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Quality Ingredients, Relaxing Atmosphere Await At Xoco Wicker Park

  Xoco Wicker Park still has a bit of footing to find, but overall the quality of ingredients, the attentive service and relaxing atmosphere make it the perfect place for a slightly upscale lunch, dinner or an afternoon snack and beer in Wicker Park. [ more › ]

Ch-ch-ch-changes: A row of buildings just north...

A row of buildings just north of Wicker Park's six corners intersection has been scooped up to make way for a new residential and commercial development. The developer is looking to build a new Antunovich Associates designed complex, but would...

Bar Takito rocks the West Loop

Review: Bar Takito 201 N. Morgan St. 312-888-9485 Rating: 4 (out of 4) Already hot Second projects are tricky business, especially if your debut work was a success. (Just ask The Strokes.) Wicker Park's Takito Kitchen has hit a comfortable...Show More Summary

Salewire: Up to 80% Off Cynthia Rowley in Wicker Park

Grab your wallets, folks: Cynthia Rowley is having a sample sale at her flagship store in Wicker Park. Running today through Sunday, clothing, shoes and accessories will be marked up to 80% off. You know you've been crossing your...

Cyclists, beware the 'lumberjack bandit'

Brandon Holmes says he has no idea who stole his bike early Tuesday morning, but it must have been a lumberjack. When Holmes, 25, exited Nick's Beer Garden in Wicker Park around 3 a.m., his bike-his only means of transportation apart from the CTA-was gone. Show More Summary

EaterWire: Cheap Donuts at Stan's; New Nutella Bar Items at Eataly; More

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WICKER PARK—Stan's Donuts is celebrating the 85th anniversary of the L.A.'s original Stan's on Saturday by offering glazed doughnuts for 85 cents. The first 100 people also receive free T-shirts. RIVER NORTH—Three new crepes are now available at Eataly's...

Closings: Rudy's Roundup in Wicker Park Closes Shop

Photo via Rudy's Roundup/Facebook After over five years of business in Wicker Park, the adorable "modern day general store" Rudy's Roundup will be closing. The owner is moving to Texas at the end of the month, and to lighten...

Prasino in Wicker Park closes; La Grange still open

Prasino abruptly shuttered its Wicker Park restaurant Monday. DNAInfo reported the closing left 50 employees out of a job, and that a worker who answered the door claimed the closure wasn't for financial reasons, but for "a partnership that broke up." This comes four months after Prasino's...

The Shutter: Prasino Suddenly Shuttered Amidst Internal Issues

Four months after the Rosemont location closed, the Prasino city flagship abruptly shuttered yesterday on Division Street in Wicker Park. And although the Wicker Park location was busy, unlike the Fashion Outlets of Chicago outpost, ownership squabbles and overspending...

Mexican Dining Week, Day 4: Mas in West Loop

Wicker Park diners will remember Yanitzin Sanchez from her work at Sabor Saveur, a tiny but impressive restaurant whose success was hampered by a lack of liquor service. Suburbanites may have tasted her food at CiNe in Hinsdale, where Sanchez was consultant and then executive chef for nearly...

Restaurant News: XOCO Wicker Park Set To Open Aug. 12, Jianbing Lands In Chicago

The new Wicker Park location of XOCO will open Aug. 12, you can now try jianbing in Chicago, Fat Rice pot pies at Lone Wolf and more today in Restaurant News. [ more › ]

'All Our Tragic' is the ultimate theater binge

As the cast and crew behind Wicker Park theater company, The Hypocrites, officially kick off their 2014-2015 season this weekend, they're hoping audiences are prepared to swap their Netflix queues for a different kind of binge. Hypocrites...Show More Summary

Man Attacked, Bitten At Lollapalooza Seeking Information On Attacker

A Wicker Park man is searching for witnesses or information regarding the man who attacked and bit him Friday night during the Arctic Monkeys set at Lollapalooza. [ more › ]

Zombie attack at Lolla?

Ben Lenet hasn't missed Lollapalooza since 2008, but he's wondering whether he'll ever return after a "zombie"-like attack left a sizeable bite wound on his right arm. Lenet, 29, of Wicker Park, said he and two friends were watching Arctic Monkeys around 9:45 p.m. Show More Summary

Xoco Wicker Park opens Aug. 12

Rick Bayless' second Xoco to be table-service version of River North restaurant Rick Bayless' second Xoco to be table-service version of River North restaurant

At the Den Theatre, a game-changing new space in Wicker Park

That which lies behind the door of 1329 N. Milwaukee Ave. is a game-changer for theater in the hip Chicago neighborhood of Wicker Park. I took myself over to that address earlier this week, curious about the new storefront space being readied for The Hypocrites' new production of "All Our...

Meat Puppets & Cass McCombs going on co-headling tour, playing Halloween & All Hallow's Day in NYC (dates)

Meat Puppets at Wicker Park Fest 2013 (more by Lindsey Best) Here's a cool pairing. Alternative rock godfathers Meat Puppets will be teaming up with the newer and consistently impressive songwriter Cass McCombs for a co-headlining tour this fall. The...

Around Town: Wicker Park Fest

           Today's 'Around Town' gallery features sights and scenes of this weekend's Wicker Park Fest. [ more › ]

Weekend Playlist: Wicker Park Fest's Local Flavor

This weekend's playlist features local artists who are all playing this weekend's Wicker Park Fest. [ more › ]

Emporium Logan Square: Filling The Table Game Niche

    The space feels like its Wicker Park counterpart's kid brother and houses a food truck with ground effects, table games, and an impressive microbrew selection and full bar. [ more › ]

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