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New book on political corruption shows Illinois and Chicago at the head of the line… into jail

...Simpson and Gradel have another book signing 7 p.m. March 18 at Book Celler, 4736 N. Lincoln Ave. Photo by Patrick Butler

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The politics of development

A new Lou Malnati's Pizzeria rises at 4344 N Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60618 in the North Center neighborhood. Steady churn of major restaurant, retail, apartment...

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Chef Glenn is forced out at Glenn's Diner and Seafood House after nearly four years in court

The show will go on behind what might be seen as a false front at Glenn's Diner and Seafood House, 1820 W. Montrose, as the chef and seminal force behind the hybrid seafood restaurant has been forced from the stage. 

  • Bill Near Rockwell L

    Why is a story published in 2012 popping up here in 2015? A Media Mention from three years ago? I don't get it.

  • Jill 38 years in Chicago, 19 in North Center

    An EB administrator noted a couple of days ago that their archives were 'burping' stuff from the past. There were several old stories published that day. It's an automated system evidently but I don't understand why a human wouldn't have some control.

  • Maybe it's karma as he was finally able to open another restaurant using his last name - Fahlstrom - on Belmont after being forced out of his namesake restaurant on Montrose.

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Tuesday Funk @ Hopleaf

...monthly reading series sponsored by Gapers Block, is tonight in the upstairs lounge at Hopleaf, 5148 N. Clark St. Featured readers will be Keidra Chaney, Mare Swallow, Genevieve Waller, Danielle Susi and Tom Underberg...

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Slim Streets with Sneckdowns: We Could Reduce Road Infrastructure Wherever the Snow Sticks

| 1754 West Byron St. |

This article has 2 other Chicago locations (Show)

Here are a few examples from my morning commute through Lakeview last week.  At Clark and Wellington the right hand turn area hugs the paved curb but left hand turns from Clark onto (one way) Wellington swing nearly a lane out from the curve.  Does that area need to be paved?

...into the one-way nature of the street.  Here’s an example of that at Eddy and Lakewood...

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Thoughts on Bad Dog being Gone?

What are the thoughts on Bad Dog Tavern being shuttered?

  • Botkin Kinch: the knife-blade

    I got the worst food poisoning of my life from their ahi tuna tacos. It was a very memorable experience.

  • Whoa nelly! Eating raw fish from a burger and fries bar? If you did that before I think you were really lucky.

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NUNN ON ONE: MUSIC Midge Ure talks Moby, Boy George, touring

Ure unleashes a solo acoustic show at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., on Saturday, March 7, at 8 p.m.

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NUNN ON ONE: MUSIC Midge Ure talks Moby, Boy George and touring

Ure unleashes a solo acoustic show at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., on Saturday, March 7, at 8 p.m.

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Alapash and District Team for Two-Stop Shopping on Damen

The to-and-fro is about to get a lot easier for shoppers now that Chavarry and Murphy are picking up stakes from their respective locations on Montrose and Ravenswood and moving into neighboring storefronts at 4835 N. Damen Ave.

The to-and-fro is about to get a lot easier for shoppers now that Chavarry and Murphy are picking up stakes from their respective locations on Montrose and Ravenswood and moving into neighboring storefronts at 4835 N. Damen Ave.

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