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City's First Medical Marijuana Cultivation Center Gets Preliminary Approval

In a marathon session that ran from the morning into the evening, the board also approved a permit for a Custom Strains dispensary for medical marijuana at 1105 W. Fulton Market, over some community resistance.

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...s, which touts itself as the city's only "full liquor and topless bar," at 1531 N. Kingsbury St.

...approved Friday, including a permit for a Jefferson Park facility, as well as dispensaries at 4568 S. Archer Ave., 5648 S. Archer Ave., 2723 N. Elston Ave. and 500 W. 18th St. The board...

...permit for a Jefferson Park facility, as well as dispensaries at 4568 S. Archer Ave., 5648 S. Archer Ave., 2723 N. Elston Ave. and 500 W. 18th St. The board denied a permit for...

...Park facility, as well as dispensaries at 4568 S. Archer Ave., 5648 S. Archer Ave., 2723 N. Elston Ave. and 500 W. 18th St. The board denied a permit for a Wicker Park dispensary...

...dispensaries at 4568 S. Archer Ave., 5648 S. Archer Ave., 2723 N. Elston Ave. and 500 W. 18th St. The board denied a permit for a Wicker Park dispensary at 1811 W. North Ave...

...500 W. 18th St. The board denied a permit for a Wicker Park dispensary at 1811 W. North Ave. after questioning the applicants on what Swain called "subjective" security arrangements...

  • Chet 606 Rogers Park, NOHavana, CE

    Tad, I'm with you on the Wicker Park thing. I'm thinking more of the Left Bank. When I see the Ship & Sanitary Canal I can't help think of the Seine - sort of with a little work. D'accord?

  • If d'accord means "can you dig it", then the answer is yes. Rest assured there is nary a Whole Paycheck in all of Gay Parie.

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Estate of the Arts: State Chips in $5M for Children's Theatre Move To West Loop

...the West Loop. The organization announced its interested the unused 12th District Police Station at 100 South Racine back in mid-August and subsequently had a public meeting to discuss the project with...

8 hours ago

Stoned in Chicago: City's First Pot Farm Permit Awarded to Strip Club Owner

·1105 W. Fulton Market Street

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·5648 S. Archer Avenue

·2723 N. Elston Avenue

·500 W. 18th Street

8 hours ago

3 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Daniels, of 1400 block of West Taylor, was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 12:08 a.m., authorities said.

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Ladarius Edwards and another man, both 23, were standing on the sidewalk about 2:50 a.m. in the 8000 block of South Fairfield, when a male walked out of a nearby gangway and opened fire, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Edwards, of the 2500 block of West 79th Street, was shot in the head and the right leg, authorities said. He was taken to Little Company of Mary Hospital in Evergreen Park, where he was pronounced dead at 3:14 a.m., according to the medical examiner’s office.

Jeffrey Daniels, 24, was found unresponsive in the driver’s seat of a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the head in the 200 block of North Mason, authorities said.

About 9 p.m. Friday, officers found 24-year-old David Kennedy unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the head inside an apartment in the 5200 block of South Cornell, police and the medical examiner’s office said.

Kennedy, of the 3700 block of South Wood, was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:45 p.m., the medical examiner’s office said. An autopsy performed Saturday ruled his death a homicide.

A 27-year-old man was in a car in the 5900 block of South Michigan when another vehicle pulled up and one of the three people inside it opened fire, police said.

9 hours ago

Chicago Craft Beer Events, Black Wednesday 2014 Week

Corner of W. Madison & S. Aberdeen St, Chicago, IL

The Beer Bistro, 1061 W. Madison, Chicago (312) 433-0013

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Sheffield's, 3258 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago (773) 281-1350

Beermiscuous, 2812 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago 855-450-2337

Bucktown Pub, 1658 W Cortland St, Chicago

Corner of W Montrose & N Damen Ave, Chicago, IL

Corner of Sheffield Ave & W. School Street, Chicago, IL

The Tap House Grill Lemont, 1243 S State St., Ste 109, Lemont, IL 630-257-5992

Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery, 1 W. Grand Ave., Chicago (312) 755-9339

Shoe's Pub, 1134 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago (773) 871-4640

Fountainhead, 1970 W. Montrose Ave, Chicago (773) 697-8204

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Sloan plays the Bottom Lounge, 1375 W. Lake St. Doors are at 8pm, show's at 9pm. Tickets are $15. 17+

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