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A CUB (Citizens Utility Board) representative will be in Uptown on October 31 to tell you about the latest issues impacting your utility bills and provide real tips on how to cut costs. Here are the details: Fall Health FairThursday, October 31, 2013between 10:00 a.m. Show More Summary
From Ald. Cappleman's latest newsletter: Now that the 2014 City Budget has been introduced, I want to hear your thoughts and ideas, especially when it comes to policing. I'm holding a meeting next week to hear from you and also fillShow More Summary
From Ald. Cappleman's weekly newsletter, lots of news! The Clarendon/Montrose development is waiting for feedback from the Dept. of Planning before it can proceed back to the Zoning & Development Committee. The Wilson L is scheduledShow More Summary
A report from one of the 019 Court Advocates: "Today six police officers and three court advocates went to 26th and Cal for the sentencing of Jansen Aikens. He is a 17 year old Black P Stone gang member from Rogers Park, who shot at 2 police officers a year ago in their patrol car. Show More Summary
From the 46th Ward aldermanic office: "Ald. Cappleman is pleased to able to support the Preservation Division effort to designate 4015 N. Sheridan Rd. as a City of Chicago Landmark building.This landmark recommendation will be considered at the November 7th Commission on Chicago Landmarks meeting, scheduled for 12:45 pm in City Hall, Room 201-A."
Looks like we are closer to seeing the Wilson L rehab come to reality. Check out the new animation above to see how the area around Broadway and Leland would look after the rehab. Progress has also been made on the number of supportShow More Summary
Chase Park Advisory Council is super excited to welcome the Brazilian Film Series to Chase Park. Admission is FREE, but reservations are encouraged. It will fill up! More information can be found at www.brazilainfilmsinchicago.comDirector Marcelo Galvao of Colegas O Filme (Buddies the Movie) will be on hand for a Q&A at 6pm. This is the movie's American debut!
Ald. Osterman wrote in his 10/25 newsletter: "Many of you have reached out to my office with questions, ideas and suggestions regarding the two Dominick's sites at 6009 N. Broadway and 5201 N. Sheridan Road. I have been in contact with Safeway, Dominick's parent company, and have been told that they intend on maintaining ownership of the buildings. Show More Summary
courtesy Google Streetview If you park or take your trash out in the alley between Kenmore and Winthrop on the 4600 block, you'll want to read this. From Ald. Cappleman's latest newsletter: Alley Construction: 4600 block between Kenmore/Winthrop. Show More Summary
photo courtesy of Chicago Dept of Transportation From Ald. Cappleman's newsletter last week: Protected Bike Lanes Coming Soon! Are you a business owner or resident that frequently travels on Broadway? This new type of bike lane is planned for Broadway between Montrose and Ainslie. Show More Summary
Now Future? Upgrades for the 4600 block of Broadway? Yes, please! Truman Square Neighbors ran this item on their Facebook page: "A couple members of the TSN Board met with Abby from the alderman's office and a developer, Mike Krueger [of Lakepointe Properties], who owns [the] 4635-41 Broadway building. Show More Summary
A reader watched a couple tie the knot on Saturday afternoon. "Congratulations to the couple who got married today at Sunnyside and Malden! My husband, baby, and I watched the entire event from our bedroom window." With the SheridanShow More Summary
A reader sent in this photo of a very appropriately decked out car on Saturday, at Wilson & Broadway.
The scene outside 7-Eleven at Wilson and Clifton Reports are still coming in and will most certainly change. Around 7PM shots were fired near Wilson and Clifton. Comments on our Facebook from bystanders mention someone being shot near Harold's Chicken in an apparent drive-by. Show More Summary
Come stand with your neighbors and police officers for a safer Uptown. from the Uptown Chicago Commission: "Positive Loitering has been going on for four years, going to trouble spots in the 19th District on Friday evenings. Tonight we will be at the southeast corner of Wilson & Broadway, near the currency exchange. Show More Summary
Saturday, from 10am to 1pm at Baker & Nosh, 1303 West Wilson: " Thinking about adding an adorable rescue dog/puppy to your family? PAWS Chicago will bring several dogs for on-site adoptions. They do a thorough job with helping match people with the perfect puppy. Show More Summary