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New Lyft Passengers

Hey everyone! This weekend is going to be a busy weekend in Chicago with Lollapalooza etc. Have you tried Lyft yet?! If not, how about a free ride for your first ride with Lyft? Use code JEOR11 for a $25 credit for your first ride. Please share this code with friends. Stay safe Chicago!

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Childcare in East Humboldt?

Hello! We are looking for full-time care for our energetic toddler (18 months). Does anyone have any recommendations? Open to daycares, nanny shares. Would love to stay in the neighborhood if possible! Thank you!

  • Hello! I'm a Nanny in East Humboldt park, currently available and seeking a great family to work with. If you would like to learn more about my qualifications please share your email address and I will be happy to send you my résumé! Thank you!

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Your Lollapalooza 2014 Party Guide

Where: Debonair Social Club, 1575 N. Milwaukee Ave. 10 pm - 2 am. 21+, obviously.

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Where: Reggies Rock Club, 2105 S. State St. Party is on the roof. 6-8 pm.

Where: Thalia Hall, 1807 S Allport St. 9 pm - 1 am. 21+.

Where: Concord Music Hall, 2047 N Milwaukee Ave. 7-10 pm. 21+.

Where: Rockit Bar and Grill, 22 W. Hubbard. No time listed but I'm assuming this will be from 10 pm - close. 21+.

Where: Hard Rock Hotel, 230 N. Michigan Ave. Lounge open all day but nighttime party goes from 10 pm - 2am. 21+.

Where: The Underground, 56 W. Illinois. No time listed but I'd assume 10 pm - close. 21+.

  • Mountain Dew hey boy

    "It's not Lollapalooza weekend without DJ Momjeans (aka Danny Masterson..."

    LOL ok

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Apartments in Converted Gothic Revival Church on Damen Snapped Up Fast

WICKER PARK — If you have always wanted to live in a former church, your time is running out — at least on the northwest corner of Evergreen and Damen avenues in Wicker Park where just one apartment in an Gothic revival-style cathedral is still up for rent.

Jann and his business partner Frank Campise purchased the former Chicago Missionary Society church at 1338 N. Damen Ave. and a house that sits on the rear lot at 2016 W. Evergreen for $1.3 million in April 2013.

Jann and his business partner Frank Campise purchased the former Chicago Missionary Society church at 1338 N. Damen Ave. and a house that sits on the rear lot at 2016 W. Evergreen for $1.3 million in April 2013.

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Division Ale House 5 Year Anniversary Party

There is no cover charge and food and beverage is on consumption/cash bar. Reservations recommended via 773-384-6886. The Ale House is located at 1942 W. Division Street and is open from 4 p.m.-2 a.m on August 14 and the kitchen is open until midnight.

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Rick Bayless Tweets Team Selfie, Wicker Park XOCO Close to Opening

The new restaurant, housed in an 1880s-era building at 1471 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Wicker Park will offer cuisine similar to XOCO at 449 N. Clark St.

Located on the southeast corner of Milwaukee Avenue and Honore Street in Wicker Park, the buildout for the restaurant began in March, shortly after the city's Landmark Commission approved renovation plans for the 1880s-era building, which formerly housed Salud Tequila lounge.

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The new restaurant, housed in an 1880s-era building at 1471 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Wicker Park will offer cuisine similar to XOCO at 449 N. Clark St.

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Wicker Park's The Savoy Closes Tonight

We're very sorry to report after just 2 years, The Savoy is closing up shop at 1408 N. Milwaukee Avenue in Wicker Park. And according to Eater Chicago, a decline in business is the primary reason.

The Savoy is located at 1408 N. Milwaukee Avenue (Milwaukee Avenue at Wood Street) in Wicker Park.

  • Artist girl Artist and Muscian

    Sorry to hear that the Savoy is closing. It was a very good restaurant. I had been there twice and was hoping to go back. I had recommended it to friends and wrote a good review for it on Yelp.

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Night Out: Movies in the Parks at Wicker

Thu, Aug 7, 2014 8:00 PM - 10:14 PM

The Hunt for Red October (PG) Underwritten by the Wicker Park Advisory Council and The Wormhole Coffee At the height of the Cold War, a soviet submarine captain sets course for the United States and his crew, his commanders and the world must determine whether he intends to defect or start a nuclear war.

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Wicker Park Fest: Mob Attacked Teen in Alley Over 'Molly' Drug, Some Say

Several teenagers witnesses said they saw the attack around 11 p.m. in an alley just north of the popular eatery Big Star at 1531 N. Damen Ave.

Ulysses Salamanca, owner of Flash Taco at 1570 N. Damen Ave., said that he saw the victim's attackers escape on the CTA Damen Blue Line "L" train before police and an ambulance arrived. 

...festival ended, police could be seen going through the Wicker Park, the public park at 1425 N. Damen Ave., around 11 p.m, Sunday announcing that the park was closed, prompting people to leave...

...prompting people to leave. Around midnight, several Shakespeare Police District Officers were observed in the 1500 block of North Milwaukee, with one officer explaining they were "showing their presence" to revelers who had been asked...

...highly intoxicated" around 1:37 a.m. Saturday in front of the Lokal lounge at 1904 W. North Ave. Since no police report was filed, Sedevic said it is unknown if the bleeding was...

Eric Williams, owner of The Silver Room at 1442 N. Milwaukee Ave., said the extra traffic resulted in more people seeing his shop and contributing to a strong weekend of sales.

A grilled cheese sandwich food truck that has an eatery in Lakeview, Cheesie's Pub and Grub is planning to open its second standalone eatery at 1365 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Wicker Park.

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Chriss Busse, a co-owner of Penguin Foot Pottery at 2514 W. Armitage Ave. in Logan Square, said that his vendor booth went well.

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lost dog

My Very gentle, but shy Tan and white pit bull mIx ran out the door 7/27 near division and paulina. She is not wearing her collar. It slipped off when she bolted. She is chipped. Her name is biscuit. Please contact me if you see her. Again, she is very friendly.

  • Jean-is she posted on Lost Dogs Illinois? If you send me her info (pic, chip#, etc), I'll keep an eye out for her at the shelter where I work.

  • Thanks so much for your concern. I just got a phone call from the chip people and now just waiting for a call from the folks that have her. !!! I'm very happy!!

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