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Boys, 13 and 14, Among City Shooting Victims

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 3 weeks 6 days ago
At least 16 people have been shot in Chicago since Saturday morning.


Got an Idea for the Damen 'L' Stop? Artist in Charge Is All Ears Wednesday

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 weeks 15 hours ago
Artist Gaston Nogues will be at a meeting at the The Silver Room, 1442 N. Milwaukee Ave.


CPS Again Backs Down on Plan to Slash School Budgets Based on Enrollment

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 weeks 1 day ago
by Heather Cherone -- Portage Park Elementary School had been bracing for a $400,000 budget cut. PORTAGE PARK — Chicago Public Schools officials informed principals Friday evening that the budget ax will not fall on schools with fewer students than school officials expected.This is the...


West Town Pilates Offers Free Classes Saturday

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 weeks 1 day ago
The Pilates studio's grand opening celebration will include free classes, mini facials and more.


Midnight Circus Heads to West Town's Smith Park for Four Weekend Shows

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 weeks 1 day ago
Performances are scheduled for 2 and 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in Smith Park.


Bucktown's Blighted Northern Gateway at Milwaukee, Western Ripe for Change

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 weeks 1 day ago
"It's a garbage dump now," Ald. Scott Waguespack (32nd) said of the vacant loan title shop, up for sale.


Heartbreak Bootcamp Trainers Team Up to Help Women Let Go

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 weeks 1 day ago
by Alisa Hauser -- The five-week series, which includes 10 workouts and six seminars, is set to begin Oct. 18. BUCKTOWN —  If you're a woman suffering from heartache — whether romantic, professional or personal — a new group health and wellness program, "...


Quiet Trash Pickup? Chicago Has Continent's Only All-Electric Garbage Truck

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 4 weeks 1 day ago
The truck has been running routes on the South and West sides since April and soon will Downtown.


Scene in the Hood: Wicker Park's Eye-Catching Reverse Rickshaw

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 month 14 hours ago
by Alisa Hauser -- A man who goes by Tandem Rodriguez built this bike to take his friends around Wicker Park. WICKER PARK — What's a reverse rickshaw?Ask Tandem Rodriguez, who built this number to help transport friends like Marcus Faletti.Rodriguez (that's the name he goes by)...


Thief Steals Bike from First American Female Soldier To Lose Limb in Iraq

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 month 17 hours ago
The Ukrainian Village resident's Trek has red and blue tires and is decorated with American flags.


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