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Dreams come true for Holstein Park: $1.225 million from Illinois thanks to neighbors work and perseverance

Our Urban Times - 7 months 1 week ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 "Ecstatic" was the word of the day for Scott Waguespack, 32nd Ward Alderman; Illinois Governor Patrick Quinn; Holstein...


First "Cash Mob" a success at the Green Grocer Chicago in West Town

Our Urban Times - 1 month 10 hours ago
By:  Elaine Coorens Date:  Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 The "Cash Mob," a promotion concept to get people to shop at a local business, debuted at the Green Grocer Chicago (GGC),...


Leave March madness behind with Mandee...feel better and get fit!

Our Urban Times - 1 month 1 day ago
By:  Mandee Miller, CPT NPTI Date:  Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 I can tell March is winding down. The gyms are getting quieter and quieter as the days roll closer to summer....


Looking for Criminal Sexual Assault offender

Our Urban Times - 1 month 1 day ago
Date:  Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 Chicago Police Department's Area Central Detectives are looking for the offender in a Criminal Sexual Assault case.read more


"Draw your Dreams": Contest for kids focused on college funding

Our Urban Times - 1 month 1 day ago
Date:  Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 College Illinois!®, the state’s only 529 prepaid tuition program, announced its first Draw your Dreams coloring contest, offering future college students an opportunity to win one of three $529 gift cards.read more


City Soles Debuts New Digs in Former 'High Fidelity' Shop (PHOTOS)

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 week 1 day ago
"Now we're more centrally in the Wicker Park shopping district," said owner Scott Starbuck.


Opening Day at Miko's Italian Ice Means Spring in Logan Square, Bucktown

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 week 1 day ago
Saturday is expected to be sunny with a temperature in the low-60s, by the way.


Spike Lee Wants a $3 Million Tax Break for Film That Calls Chicago 'Chiraq'

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 week 1 day ago
Ald. Will Burns (4th) said if Spike Lee takes film subsidy, the public should have a say in film's name.


Mercenary Brewing Back with New Name After Near-Epic Lawsuit

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 week 1 day ago
The new Maplewood Brewing and Distillery avoided a costly lawsuit.


1,000 Square Feet of Chocolate In Every Form Coming to Wells Street

DNAinfo.com Wicker Park & Bucktown - 1 week 1 day ago
Cocoa + Co. will stock more than 35 hard-to-find brands plus pastries, drinking chocolate and books.


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