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

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 5 days 13 hours 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 - 5 days 19 hours 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 - 5 days 20 hours 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 - 6 days 13 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 - 6 days 16 hours ago
The Ukrainian Village resident's Trek has red and blue tires and is decorated with American flags.


West Town's Charlatan Will Offer Pig's Head for Two

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 6 days 18 hours ago
The spot, featuring locally sourced, modern Italian fare, is slated to open mid-October. 


Presidio to Open in Former Bluebird Spot in Bucktown by Winter

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 week 8 hours ago
The "craft cocktail concept" is named in homage to the owner's family members in San Francisco.


New Violet Hour Mural Is All About Visual Brainstorming

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 week 10 hours ago
The Ink Factory's "community of curiosity" mural will last through next month's Chicago Ideas Week.


Man Allegedly Ditched Paralyzed Woman After BMW Wreck, Took Cab to Burbs

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 week 15 hours ago
The Naperville man hailed a cab even though his friends were still in his crashed car, sources say.


Developer, Community Group at Odds Over Affordable Housing Requirement

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 week 16 hours ago
The project would bring 59 apartments and retail to an empty lot at 1822-50 W. Chicago Ave.


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