Pin it Name: Rosie and Kara Volcano Location: Wicker Park, Chicago, IL Size: 1,000 square feet (2 bedroom coach house) Years lived in: 1; rented Volcanos are fiery and dynamic, leaving ribbons of blazing light in their wake. Kara and Rosie Volcano certainly fit this bill. Show More Summary
Joe & Bonnie's Light and Lovely Wicker Park Condo Pin it Breaking up is hard to do but if you've fallen out of love with an item in your home, it may be time to bite the bullet and end that relationship already. Here's our take as to when you should give your unloved pieces the heave ho and make room for something new in your life. READ MORE »
Pin it Name: Allison Reijmer Location: Wicker Park, Chicago Size: 700 square feet Years lived in: 1 year; Rented Within a few minutes of entering Allison's apartment, I was struck by three fantastic elements: 1) Lofted ceiling! 2) Gorgeous...Show More Summary
Several of my friends had spoken highly on social media of their experiences at Bom Bolla, a new cava bar—that is, a wine bar focused on sparkling wine from Spain—from the owners of Pops for Champagne. As food gets more ornate in Chicago,...Show More Summary
Ryan & Stephanie's Light-Filled Wicker Park Apartment Pin it Maybe you've noticed a horseshoe or two hanging around our tours? Do you know why they're there and why they're usually hung "heals up?" We looked into it and here's what we found out. READ MORE »
Matt Mixter has spent most of the last decade amid the fish and seafood of Chile, New Zealand, Thailand and more, working first with Highland Park seafood importer Mazzetta Co. and now with Hofseth International, a Norway-based seafood company.
Pin it Name: Gabriel Fontes de Faria & Grant Gochnauer Location: Wicker Park; Chicago, IL Size: 4,000 square feet Years lived in: 4 years; owned If I had to summarize Gabriel and Grant’s home in two words, I would pick “beauty” and “restraint.” The couple’s townhouse is elegant and pared down, and each element seems considered and loved. Show More Summary
News: At least one new Taco Bell, in Chicago's Wicker Park, is slated to begin serving alcoholic beverages.
Taco Bell, unofficial stoner headquarters, is making strides to accept all vices The fast food chain confirms to Mashable that they plan to test out "wine, beer and mixed alcohol freezes" at their new location in the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago set to open this summer. Show More Summary
What wine pairs best with a quesarito? You'll be able to find out for yourself this summer. Taco Bell has confirmed earlier reports that the soon-to-open Wicker Park location, at 1439 N. Milwaukee Ave., will serve beer, wine and boozy "freezes," according to a spokesperson for the brand. Don't get any ideas about to-go cups, though. Show More Summary
What wine pairs best with a quesarito?
Pops for Champagne brings cava to Wicker Park with Bom Bolla. Mini-review: Bom Bolla1501 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-698-6601Rating: !!!! (out of four) Already hot>>Read more about our ratings Ever heard of cava? (And I don't mean kava, the...Show More Summary
The sound of simulated gunfire might ring through parts of Wicker Park and Double Door Tuesday, as filming for Spike Lee's controversial new film 'Chiraq' gets underway. [ more › ]
After weeks of anticipation, crews for "Chiraq," the Spike Lee movie about violence in Chicago, have been spotted. They are expected to film in the Bucktown/Wicker Park neighborhood today, where the music club Double Door is located. Prop...Show More Summary
Find addictive late-night eats and plenty of fun drinks at this Wicker Park hangout in the former Small Bar space. Mini-review: Pub Royale2049 W. Division St. 773-661-6874Rating: !!! 1/2 (out of four) Heating up>>Read more about ourShow More Summary
photoReigning Sound at Wicker Park Fest 2013 (more by Lindsey Best) Memphis garage rockers Reigning Sound will be heading to Europe for a tour next month, but before they board the plane they'll stop in NYC to play Union Pool...
EAT Get A Burger, Give A BurgerUmami Burger1480 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-423-2005Buy a burger and you'll get a coupon for a free burger you can either redeem in June or turn in to have the Wicker Park restaurant donate the cost of the burger to The Feeding America Network. Show More Summary
Bikes are piled up as if to keep warm in front of Handlebar, a vegetarian restaurant in a quiet area of Wicker Park. Inside, helmets fill the tables of mustached men, and rock music drowns out the conversations of neighboring diners. Handlebar's menu features a wonderfully disparate combination...
Martinis are the featured drinks at this bar and grill nestled under the CTA Blue Line Damen stop in Wicker Park. With more than 30 concoctions, even drinkers who normally shun martinis can find one here that piques their interest, like the Austin, Texas, (basically a margarita served straight...
Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images There will be something different about a new Taco Bell that is set to open in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood this summer. Parent company Yum Brands (YUM) has confirmed that the eatery has...Show More Summary