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Manierre Elementary Latest CPS School To Test Positive For Lead

One of the 28 water fountains at Manierre, 1420 N. Hudson Ave., tested positive for high lead levels, bringing the number of impacted schools up to 34, CPS said in a statement. The fountain has been turned off.

    Manierre Elementary Latest CPS School To Test Positive For Lead
    OLD TOWN - Manierre Elementary School in Old Town is the latest CPS school to test positive for lead, CPS announced Monday. One of the 28 water fountains at Manierre, 1420 N. Hudson Ave., tested positive for high lead levels, bringing the number of impacted schools up to 34, CPS said in a statement.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

13 hours ago

Boil water order issued for Gold Coast

...from State Street to Lake Shore Drive, as well as 1201 North Astor, 1167 and 1201 North State Street and 1200 North Lake Shore Drive.The advisory has been issued due to a break...

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...Shore Drive, as well as 1201 North Astor, 1167 and 1201 North State Street and 1200 North Lake Shore Drive.The advisory has been issued due to a break on the water main which services...

    Boil water order issued for Gold Coast
    The Department of Water Management has issued a boil water advisory has been issued for Chicago's Gold Coast neighborhood.
    http://abc7chicago.com

15 hours ago

Old Town's Adobo Grill Opens In New Spot 10 Months After Second City Fire

...location. The Mexican restaurant has moved around the corner from its original site over to 215 W. North Ave. It's a smaller indoor space than the original, but the new one has an...

Last August, a fire that started at Adobo burned the restaurant at 1610 N. Wells St. and the offices at neighboring Second City. Adobo had spent 15 years in the location. Meanwhile, starting on July 10, they'll start weekend brunch service.

    Old Town's Adobo Grill Opens In New Spot 10 Months After Second City Fire
    Ten months after a fire ripped through the more-than-century-old Old Town building that housed the restaurant, Adobo Grill re-opened last week in a new location. The Mexican restaurant has moved around the corner from its original site over to 215 W. North Ave.
    http://chicago.eater.com

16 hours ago

Tanner Museum offers July 4th fun

Visitors can enjoy a free afternoon of classic American fun from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, July 4, at the Aurora Historical Society's Tanner House Museum, 304 Oak Ave.

    Tanner Museum offers July 4th fun
    Visitors can enjoy a free afternoon of classic American fun from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, July 4, at the Aurora Historical Society's Tanner House Museum, 304 Oak Ave. Just as the city parade downtown ends, the society will serve hot dogs, chips and ice cream for a nominal fee, while an accordion duo and a clown magician entertain.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

28 hours ago

Ascend Real Estate Group Finds its Niche in Near North

...greater Carbrini Green area is getting a boost from its newest skyscraper — Niche 905 at 905 North Orleans Street.  Technically, 905 is just across the street from the Cabrini border, in the Near North...

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...Purple Line station and also within walking distance of the Chicago Red Line station at Chicago Avenue and State Street...

    Ascend Real Estate Group Finds its Niche in Near North
    The rapid re-population of the greater Carbrini Green area is getting a boost from its newest skyscraper - Niche 905 at 905 North Orleans Street. Technically, 905 is just across the street from the Cabrini border, in the Near North Side neighborhood, but it contributes to the growing vitality of this neighborhood's modern-day renaissance.
    http://www.chicagoarchitecture.org

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Jun 17

Updated 31 hours ago

Weekly Update from Your Alderman – June 17, 2016

6 pm Tuesday June 21 at Payton High School, 1034 N. Wells St.

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6 pm Monday June 20 at Mather High School, 5835 N. Lincoln Ave.

All are welcome to come out and support the annual Friends of Senn fundraiser, Brews for Bulldogs, from 6-9 pm Saturday June 18 at the Ravenswood Event Center, 4011 N. Ravenswood Ave.

The Senn Arts student-driven theater company The Yard has been selected to be part of the 2016 schedule at Theatre on the Lake, back at the Berger Park Cultural Center, 6205 N. Sheridan Rd., this month.

From noon-1:30 pm on Thursday June 23, the Cook County Elder Justice Center will present a free Senior Enrichment Seminar, Debt Collection: Protection and Rights, at the Richard J. Daley Center, 50 W. Washington St., Courtroom 2005.

Weiss Memorial Hospital, 4646 N. Marine Dr., offers numerous health-related events each month, many focused on seniors.

Chicagoland Methodist Senior Services is offering a class, Mindful Movement: An Exploration of Dance/Movement Therapy, on Tuesday June 28. Registration and refreshments start at 5:30 pm, and the presentation will run from 6-7:30 pm at the Covenant Home of Chicago, 2720 W. Foster Ave.

Check out the new public art at 5026 N. Sheridan Rd.: Red Line to Aragon #2 by Uptown artist Jeffrey Littleton.

...today. No-parking signs will be posted with a start date of June 22 on Wayne and Hollywood to allow for the milling and prep work needed for the project. Once the prep...

...they move into permanent homes. The items will be accepted at the 48th Ward Office, 5533 N. Broadway,  throughout the month of June. Hours are 9 am-5 pm Monday-Friday...

The Edgewater Public Library, 6000 N. Broadway, and the Bezazian Public Library, 1226 W. Ainslie St., offer a wide variety of programs and events each month. Find everything from resume-writing workshops to Zumba classes.

The Edgewater Public Library, 6000 N. Broadway, and the Bezazian Public Library, 1226 W. Ainslie St., offer a wide variety of programs and events each month. Find everything from resume-writing workshops to Zumba classes.

...Ashley Morgan for a night of entertainment on Saturday June 18 at The Call Bar, 1547 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. The cast will be performing numbers suggested by their fellow cast members (will be great...

Please join Care for Real at the 31st Annual Hunger Walk on June 25 at Jackson Park, 6401 S. Stony Island Ave. In order to support Care for Real:

Sheridan Road & Bryn Mawr

1401 W. Granville Ave.

4901 N. Sheridan Rd.

1511 W. Balmoral Ave.

Broadway and Thorndale

941 W. Lawrence Ave.

4921 N. Sheridan Rd.

1212 W. Balmoral Ave.

1650 W. Foster Ave.

5153 N. Ashland Ave.

5917 N. Broadway

6157 N. Clark St.

    Weekly Update from Your Alderman - June 17, 2016 | 48th Ward Service Website
    Weekly Update from Your Alderman: Schools update, CPS funding summit, Arts in Education meeting, Ridge and Argyle construction projects and more
    http://48thward.org

  • I'm hoping for constructive Uptown art, sans the smarmy (look it up) self promotional angle. 😃

  • Uptown Arts Council Director UAC/SPNA Arts Co-Chair: Jeffrey Littleton

    I'm hoping you find whatever it is you are looking for in regards to art. Not looking up stuff, no reason, but to say...keep looking up. ☝

    As far as self-promotion this is the Alderman's newsltter...I was just mentioned because of the art on Sheridan next to Big Chicks. 🐔

    Its really not a thing to twist about.

2 days ago

  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    REPLACE OUTLETS AND LIGHTS - INTERIOR WORK ONLY

    1310 N. Ritchie Ct. Issued June 24, 2016 Comment
  • Permit issued for easy permit process

    patch/repair walls. tiles. paint. erect 6.0' ft wood fence (75lf).repair/replace windows. repair all exterior walls (appx-600sf). repair parapet. repair chimney. replace chimney. tuckpoint. replace roof- all work same as existing (no structural work)- no electrical work under this permit

    1338 N. La Salle Dr. Issued June 24, 2016 Comment
  • Permit issued for easy permit process

    REPLACE ROOF (NO MEP) (NO STRUCTURAL WORK)- ALL WORK SAME AS EXISTING; SUBJECT TO FIELD INSPECTIONS (NO WORK OVER PUBLIC WAY)

    914 N. Orleans St. Issued June 24, 2016 Comment

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​5 Fun Things to Do in Chicago This Weekend

...p.m. and Saturday/Sunday: noon to 11 p.m. at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 1017 N. LaSalle St. According to a Facebook event, this free event features “live music and dancing, tours of...

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...hippest neighborhoods will host one of its hippest yearly festivals. The Monument on Logan Square, 3150 W. Logan Blvd. hosts this pop-up art district, with “a diverse collection of local and national-touring...

Elston Avenue Sausage and Music Fest: A free event at Elston and Grace in the city’s Lincoln Square neighborhood, “encased meats” are celebrated. Plenty of fun and games for the kids, too. The fest will be open beginning at noon on Saturday and Sunday.

    ​5 Fun Things to Do in Chicago This Weekend
    Chicago, IL - It's going to be another hot weekend in Chicago and, just like any other weekend in the summer, there is plenty to do. Here's a look at five fun options. Chicago Pride Parade : Perhaps the number one parade in Chicago, thousands are expected to attend the festivities this year.
    http://patch.com

3 days ago

Tomatoes grown under glass gracing city menus year round

1300 N Dearborn St.

    Tomatoes grown under glass gracing city menus year round
    Up until recently, Chicago's top chefs wouldn't dare put tomatoes on their menus until August, when they could source them locally. But a new business west of the city is now growing tomatoes under glass, hydroponically. They're using Dutch technology to grow tomatoes indoors.
    http://abc7chicago.com

3 days ago

Gold Cost Condo Tower Currently Under Construction Could See Height Bump

...on Chicago’s new Neighborhood Opportunity Bonus program, the already under construction residential tower at 9 W. Walton reportedly intends to do the same. Following in the footsteps of the Nobu Hotel, the...

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...unit redevelopment of the H2O+ site, and the future corporate headquarters of McDonald’s at 110 N. Carpenter, developer JDL hopes to achieve a greater height by paying into a dedicated fund designed...

    Gold Coast condo project now seeking more height from city
    Following in the footsteps of three recent West Loop projects, developer JDL hopes to achieve a greater height by paying into a dedicated fund designed to spur reinvestment in Chicago's underserved neighborhoods.
    http://chicago.curbed.com

3 days ago

Lunchbreak: Seasonal ale steamed mussels, prepared by Blue Door Kitchen and Garden chef Rey Villalobos

Chef Rey Villalobos Blue Door Kitchen and Garden 52 W. Elm Street Chicago www.bluedoorkitchenchicago.com Seasonal Ale Steamed Mussels Ingredients: 1 Tbs olive oil 1 Tbs minced...

    Lunchbreak: Seasonal ale steamed mussels, prepared by Blue Door Kitchen and Garden chef Rey Villalobos
    Chef Rey Villalobos Blue Door Kitchen and Garden 52 W. Elm Street Chicago www.bluedoorkitchenchicago.com Seasonal Ale Steamed Mussels Ingredients: 1 Tbs olive oil 1 Tbs minced garlic pinch of chili flakes 2 tsp thyme 4 oz pale ale or IPA 1 lb mussels juice of one lemon 1 Tbs butt...
    http://wgntv.com

4 days ago

Gold Coast Tower Already Under Construction Asks to Grow Taller — Again

That’s what’s happening over at No. 9 Walton, where JDL Development wants to add an additional two stories to its 35-story residential tower going up at 9 West Walton Street.

    Gold Coast Tower Already Under Construction Asks to Grow Taller - Again
    It's not unheard of for the developer of a Chicago skyscraper to ask the city for permission to build a little taller after the plans have already been filed and approved. It is unusual, however, for a developer to ask for more height after the building is already substantially under construction.
    http://www.chicagoarchitecture.org

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