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Want To Jump The Line And Snag A Table At Big Star? Here's A $1,500 Option

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 1 day ago
by Kelly Bauer -- You can skip Big Star's line ... if you trust a stranger and have $1,500 to spare for a table. CHICAGO — If yesterday's warm weather is any indication, summer is just around the corner. Don't feel like waiting in Big Star's famously long line during...


Shootings Kill 2 People, Wound 28 Between Friday And Saturday, Police Say

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 1 day ago
by Kelly Bauer -- Two people have been killed and 28 wounded in citywide shootings between Friday and Saturday. CHICAGO —  Two people have been killed and 28 wounded in citywide shootings between Friday and Saturday, police said.A 30-year-old man was found...


West Town Shooting Wounds 25-Year-Old Man, Police Say

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 1 day ago
A West Town shooting left a 25-year-old man injured on Saturday morning, police said.


Memorial Walk To Honor Musician Prince Ends With Dance Party In Wicker Park

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 1 day ago
"Bowie and Prince, they owned the clubs. Without them, where would we have been?" one fan wondered.


"A night of a Thousand Princes" Purple Walk in Wicker Park

Our Urban Times - 3 weeks 1 day ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Saturday, May 7th, 2016 In honor of pop icon Prince's death, A Night of a Thousand Princes -- Purple Walk attracted people of all ages from all over...


Gnome found in Jewel freezer

Our Urban Times - 3 weeks 1 day ago
By:  Gnome de Plume Date:  Saturday, May 7th, 2016 My fellow Orange Gnomes are having many adventures, only some of which I have learned about.read more


Blue Line service changes thru May 13

Our Urban Times - 3 weeks 2 days ago
Date:  Saturday, May 7th, 2016 The Chicago Transit Authority's (CTA) Blue Line has service changes through May 13. read more


Wicker Park Plant Sale: perfect for 2016 gardens and Mother's Day gifts

Our Urban Times - 3 weeks 2 days ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Saturday, May 7th, 2016 Hanging baskets, flowering annuals and perennials, herbs, vegetables and cacti are all at the Wicker Park Field House, 1425 N...


Chicago Grand community works together to learn about and solve problems

Our Urban Times - 3 weeks 2 days ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Friday, May 6th, 2016 Working together to solve issues was the focus of a community meeting facilitated by Chicago Grand Neighbors Association (CGNA)...


“HELP US HELP YOU!”: 9-1-1 and 3-1-1 mysteries and how tos

Our Urban Times - 3 weeks 3 days ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Thursday, May 5th, 2016 "Call 9-1-1" is an often repeated statement throughout WestTown, Humboldt Park and Logan Square at recent community meetings...


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