Opening cast surprises and a glance at regular events have us pumped to get all 'Saved By The Bell' in Wicker Park next week. [ more › ]
The fest just announced four of its headliners. [ more › ]
Homemade ramen in the Loop? Yes please. [ more › ]
Are you ready to see what Saved By The Max, the Wicker Park diner paying tribute to 'Saved By The Bell' will look like? [ more › ]
The truck's going to be in town for a whole month, too! [ more › ]
The Division Street corridor is a haven for Chicagoans during the summer months. Wide-open sidewalks lined with outdoor patios, Renegade Craft Fair, Do Division Fest and an extensive bike path that leads downtown make the half-mile stretch of Division from Damen Avenue to Ashland Avenue one of the city's most vibrant...
By Tony Fitzpatrick On June 12, 1994, the Double Door opened. It was a fortuitous time for a rock club to hang out its shingle in this town. Chicago was being touted as the “new Seattle” with the emergence of Smashing Pumpkins, Liz Phair, Urge Overkill, as well as Veruca Salt and a host of […]
By JEWEL WICKER/ Jewel.email@example.com, originally filed Tuesday, May 10, 2016 Lauryn Hill fans that attended the singer’s disastrous Atlanta show at Chastain Park Amphitheater can receive a full refund. Hill showed up more than two hours late...
By JEWEL WICKER/ Jewel.firstname.lastname@example.org, originally filed Saturday, May 7, 2016 It’s 11 p.m. Lauryn Hill’s microphone has just been cut nearly 40 minutes into her set because of Chastain Park Amphitheatre’s strict curfew. The singer continues to perform for...
We know letting go of Prince is proving harder than you thought it would be. [ more › ]
By JEWEL WICKER/ Jewel.email@example.com, originally filed Friday, April 29, 2016 Before his death, country music legend Merle Haggard was slated to perform with Willie Nelson this summer at Chastain Park Amphitheatre. Now, event organizers have scheduled a tribute...
Don't try this at home, though. Vigilante justice is very risky (unless you're Batman). [ more › ]
Winona Ryder and Wicker Park are a good match: they both have cult followings for their output in the 90s. [ more › ]
This is a first for the Wicker Park taco institution, which has been feeding (and margarita-ing) us all for seven years. [ more › ]
The series' original diner owner reveals the Wicker Park location of this summer's 'Saved by The Bell' pop-up. [ more › ]
The Wicker Park club's lease expired on Halloween of 2015, and their landlord has been trying to evict them ever since. [ more › ]
On April 28th, Chicago's artists, musicians, and businesses are coming together for one event at Restock Shop in Wicker Park to benefit mental health resources in underfunded neighborhoods. If you live in Chicago - or you've heard anything about us on the news - you know that not all of our neighborhoods have the same level of funding. Show More Summary
Chicago police are warning residents in the Wicker Park neighborhood about two men who have robbed at gunpoint several people walking home while texting early in the morning in recent days. Two of the robberies happened early Saturday, with the first early Tuesday, according to an alert issued...
In the past week, a pedestrian was robbed steps from Umami Burger on Milwaukee; another was robbed near the now-defunct Beachwood Inn. [ more › ]
Double Door's landlord wants to charge the music club $11,000 more a month to operate in his Wicker Park building as their court battle continues. Club management has been paying $22,976 per month as landlord Brian Strauss seeks to evict Double Door from 1572 N. Milwaukee Ave. after the club's...