4 hours ago

Bronzeville Lighthouse School to remain open

Bronzeville Lighthouse Charter Elementary School, located at 8 W. Root St. and known as BZLCS, will remain open due to the Illinois State Charter Schools Commission (ISCSC) overturning the Chicago Public Schools’ initial decision to close the school because the CPS deemed it “underperforming.”

    Gazette Chicago " Bronzeville Lighthouse School to remain open
    July 1, 2016 Bronzeville Lighthouse Charter Elementary School, located at 8 W. Root St. and known as BZLCS, will remain open due to the Illinois State Charter Schools Commission (ISCSC) overturning the Chicago Public Schools' initial decision to close the school because the CPS deemed it "underperforming."
    http://www.gazettechicago.com

25 hours ago

Updated 6 hours ago

Fully Renovated 1865 Bronzeville Greystone Mansion Asks $699K

3663 S Michigan Avenue, Chicago IL [Redfin]

    Own this 1865 greystone with fresh interiors for $699K
    While Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood features a number of charming historic greystone mansions, few are rehabbed to the same level as this bright, 5,880-square-foot example on South Michigan Avenue.
    http://chicago.curbed.com

13 hours ago

  • Permit issued for new construction

    CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW BI-LEVEL REAR DECK TO EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY TOWNHOUSE. EXISTING DECK TO REMAIN AND UPDATED AS REQUIRED.

    4461 S. Berkeley Ave. Issued June 29, 2016 Comment
  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    SELF CERT; REBUILD NORTH FACADE WITH NEW MASONRY WALL AND REBUILD PART OF THE EASTERN FACADE PER PLAN. NO MECHANICAL, PLUMBING OR ELECTRICAL

    363 E. 51st St. Issued June 29, 2016 Comment
  • Permit issued for signs

    HARPER COURT / HARPER AVE: INTERNALLY ILLUMINATED WAYFINDING GROUND SIGN FOR HARPER COURT. 9'-10" OAH X 33"W X 16" DEPTH.

    5215 S. Harper Ave. Issued June 29, 2016 Comment

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22 hours ago

Revival show brings in all-female improv group

On Friday, July 1, The Revival, 1160 E. 55th St., will host the all-female sketch and improv comedy troupe, EbonyEssenceJet.

22 hours ago

Hyde Park rental prices reach new high

In 2015, McGill left an apartment in the 900 block of East 51st Street after a two-year lease, throughout which the property owner, Mac Properties, continually raised the rent.

    Hyde Park rental prices reach new high
    By SAM RAPPAPORT Staff Writer As new development projects continue to roll through Hyde Park, some neighborhood tenants are experiencing skyrocketing rental prices. J.L. Jordan III, a Hyde Park resident and realtor who has worked in the community for over six years, said that rental prices have surged over the past few years.
    http://hpherald.com

3 days ago

Updated 23 hours ago

Where to Watch 4th of July Fireworks in Chicago, Other Things to Do

Where: Nichols Park, 1355 E. 53rd St.

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Where: Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave.

Where: Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E. Randolph St.

Where: 112 E. Wacker Drive

Where: Starts at Uihlein Plaza, 1601 N. Clark St.

Where: Palmer Elementary School, 5051 N. Kenneth Ave. (Parking lot at Kostner & Carmen)

Where: Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph St.

Where: Parade starts at Kostner and Thorndale and the picnic is at Sauganash Park

Where: Independence Park, 3945 N. Springfield Ave.

Where: Winnemac Park, 5101 N. Leavitt St.

    Where to Watch 4th of July Fireworks Chicago Illinois, Other Things to Do
    CHICAGO - It's that time of the year when fireworks light up the skies, parades fill the streets and music echoes around the parks in celebration of Independence Day. Here's what the Windy City has to offer this Fourth of July: Bridgeport Sox vs. Yankees Independence Day Celebration When: 1:10 p.m.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

25 hours ago

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2 days ago

Updated 31 hours ago

Hyde Park native sells healthy snacks at local Whole Foods

The buzz surrounding the new Whole Foods in Hyde Park, 5118 S. Lake Park Ave., comes down to the responsibly produced and health conscious products the chain store is known...

This article has 1 other Chicago location (Show)

Jordan Buckner grew up in Hyde Park and attended the University of Chicago Laboratory School, 1362 E. 59th St., until he graduated from the eighth grade in 2003. Buckner’s handmade tea-infused energy snack, TeaSquares, sits in the snack aisle at the Hyde Park Whole Foods.

    Hyde Park native sells healthy snacks at local Whole Foods
    By ALLISON MATYUS Staff Writer The buzz surrounding the new Whole Foods in Hyde Park, 5118 S. Lake Park Ave., comes down to the responsibly produced and health conscious products the chain store is known for. What's different about this Whole Foods, in particular, is a lot of the merchandise that make up the shelves are made by locals.
    http://hpherald.com

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    Another Hyde Parker also has products sold at Whole Foods.
    Look for 'The Elegant Vegan' products.

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