Warm up with made-from-scratch ramen at Wicker Park newcomer Furious Spoon. Mini-review: Furious Spoon1571 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-687-8445Rating: !!!! (out of four) Already hot Chef Shin Thompson has always seemed to be ahead of the curve. Show More Summary
Ryan & Stephanie's Light-Filled Wicker Park Apartment How you spend your days, as the saying goes, is how you spend your life. And because work takes up such a huge chunk of many of our lives, it’s worth examining the other chunks — the small moments in the evenings after work — to see how one might improve that time so you’re not just living for the weekends. READ MORE »
Furious Spoon (1571 N. Milwaukee Ave., 773-687-8445), the latest outpost of chef Shin Thompson, opened Wednesday in Wicker Park.
Brittany & Brittany's Bright Wicker Park Apartment Failing is, of course, a relative term. Perhaps the better post title would have been "3 Reasons Why Your DIY Projects Never Seem to Turn Out Like You Want Them To." Because that is something that even the most seasoned DIYer can relate to from time to time. Show More Summary
Name: Stephanie and Ryan Sievert Location: Wicker Park; Chicago, Illinois Size: approx. 900 square feet Years lived in: 2 years, Rented Walking into Ryan and Stephanie’s top floor Chicago apartment, you are immediately greeted with a wealth of light and music. Show More Summary
Location: Wicker Park; Chicago, Illinois Size: 2,000 square feet Years lived in: 7 years As a young person living in Chicago, I spent many hours rambling though Wicker Park, an area of the city that used to be synonymous with art and music. Show More Summary
The small businesses in the Windy City will blow you away. From a nerdtastic bar in Wicker Park to an art gallery for carpentry lovers (or a carpentry store for art lovers) in Pilsen, these are the 25 coolest new businesses in Chicago. We...Show More Summary
Brittany & Brittany's Bright Wicker Park Apartment Magazine holders — whether metal, cardboard, wood or some other material — aren't just for corralling your issues of Dwell. Get creative and clever to use a magazine holder in just about every room of the house to make your life a little more organized this year! READ MORE »
Name: Brittany Skwierczynski and Brittany Purlee Location: Wicker Park; Chicago, Illinois Size: 1,070 square feet Years lived in: 3 years; Rented Graphic designer Brittany Skwierczynski and photographer Brittany Purlee, art school classmates...Show More Summary
Shin Thompson's newest noodle spot to open in the Flatiron building next month. [ more › ]
When the CTA renovated the Damen Blue Line stop in Wicker Park last month, the agency restored the historic entrance canopy, platform railings and exterior walls to maintain the vintage feel of the 120-year-old station. But as part of...Show More Summary
Goose Island Beer Co. and Heaven Hill Distillery discuss the life cycle of a wood barrel at Jerry's Wicker Park Jan. 26. [ more › ]
Bangers & Lace will open its second location at 3 p.m. today in Evanston (810 Grove St., 847-905-0854). The new space seats 130 people and is about a third larger than the Wicker Park site at 1670 W. Division St. Like its first location, the Evanston spot will feature 32 rotating craft beers...
Salsa flight: While it's true Wicker Park probably didn't need another taqueria, Kokopelli should be welcomed with open arms and empty stomachs. The restaurant — a reproduction of a taco joint in Tijuana with the same name — stands out for its seafood-based options, like the octopus...
It's an evening of beer and holiday-themed films at Jerry's Wicker Park tonight. [ more › ]
The Rose: Geek Bar Beta, currently housed at the former Storefront Company in Wicker Park, will open its main Geek Bar location in Lincoln Park in early 2015. Bar manager Laura Green's most popular of these drinks will cross over to the new space. Perhaps nowhere else is her knack for...
The Damen Blue Line stop in Wicker Park is expected to reopen at 4 a.m. Monday after being closed for two months for renovation, according to the CTA. Trains had been bypassing the Damen station since it was shut down Oct. 20 for a $13.6 million facelift. Show More Summary
Tickets go on sale at noon on Friday, Dec. 19 for Chicago's second annual Donut Fest. The event is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 25 at 1st Ward/Chop Shop in Wicker Park. This year, organizers expanded the event to include two sessions.Show More Summary
The New Colony, the oddball theater company that produces original, often humorous ensemble works, announced its 2015 season on Tuesday. This will be the company’s first year in residence at The Den Theatre in Wicker Park.
Located in the midst of Milwaukee Avenue in Wicker Park, Heaven Gallery, is exhibiting the work of Shawn Creeden, Marshall Elliott, and Rachael Starbuck. Heaven, a contemporary art gallery which serves as an exquisite, yet affordable, Vintage Shop during...