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The Boathouse Cafe Set to Open Inside Humboldt Park This Spring

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 23 hours ago
Café Alejo, also known as The Boathouse Cafe, aims to honor the park's history and change perceptions.


Red-Light Cameras Opponents Backing Candidates Who Support Their Cause

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 11 hours ago
The "Ban the Cams" coalition has received pledges to abolish the cameras from 36 candidates.


Deep Freeze Continues Thursday

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 9 hours ago
Temperatures were below zero Thursday morning, but could reach as high as 13 degrees.


27th Ward Candidate Beukinga Should Remain on Ballot, Hearing Officer Says

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 11 hours ago
The hearing officer has recommended the Board of Elections keep Gabe Beukinga on the ballot.


City Pension Debt Part of 2nd Ward Aldermanic Forum

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 4 hours ago
by Darryl Holliday -- The newly redrawn ward features a race with six candidates. CHICAGO — All six candidates seeking to represent the newly redrawn 2nd Ward said at a forum Wednesday night that the city's pension crisis and debt were the biggest problems facing Chicago.The forum, at...


1st Ward Aldermanic Forum Draws Lively Crowd

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 7 hours ago
by Darryl Holliday -- Latinos, campaign donations, support for Rahm and police protection were among the issues. WICKER PARK — A forum for 1st Ward aldermanic candidates kicked off Wednesday night, marked by cheers and jeers from the audience.The forum at Wicker Park Lutheran Church, 1500...


Mystery Shrouds New Damen Avenue Storefront Well Underway

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 7 hours ago
by Alisa Hauser -- "Whatever they have done to create intrigue, they have been successful," said Waguespack's spokesman. WICKER PARK — Construction on a new building along a stretch of Damen Avenue that has drawn such major brands as Nike and Fjallraven is well underway,...


Rahm Met with Latinos for Three King's Day Stop at Wicker's SubT Lounge

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 1 day ago
Robert Gomez, owner of SubT Lounge and Celena Roldan, wife of Ald. Joe Moreno (1st), hosted the event.


Woman Jumps on Pink Line Tracks To Save Fallen Man From Oncoming Train

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 1 day ago
CTA riders jumped into action, using a bike's chain lock to rescue the injured man.


When Will Chicago Come Out of the Deep Freeze?

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 1 day ago
Wednesday is expected to be the coldest day of this cold snap, with a high around zero.


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