38 hours ago

Belmont by Reside apartments, 3170 N Sheridan Rd, Lakeview East

Reside on Roscoe apartments, 532 W Roscoe St, Lakeview East

Reside on Stratford apartments, 525 W Stratford Pl, Lakeview East

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Belmont by Reside apartments, 3170 N Sheridan Rd, Lakeview East

Belmont by Reside is a 14-story, 341-unit vintage apartment building at 3170 N Lake Shore St in Chicago’s Lakeview East neighborhood.

Belmont by Reside has a high-profile location at the intersection of Sheridan Rd, Lake Shore Drive and Belmont Ave.

A development team plans to begin construction early next year of a new Mariano’s at Broadway just north of Wellington, a few blocks west of the building.

Reside 707 apartments, 707 W Sheridan Rd, Lakeview

500 West Belmont apartments, Lakeview East

2 days ago

Obama immigration plan will affect CPS students with undocumented parents

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2 days ago

Reside on Wellington, 510 W Wellington Ave, Lakeview East

Reside on Stratford apartments, 525 W Stratford Pl, Lakeview East

Reside on Roscoe apartments, 532 W Roscoe St, Lakeview East

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Reside on Wellington, 510 W Wellington Ave, Lakeview East

Duffy’s Tavern, Pars Cove and Miss Asia are just a few of the venues you’ll find clustered along Diversey a few blocks south of the building. The popular Yolk opened recently at Pine Grove and Diversey. Expect a wait for breakfast on weekends.

455 West Wellington apartments, Lakeview East

Reside on Barry, 533 W Barry Ave, Lakeview East

3 days ago

THEATER REVIEW Bearly Legal

Playwrights: The ensemble. At: GayCo Productions at The Playground Theater, 3209 N. Halsted St.. Tickets: 773-871-3793 or www.gayco.com/bearlylegal; $13-$18. Runs through Dec. 20

3 days ago

Entertainment: Auditorium marks 125th; concert fundraiser; Barlesque

The Barlesque 7 kickoff party will be held Wed., Nov. 5, 7-10 p.m. at Charlie's Chicago, 3726 N. Broadway. All money raised through Barlesque goes directly towards TPAN's HIV/AIDS services. Last year, this event raised more than $58,000.

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The celebratory evening, which begins with a star-studded program at the venue, 50 E. Congress Pkwy., will include a tribute to the diverse entertainment that has been, and continues to be presented at Auditorium, including symphonic music, opera, Broadway musicals, rock music and dance.

The jazz/soul/R&B concert fundraiser "Love's in Need of Love" will take place Friday, Nov. 21, at 8:30 p.m at the Glessner House Museum, 1800 S. Prairie Ave.

3 days ago

Transgender Day of Remembrance; LGBTQA activism exhibit; PFLAG

"Transgender Day of Remembrance & Resilience" will take place Thursday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St.

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There will also be a remembrance ( on the same day and at the same time ) at AChurch4Me MCC, 1545 W. Morse Ave. The Chicago Coalition of Welcoming Churches and AChurch4me MCC are co-sponsoring this event.

The ceremony will take place Thursday, Nov. 20, 3-6 p.m., in the GSC Fally, 183 BSB, 1007 W. Harrison St. Daily viewing hours through June 30, 2015, are Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; and Fridays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

PFLAG will host "Cocktails + Conversation"—an event about LGBTQ equality and affirmation, among other things—Thursday, Nov. 20, 4:30-7 p.m., at Roosevelt University's Wabash Tower, 425 S. Wabash Ave., Room 1315.

3 days ago

Reside on Roscoe apartments, 532 W Roscoe St, Lakeview East

Reside on Roscoe apartments, 532 W Roscoe St, Lakeview East

Finding a regular breakfast spot is the first order of dining business for many, and Reside on Roscoe residents will find Waffles Café a few blocks north and local favorite Ann Sather just around the corner. If coffee and munchies suffice, there’s a Starbucks on the corner of Roscoe and Broadway.

Reside on Stratford apartments, 525 W Stratford Pl, Lakeview East

536 West Addison apartments, Lakeview East

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Reside 707 apartments, 707 W Sheridan Rd, Lakeview

Reside on Barry, 533 W Barry Ave, Lakeview East

May 06

Updated 4 days ago

DNAinfo.com: ‘Chicago for All’ ordinance aims to preserve SRO housing

...be introduced at City Hall on May 28, officials said Sunday at Anshe Emet Synagogue, 3751 N. Broadway, the site of the inaugral conference for ONE Northside, a community group resulting from a...

4 days ago

Chicago Holiday Theatre Productions

...and story telling by Rose Freeman. The evening begins at 7:00pm at Twisted Vine, 3530 N Halsted, an intimate cabaret in the heart of Boystown. PFP Artistic Ensemble Member Jordan Phelps is...

Gay Film Weekend November 14 to 16 at Center on Halsted, 3656 N Halsted

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...3006. This show is free to PFP subscribers. The show is at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N Clark, Chicago...

The Submission October 12 to November 25 at Apollo Studio, 2540 N Lincoln

Queer Bits Fall Film Fest November 10 at Public House Theater, 3914 N Clark

4 days ago

Morning roundup: Funding delay, CTU on Common Core? looming runoff, school rating changes

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Firefighters battle blaze at former grade school in Lincoln Park Tribune: Crews were called shortly after 1 a.m. to the fire at the former Mulligan Public School in the 1800 block of North Sheffield Avenue. The fire was raised to a 3-11 alarm about 2 a.m.

4 days ago

Chicago Restaurants Serve Up Thanksgiving Dinner

Falafill (3202 N. Broadway

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Tortoise Club (350 N. State St.

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House (58 E. Oak St.)

Sullivan's Steakhouse (415 N. Dearborn St.

Filini Bar & Restaurant (221 N. Columbus Dr.

Mercat a la Planxa (638 S. Michigan Ave.

Acadia (1639 S. Wabash Ave.

Porkchop (941 W. Randolph St.

The Signature Room (875 N. Michigan Ave.

Tavern on Rush (1031 N. Rush St.

4 days ago

Reside on Stratford apartments, 525 W Stratford Pl, Lakeview East

Reside on Stratford apartments, 525 W Stratford Pl, Lakeview East

536 West Addison apartments, Lakeview East

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Reside 707 apartments, 707 W Sheridan Rd, Lakeview

Reside on Barry, 533 W Barry Ave, Lakeview East

5 days ago

Where To Eat A Thanksgiving Meal Without Making It Yourself

3202 N. Broadway, Lake View, 773-525-0052

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1639 S. Wabash Ave., South Loop, 312-360-9500

2100 N. Halsted St., Lincoln Park, 773-871-2100

300 N. LaSalle St., River North, 312-329-1900

636 N. St. Clair St., Streeterville, 312-664-2777

Locations in Lake View (3121 N. Clark St., 773-248-1622), Old Town (1552 N. Wells St., 312-255-1206), and Wicker Park (1048 N. Milwaukee, 773-661-1010)

Locations in Lake View (3121 N. Clark St., 773-248-1622), Old Town (1552 N. Wells St., 312-255-1206), and Wicker Park (1048 N. Milwaukee, 773-661-1010)

Locations in Lake View (3121 N. Clark St., 773-248-1622), Old Town (1552 N. Wells St., 312-255-1206), and Wicker Park (1048 N. Milwaukee, 773-661-1010)

638 S. Michigan Ave., South Loop, 312-765-0524

1015 N. Rush St. Gold Coast, 312-994-7100

5 days ago

Wallets, cell phones stolen in Lakeview, police say

...buy drugs before allegedly stealing their wallets and cell phones.The incidents occurred in the 3300-block of North Clark Street around 2 a.m. Saturday and in the 3500-block of North Wilton around 2...

...the 3300-block of North Clark Street around 2 a.m. Saturday and in the 3500-block of North Wilton around 2:45 a.m. Saturday.Police described the robbery suspects in the first incident...

5 days ago

Police warn of robberies in Wrigleyville

The robberies happened within an hour early Saturday morning. One happened about 2 a.m. on November 15 in the 3300 block of North Clark Street. The other happened about 2:45 a.m. in the 3500 block of North Wilton Avenue, police said.

The robberies happened within an hour early Saturday morning. One happened about 2 a.m. on November 15 in the 3300 block of North Clark Street. The other happened about 2:45 a.m. in the 3500 block of North Wilton Avenue, police said.

5 days ago

Reside on Pine Grove apartments, 3610 N Pine Grove, Lakeview East

Reside on Pine Grove is a 5-story, 48-unit contemporary elevator building at 3610 N Pine Grove Ave in the Lakeview East neighborhood a block from Lake Shore Drive. It was built in the early 1970s.

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2828 North Pine Grove apartments, 2828 N Pine Grove Ave, Lakeview

Reside at 2727 apartments, 2727 N Pine Grove Ave, Lincoln Park

2738 North Pine Grove apartments, 2738 N Pine Grove Ave, Lincoln Park

2756 North Pine Grove apartments, 2756 N Pine Grove Ave, Lincoln Park

Nov 14

Calling All Bears Fans: Drink Beer with Hall of Famer Dan Hampton Monday, November 17

Location: Houndstooth Saloon (3369 N Clark St)

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...a-kind throwback jersey, currently holding court on a Wrigleyville billboard above the corner of Clark & Sheffield. Hampton will be the third Bears legend to sign the jersey, following Anthony Adams and...

Nov 14

Listas, las estaciones para recarga de vehículos eléctricos en Chicago

Una estación de recarga para vehículos eléctricos dentro de un estacionamiento en el Whole Foods del 3640 N. Halsted St., en Chicago. JOSÉ M. OSORIO/TRIBUNE

Nov 14

Electric vehicle charging stations ready to roll after long delay

Charging stations for electric vehicles inside the parking garage at Whole Foods (3640 N. Halsted St.) in Chicago in May.

Nov 12

'Over the Rainbow' at Sidetrack Nov. 12

The 4th Annual Over the Rainbow, a benefit to raise money and awareness for those who struggle with cancer in the LGBT community, will be held Nov. 12 at Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted, 7-10 p.m.

Nov 12

HEATWAVE CHICAGO IS HERE!

...NIGHT (Nov. 12th)  8pm-10pm the Key Lime Cove folks are coming to Scarlet Bar (3320 N. Halsted)  to do reservations live one-on-one in person. And we only have about 50...

Nov 12

Halsted’s to Showcase Live Bands

3441 N. Halsted, Chicago

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...list including current hits, R&B classics, and more to kick off Live Music on Halsted at Halsted’s Bar Grill...

Nov 11

Irving Courts apartments, 718-56 W Irving Park Rd, Lakeview / Buena Park

Whole Foods is a few blocks south of the building at Halsted and Waveland, and a Walmart Express, which has a pharmacy in-store, is a half-mile south on Broadway. Jewel-Osco is a half-mile north at Montrose.

536 West Addison apartments, Lakeview East

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Irving Courts apartments, 718-56 W Irving Park Rd, Lakeview / Buena Park

Reside on Irving Park apartments, 725 W Irving Park Rd, Lakeview

Reside 707 apartments, 707 W Sheridan Rd, Lakeview

Nov 10

Reside on Irving Park apartments, 725 W Irving Park Rd, Lakeview

Whole Foods is a few blocks south of the building at Halsted and Waveland, and a Walmart Express, which has a pharmacy in-store, is a half-mile south on Broadway. Jewel-Osco is a half-mile north at Montrose.

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Reside on Irving Park apartments, 725 W Irving Park Rd, Lakeview

Reside 707 apartments, 707 W Sheridan Rd, Lakeview

Reside on Surf apartments, 425 W Surf St, Lakeview

Reside at 2727 apartments, 2727 N Pine Grove Ave, Lincoln Park

Reside on Barry, 533 W Barry Ave, Lakeview East

Park Lincoln by Reside apartments, 2470 N Clark St, Lincoln Park

Nov 07

Lakeview restaurant hosts free dinner

Emmanuel Abidemi, chef and owner behind Bolat Restaurant & Lounge (3346 N. Clark St., 773-665-1100), the Lakeview restaurant specializing in food from sub-Saharan Africa, is offering...

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Abidemi, who also owns Iyanze Bolat West African Cuisine in Uptown (4623 N. Broadway Ave.) explains his reasoning behind the idea. 

Nov 05

Horizon Cafe Owners Plan Spring Opening For New Restaurant and Bar in Boystown

...s Horizon Cafe. The opening of Nicky Street Urban Grille, two doors south of Horizon (3801 N. Broadway St.), will depend on securing the necessary permits, owner Nick Cocalis said, but he's hoping...

Nov 05

Upcoming: Barlesque; casting auction; Gershwin, Ives

The Barlesque 7 kickoff party will be held Wed., Nov. 5, 7-10 p.m. at Charlie's Chicago, 3726 N. Broadway. All money raised through Barlesque goes directly towards TPAN's HIV/AIDS services. Last year, this event raised more than $58,000.

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The annual Chicago Casting Auction—a unique opportunity for non-professionals to experience being on stage—will take place Saturday, Nov. 8, at Michelle's Ballroom, 2800 W. Belmont Ave.

Bailiwick Chicago will be auctioning off more than 40 roles for this season's musical production, Wonderful Town. After casting is complete and five weeks of rehearsals take place, the play will run Feb. 24-28, 2015, at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave.

Nov 05

Vicious on PBS; I'm from Driftwood Nov. 13

Organizers of the LGBTQ story archive I'm from Driftwood will hold a fall fundraiser Thursday, Nov. 13, 6-8 p.m., at Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St.

Nov 05

How will Rauner affect CPS most?

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...Parkway Gardens apartment complex, known for violence. Nineteen people were shot on O Block — the 6400 block of South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive — between June 2011 and June 2014, making it the most dangerous block in Chicago over...

Nov 05

Upcoming: Barlesque; casting Auction; Gershwin, Ives

The Barlesque 7 kickoff party will be held Wed., Nov. 5, 7-10 p.m. at Charlie's Chicago, 3726 N. Broadway. All money raised through Barlesque goes directly towards TPAN's HIV/AIDS services. Last year, this event raised more than $58,000.

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The annual Chicago Casting Auction—a unique opportunity for non-professionals to experience being on stage—will take place Saturday, Nov. 8, at Michelle's Ballroom, 2800 W. Belmont Ave.

Bailiwick Chicago will be auctioning off more than 40 roles for this season's musical production, Wonderful Town. After casting is complete and five weeks of rehearsals take place, the play will run Feb. 24-28, 2015, at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave.

Nov 04

Will Quinn/Rauner victory make a big CPS difference?

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Filed under: 125 S. Clark Street, Campaigns & Clout, Daily News Roundup, Events & Deadlines

Nov 03

TLTeam Member of the Week: Joe Piehl

3463 N Broadway

3313 N Broadway St

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Elwood Blues (aka Dan Aykroyd) in The Blues Brothers. Every time I fill out a city form I’m tempted to write 1060 W. Addison, the address for Wrigley Field.

3155 N Broadway St

Nov 02

Man attacked in apparent hate crime in Lakeview

Richard Sypniewski of Chicago was by himself, leaving a party in the 3400 block of North Halsted Street at about 10:30 p.m. Turning onto a side street in order to avoid the Halloween crowds, he says that a man approached him from behind and said, "Hey faggot."

Oct 30

Drag Queen Makeup: Boystown Star Shares Halloween Tips (VIDEO)

While most drag queen lip synch their performances, Stoner jumps at any opportunity to sing live. He has a recurring role in the Boystown revival of "Snow White and the Seven Drag Queens" at Hydrate Nightclub, 3458 N. Halsted St.

Stoner is performing as Specificity Jones in the "Ever After Show" at Hydrate Nightclub, 3458 N. Halsted St., on Nov. 7. The "Snow White" crew is also putting on a Halloween-themed show at Whiskey Trust, 3206 N. Halsted St., at 9 p.m. Friday.

Oct 29

A Lakeview Photo Retrospective: From the Illinois Federal Writers Project, 1939

From the 1939 Guide: "The William Booth Memorial Training College, Brompton Ave. at Broadway, occupies the former Joseph E. Tilt mansion, built in 1914. One of the four colleges...

From the 1939 Guide: "Temple Sholom, Lake Shore Drive at Cornelia Ave, an impressive modern Romanesque structure of ancient-looking Lannon stone, designed by Coolidge and Hodgdon...

Oct 29

Events coming up in film, arts, music, performance

The 4th Annual Over the Rainbow, a benefit to raise money and awareness for those who struggle with cancer in the LGBT community, will be held Nov. 12 at Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted, 7-10 p.m.

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Lakeside Pride Music Ensembles presents "Women in Music"—a celebration featuring female composers, conductors and performers—at Preston Bradley Center, 941 W. Lawrence Ave., on Sunday, Nov. 16, at 3 p.m.

The Poetry Foundation and the Chicago Humanities Festival will feature a talk by lesbian New York poet Eileen Myles at the foundation, 61 W. Superior St., on Sunday, Nov. 2, at 2 p.m.

The Mars Gallery, 1139 W. Fulton Market St., will offer an eyeful of Hollywood celebrities in the buff—including Olivia Munn, Pamela Anderson, Taraji P. Henson, Kim Basinger, Christina Applegate and Alicia Silverstone—in the exhibit "Naked Ambition: 25 Years of PETA's Sexy Celebrity Ads."

A free screening of The Homestretch—a film about three homeless Chicago teens, one of them LGBT—will take place Thursday, Nov. 13, at Berry United Methodist Church, 4754 N. Leavitt St., at 7 p.m.

Oct 28

Barlesque Strip-a-Thon benefits TPAN throughout November

...be held on Wednesday, November 5 from 7-10 pm at Charlie's Chicago at 3726 N. Broadway. All money raised through Barlesque goes directly towards TPAN's HIV/AIDS services. Last year...

Oct 27

What to Eat and Drink in Chicago This Week

No tricks, just a treat from Falafill (3202 N. Broadway, Lake View, 773-525-0052). Any purchase will nab you a free piece of their baklava (well, today only it’s called “BOOklava”) for dessert.

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...The excitement takes place at 7:30 p.m. at the city’s WhirlyBall facility (1880 W. Fullerton Ave., 773-486-7777)—register for the showdown here...

...beer with a side of Chicago ghost stories on a visit to Horse Thief Hollow (10426 S. Western Ave., Beverly, 773-779-2739) with the team from History on Tap. The evening includes a...

...ton of spooky Chicago history (as well as bus transit from the Gage, located at 24 S. Michigan in the Loop, down to the brewery and back.) Pick up a $30 ticket here...

Take a trip to Alsace at Le Bouchon (1958 N. Damen Ave., Bucktown, 773-862-6600), where they’ll be serving a family-style array of the...

Oct 27

CPS reverses Dyett decision

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Oct 26

Incoming Northalsted Business Alliance ED looks ahead

According to Barrett Politan, the alliance is finalizing plans to move into new offices at Halsted and Cornelia.

Oct 26

Lakeview Residence Damaged by Fire Started by Homeless Person: Police

The fire started in the gangway between two apartment buildings in the 900 block of West Newport Avenue.

A number of suspicious fires have rattled neighbors since June, when eight cars were set ablaze in Wrigleyville. Alley debris, such as mattresses, have served as kindling. In September, a coach house in the 800 block of West Roscoe Street was badly damaged.

Oct 26

Police Investigating Suspicious Fire In Lakeview

At the gift store Equinox at the corner of Roscoe and Broadway, Jim Marchand says people are nervous but he’s hoping the store’s location on the corner of a main street will keep the arsonist away.

Oct 24

Should CPS sit out the Common Core assessment?

I grew up near Roscoe & Halsted in the 1970s, left for college and moved back in 2000, started this blog in...

Oct 22

BOOK REVIEW Gaybash

...for a non-profit in the Loop. He recently moved into a new condo near Addison and Halsted streets, although none of his boxes are unpacked due to laziness. Matt lacks self-confidence...

Oct 22

LGBTQ youth job fair Oct. 22 at Center

CHICAGO—The Chicago LGBTQ Job Fair will be held Wed., Oct. 22, 2014, Noon to 4 p.m. at Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St. The fee event includes job advice, break-out sessions detailing best interview and employee practices as well as legal issues in the workplace, plus food and prizes.

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