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 South bound on California on Tues., Dec. 4, at approximately 2:45 p.m. a driver, failed to stop at a red lightread more


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