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I need free moving boxes.

I have no car so either near Glenwood and Rosemont or Chase and Ashland. Thanks.

  • video am stereo drives a ford ranger

    Get those boxes that gallon bottles ot baby water comes in they are the best!

  • Tom Anderson Loyola Grad Back In The Neighborhood

    I have a ton of boxes from a recent move and am just south of Glenwood and Rosemont. Send me an email if you are interested.

3 days ago

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Cable outage

Does anyone have any information about the ComCast cable outage in Edgewater? They're probably talking about it on the news, but since there's no cable.... ;-)

4 hours ago

After multiple gang shootings in the 48th, Alderman and Police Commander meet with community to allay fears, discuss process

...Gangster Disciples," said Commander Moy to a September 24 community gathering at Edgewater Presbyterian Church, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr. "A high ranking gang member was killed back at the end of February or early...

...24-hours later, when eight to 10 gunshots were fired at an unidentified target near 1007 W. Thorndale, according to police. Witnesses to the attempted murder said the shots came from a red...

...whose office organized the meeting, told the assembly that the owner of the building at 5633 Winthrop had hired a management company to "turn the building over." This meant the quality of...

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...the top over the sidewalk as well as the street—will stand sentinel over both N. Kenmore and N. Winthrop, from W. Granville all the way down to W. Foster. These lights were being paid...

5 hours ago

Lost child's hat (multi-colored stripes)

By any chance has anyone found a multi-colored child's hat on either Sheridan or Kenmore between Foster and Bryn Mawr? It's not particularly valuable just sentimental! Thanks!

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Kitten Therapy Event to Benefit Edgewater’s Tree House Humane Society

Stressed out? Andersonville’s RE: chiropractic + wellness has an unconventional cure…one that will also benefit a local humane society! Inspired by this video, “Kitten Therapy” will be held on March 14th from 10am-1pm at 5347 N. Clark #2. For a $5 donation to Tree House (or a donation of items like litter, cat food and […]

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Andersonville Midsommarfest Community Meeting Planned To Discuss Big Changes For the 50th Anniversary

For many residents, one of the official signs that summer has arrived is the annual Andersonville Midsommarfest. This year is a big one as it celebrates the 50th anniversary of not only the weekend party, but also the 50th of neighborhood officially being named ‘Andersonville’. To celebrate the Andersonville Chamber plans to adopt some exciting […]

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Marty’s Martini Bar Anticipated Expansion Canceled

With a die-hard following of cocktail lovers, Marty’s Martini Bar at 1511 W Balmoral Ave. has been filling up glasses with spirits for ten years now. The narrow bar has a charm of its own with a very intimate setting. However, the small space can get very crowded as the ever-growing number of patrons come in to celebrate. Over the last year […]

  • I am sure that they will since they been there for years... but I understand that another cocktail lounge is going to take over the space.. so it will thin the crowd so that you can get in..

  • I agree with Teddy…and part of the atmosphere of Marty's is the crowd and wall to wall people. Yes, a larger space would have been nice, but Elixir will be nice to go to as an over flow or another option. Personally, I am psyched for Replay. Forget about laundry…my quarters are going there instead!!!

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You're vote for best city college or university.

Besides the obvious- (university of Chicago).... What college or university is the best in the city?

3 days ago

Weekly Update from Your Alderman – February 27, 2015

On February 25, just after midnight, there was a shooting that occurred on the 5800 Block of Kenmore. Chicago Police believe this was a gang-related shooting and that the two injured individuals...

5900 N. Winthrop, 3:30pm - 5:30pm

1020 W. Bryn Mawr, 1:00pm – 3:30pm

Internet Safety Presentation Thursday, March 19th 6pm, Senn Hall (5900 N. Glenwood) Adults only. Presented by Detective Charles Hollendoner, Special Investigations Unit, Chicago Police Department, In conjunction...

Edgewater Branch Library, 6000 N. Broadway, community room

Edgewater Baptist Church 1401 W Hollywood

Alderman Osterman’s 15th annual Senior Health Fair will be held Monday, March 16, 10am to 1pm at the Broadway Armory, 5917 N. Broadway (at Thorndale). 

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...anniversary! Andersonville residents and business owners are invited to attend at the Swedish American Museum (5211 N. Clark) on Thursday, March 5 at 7pm to discuss a proposed slight expansion of this year...

...Additional parking is available along Broadway, Sheridan Road and in the VAI parking lot at 5017 N. Winthrop. During this construction, please join us in making an effort to support Argyle area businesses...

1115 W. Granville, 1:00pm – 3:00pm

4921 N. Marine Drive, 1:00pm – 3:00pm

5040 Kenmore, 3:30pm – 5:30pm

All workshops will be held in the Community Hall at Unity Lutheran Church, 1212 W. Balmoral starting at 10:00am.  For further information, contact jerry@48thward.org.

...s Basketball Team will host the Missouri State Bears at the Gentile Arena, located at 6511 N. Winthrop. Loyola University has offered the 48th Ward community an opportunity to enjoy the Loyola NCAA...

If you have any questions regarding the 2015 Argyle construction projects or would like to be signed up to a special construction newsletter, please contact Sara Dinges at 773-784-5277 or Sara@48thward.or

This week at the Bezazian Public Library (1226 W. Ainslie): 

20th District Police District – 5400 N. Lincoln Ave

1127 W Granville

Furama Restaurant – 4936 N Broadway

1541 W. Devon

1115 W. Berwyn

Ebenezer Lutheran Church – 1650 W Foster Ave

St. James Cathedral – 65 E Huron St

3 days ago

Edgewater Shooting Believed To Be Gang-Related, Alderman Says

On Wednesday, two men ages 22 and 25 were walking on the sidewalk around midnight in the 5800 block of North Kenmore Avenue when they were approached by four men, one of whom opened fire, police said.

4 days ago

Quest Theatre’s ‘Tomato Queen’ Delights Child And Adult Alike

It takes time and quite a bit of trial and error before Camina becomes the Tomato Queen in Quest Theatre Ensemble’s free Friday production of the musical by the same name. But along the way, this headstrong girl learns about patience, hard work, and the qualities that lead to real friendship. Written by Quest Theatre Ensemble […]

5 days ago

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1 dead, 3 hurt in separate shootings on North Side

A second shooting happened around 12:05 a.m. in the 5800 block of North Kenmore Avenue in the Edgewater Beach neighborhood, Alfaro said.

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The two were in an alley in the 1700 block of West Touhy Avenue when an attacker came out of a white minivan, walked up to them and fired shots, Alfaro said. Police were called to the scene because of a person shot and found the two wounded, police said.

  • For the last year and a half that area up to thorndale and winthrop there has been a lot of shootings. UGH.. a new crew came in the area. get rid of them!

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Many sirens at Granville and Sheridan

Anyone know what's going on? Sheridan is closed northbound; 147 bus rerouted.

  • Teri Cassidy edgewater beach resident

    I live in the building and I posted on this site as the fire was happening. My post never appeared. The fire was on 23rd floor. It started on a pile of clothing. It was put out quickly.

  • Next time get it right Teri!!! People were in panic not knowing what the hell was going on. This is just unacceptable!!

4 days ago

Updated 4 days ago

Apartment needed

Hi, my apartment lease ends April 30th and would like to rent an affordable large 1+ den or 2 bedroom for me, my son, and cat. I would like to stay in the Edgewater/Andersonville area. I'd be open to Limcoln Square. Does anyone know of any apartments available or coming available end of April?

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Updated 4 days ago

Loud BOOM sounds last night around 4am

I'm on Ravenswood, across from the Rosehill Cemetery entrance, and was awakened by a super loud BOOM around 3 - 4am last night (2/22-23). Sounded like a transformer blowing. Strange thing is, this has been happening a lot lately--loud booming sounds in the middle of the night. Caused by cold?? Anyone else hearing this? Maybe it's just me. :) Thanks!

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4 men hurt in separate shootings on North Side

A second shooting happened around 12:05 a.m. in the 5800 block of North Kenmore Avenue in the Edgewater Beach neighborhood, Alfaro said.

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The two were in an alley in the 1700 block of West Touhy Avenue when they were shot, Alfaro said.

  • Ignatius Reilly theological geometrician

    POOL OF BLOOD? Why didn't Greg Gornhardt post a picture of it? He loves posting pictures of gobs of blood on sidewalks.

  • Please update on call to alderman office ! Did he follow through with clean up ? Poor children to experience this is awful. Have a blessed and safe day all.

6 days ago

Updated 6 days ago

Election Drama: Some Area Alderman Have An Easy Win, Others Not So Much

Yesterday’s voting proved to be an interesting one as area politicians worked hard to gain the support needed to win their election bids. But by the time the final numbers started rolling in, one word stole the headlines, ‘run-off’. With Mayor Emanuel unable to pull off the 50 percent he needed to clinch a second term, Chuy […]

  • Yahoo for Pawar! Now its Rahm or Chuy. I get to work another election. This one could get exciting. See you in April!

6 days ago

2 Men Shot, 1 Critically On Kenmore Last Night

Two men were shot last night on the 5800 block of N. Kenmore Ave. at around 12:05 a.m. A 25-year-old male victim was shot several times and is in critical condition. The other man, a 22-year-old, was shot in the leg and his condition has since stabilized. Both were taken to Saint Francis hospital. According to police the […]

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Two Wounded In Edgewater Shooting

Two men, 25 and 22, were on the sidewalk in the 5800 block of North Kenmore Avenue shortly after midnight when they were approached by four males who fired shots at them, police said.

6 days ago

2 men hurt in shooting in Edgewater Beach neighborhood

Police officers blocked off part of a street in the 5800 block of North Kenmore Avenue after two men were shot there early Wednesday morning. (Alexandra Chachkevitch/Chicago Tribune)

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