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BCO gives value-add to members and businesses

Our Urban Times - 3 weeks 3 days ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 The Goat Gets card is a way that the Bucktown Community Organization (BCO) came up with to give value-add to their...


New affordable housing for veterans coming to West Town

Our Urban Times - 3 weeks 3 days ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 State support for three new veteran rental housing developments to ensure that Illinois veterans have access to safe,...


Polish Triangle Survey: Nelson Algren Stays, Pigeons Out

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 3 days ago
Proposals for the Noble Square landmark also include a farmers market and better lighting.


Kokopelli, New Taqueria in Wicker Park, Releases Menu, Opens Thursday

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 3 days ago
Wicker Park's newest restaurant is an expansion of a Tijuana, Mexico-based food truck.


Pritzker School Lowers Grade Scale After Push by Parents

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 3 days ago
New scale puts school in line with most CPS elementaries setting "A" mark at 90 percent, principal said.


'Freeway Boy' Who Brought Crack to Chicago Regrets Damage Done to Hometown

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 3 days ago
Chicago native Norman Tillman hopes to make amends by helping ex-cons, "crackheads" rebuild lives.


First-of-Its-Kind Study Shows Which Neighborhoods Have the Most Gardens

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 3 days ago
Bridgeport and Chinatown are among neighborhoods packed with urban agriculture. 


Rahm Defends CTA Screening for Explosives, Saying, 'The World Is Different'

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 4 days ago
Mayor Rahm Emanuel said he expected the screenings to be done with "sensitivity."


Wicker Park Shops Feel Sales Pinch With Damen Station Closure

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 4 days ago
Weekdays have been much slower than usual but weekends remain strong, Wicker Park workers said.


Pothole-Ravaged Streets in Bucktown, Wicker Park See Big Resurfacing Week

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 4 days ago
$1.3 million from Ald. Scott Waguespack's (32nd) menu funds are being used to repair several blocks.


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