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Music notes: Uli Jon Roth headlines St. Charles' Arcada

The Pitchfork Music Festival will take place July 17-19 at Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph, Chicago. Three-day passes cost $150 and single-day passes cost $65. Go to pitchforkmusicfestival.com.

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Uli Jon Roth performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, at the Arcada Theatre, 105 E. Main St., St. Charles, and 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, at Reggie's, 2105 S. State St., Chicago. Tickets start at $22 for the St. Charles show and $25 for the Chicago one. Go to oshows.com or reggieslive.com.

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Dining: Kanela cocktails; Crew's ownership changes

...The 16th Chicago's Best WingFest will take place Feb. 22 at Bailey Auditorium, 1340 W. Washington St., 1-5 p.m. WingFest has tailgating, wings from 25 area restaurants, competitive wing-eating...

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...Brian Wells and Steve Milford—who founded and opened Crew ( 4804 N. Broadway ) in the summer of 2004—have decided to bow out of the ownership and management...

...have decided to bow out of the ownership and management of Crew and SoFo Tap ( 4923 N. Clark St. ), Uptown Update noted. Mark Robertson and Mike Sullivan, who joined Milford and Wells as co...

...South Water Kitchen, 225 N. Wabash Ave., is hosting its annual "Outdoor Groundhog Day Lunch" on Monday, Feb. 2, at 11 a...

...The Barrelhouse Flat, 2624 N. Lincoln Ave., has launched its new Bartender with Benefits series. Upcoming bartenders include Ben Schiller of The...

...On Thursday, Jan. 29, at 6 p.m., Howells & Hood, 435 N. Michigan Ave., partners with Sierra Nevada to present guests with an exclusive vertical tasting of Sierra Nevada...

...Michael Jordan's Steak House, 505 N. Michigan Ave., has a new executive chef. Craig Couper will oversee the kitchen, development of new dishes...

...TWO—1132 W. Grand Ave., a recipient of the 2015 Michelin Guide's Bib Gourmand—announced the appointment of Kevin...

...BIG Bar, 151 E. Wacker Dr., is entertaining New England Patriots fans and the 12th Men from Seattle ( Seattle Seahawks ) with...

...At Anteprima, 5316 N. Clark St., on Monday, Feb. 9, 6:30-9 p.m., Marty Fosse welcomes Paolo Saracco of...

...Filini Bar & Restaurant, 221 N. Columbus Dr., offers a creative, untraditional way to spend Valentine's Day with a special "Seven Deadly...

...Frontier, 1072 N. Milwaukee Ave., celebrates Fat Tuesday with a Louisiana shrimp boil on Tuesday, Feb. 17, at 6 p...

—On Sunday, Feb. 1, Blue Door Farm Stand, 843 W. Armitage Ave., will celebrate its one-year anniversary with complimentary miniature carrot-cake cupcakes from Friday, Jan. 30, through National Carrot Cake Day on Tuesday, Feb. 3. Visit bluedoorfarmstand.com .

...Joe Fish Executive Chef Joe Farina will share the kitchen of his River North restaurant, 445 N. Dearborn St., with internationally-recognized Italian chef, Maurizio Albarello, owner of Antica Torre in Barbaresco, Piemonte. Farina...

...compete in the 14th Annual Illinois ProStart® Invitational. The event will occur at McCormick Place, 2301 S. Lake Shore Dr., 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m...

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Jay

Almost midnight and some dude keeps yelling "jay" outside near grand and may, but I cannot see him! Is he locked out? Is he drunk? He is now honking. This is awesome.

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Any gardeners in need of compost material?

Hello neighbors! I have recently begun to compost, but I feel like eventually I will have too much to keep in our apartment with limited outdoor space. If you are in need of this kind of material, or know of a place that is, please let me know!

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Meet the 27th ward aldermanic candidates

Candidates for alderman in the 27th ward took part in a forum hosted by the Chicago West Side Branch of the NAACP. Watch it online at: http://ow.ly/I37tC

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3 Uniquely Chicago Finds at the Randolph Street Market Festival

...treasures, decorators finds and more. Even the venue itself - the beaux arts Plumbers Hall at 1340 W. Washington - was interesting (check out the mural of Buckingham Fountain on the staircase and the ornate...

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Custom cushion for window seat - vendor recommendations?

Hi, neighbors,

I am looking for a business that makes custom window seat cushions. Would also possibly have them make new covers for my outdoor cushions in the spring. Does anyone have any recommendations?

Thanks!

  • Bell Upholstery on Sedgwick (around 1400 N) does a nice job and is very reasonable. I had a bench reupholstered., need pad and support, etc. Get specifics on hours because he closes for lunch.

  • Thanks, Kathy!

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New Construction at Old Lumber Yard Across From LaSalle School?

It looks like there's construction starting at the lumber yard where Trader Joes was supposed to go... I didn't realize there was a decision made about what was going there in its place. Does anyone know? Apartments or condos I'm sure?

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    Condos with retail on the first floor.

  • Scott Rappe Architect, Father, Fourth Generation East Villager

    Per building permit status, January 21:

    ERECT 4 STORY - 33 DU RESIDENTIAL BUILDING WITH 1ST FLOOR EMPTY TENANT SPACES FOR RETAIL AND RESTAURANT - 43690 SQUARE FEET - PREVIOUSLY SUBMITTED UNDER APPLICATION

    REVISION TO PERMIT #100543892 TO CHANGE SITE PLAN TO ADD THREE ADDITIONAL PARKING SPACES. REVISION TO FLOOR PLAN LAYOUT TO ADD THREE ADDITIONAL DWELLING UNITS - NEW TOTAL 36 DUS

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Four Neighborhood Places To Eat or Drink This Weekend

Kaiser Tiger, 1415 W. Randolph St.

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Frank Meats Patty, 3324 N. California Ave.

Xoco Bistro, 1471 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Dream Cafe & Grille, 748 W. 61st St.

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Take a Look at This Week’s Top Sales and Local Shopping Events

This weekend’s Randolph Street Market (1340 W. Washington St., randolphstreetmarket.com) has been struck by Cupid’s arrow in a serious way. The theme...

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Pagoda Red (1740 W. Webster St., pagodared.com) is throwing a Year of the Goat warehouse sale, where—in honor of...

...s going to be the weekend of major warehouse sales, because The Red Balloon Co. (3651 N. Southport Ave., theredballoon.com) is also throwing one all weekend. Hours are Thursday and Friday from 10...

GUS* Modern furniture, accents, and accessories are 15 percent off at STITCH (1937 N. Damen Ave., stitchchicago.com) now through January 31.

Knitters, stop by Sifu Design Studio (6054 N. Broadway, sifudesignstudio.com) on Friday from 6 to 11 p.m. for a four-year anniversary celebration as well as owner Lisa’s 36th birthday. You’ll find all yarn and tools priced at 36 percent off, as well as cake and a white elephant gift exchange.

Cop. Copine stores are having a major winter sale right now: already reduced items are up to 70 percent off online and up to 50 percent off in stores. Stop by the Chicago location (900 N. Michigan Ave., cop-copine.com) to see what French styles strike your fancy.

Engaged? Macy’s on State Street (111 N. State St., macys.com) is throwing a Sip & Scan Registry Event tomorrow at 5:30 p.m...

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Unofficial and Unaffiliated Poll of First Ward Alderman Candidates

With the election a month away, here's an unofficial, unscientific and unaffiliated survey/poll for the 1st Ward Aldermanic Race. Andrew? Joe? Ronda or Anne??
Here's the link. http://tinyurl.com/prchunx
I'll post the results at the end of the week.
Go Democracy!

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New to area - is there still time to sign up to vote?

Can I still register to vote for the Feburary elections?

  • HawksSuperFan Moved in from the Burbs - happy to be in UV!

    Oh, I just saw the link further below on EB - no need to respond. Thx !

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Handyman Needed

We need a handyman/worker for light general repairs around the house at a hourly/daily rate.

  • Vee E. Digital Media Distribution

    Lynne, did Howard work out?

  • Ravens Yes.I can fix that.

    I think I can help you, or anyone else that requires are around the house repairs. Call me. Phone # 312-890-7558

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Dining news: Red Dress Party funder; American Junkie sold

...The 16th Chicago's Best WingFest will take place Feb. 22 at Bailey Auditorium, 1340 W. Washington St., 1-5 p.m. WingFest has tailgating, wings from 25 area restaurants, competitive wing-eating...

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...s, Bountiful Eatery, Nookies in Edgewater, Jack's on Halsted and two Giordano's sites ( 815 W. Van Buren St. and 1040 W. Belmont Ave. ). See www.ChicagoRedDressParty.org...

...Jack's on Halsted and two Giordano's sites ( 815 W. Van Buren St. and 1040 W. Belmont Ave. ). See www.ChicagoRedDressParty.org...

...s, Inc., broke ground on the newest Mariano's grocery store, at the intersection of 39th Street and King Drive in Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood. The first Mariano's to break ground on the South...

...The Gino's Brewing Company is now open at Gino's East River North, 500 N. LaSalle St. Gino's East River North is now pouring small batch, house-brewed beers expertly crafted...

...Cupcakes & Wine Night is returning to D.O.C. Wine Bar Lincoln Park, 2602 N. Clark St., on Wed., Jan. 21, at 6 p.m. For example, one pairing involves red-velvet...

...On Thursday, Jan. 29, at 6 p.m., Howells & Hood, 435 N. Michigan Ave., partners with Sierra Nevada to present guests with an exclusive vertical tasting of Sierra Nevada...

—Sable Kitchen & Bar, 505 N. State St., has announced the promotion of John Stanton to head bartender. Mike Ryan has stepped down from his post to accept a position as the national manager for bar education for Sable's parent company, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants.

...Michael Jordan's Steak House, 505 N. Michigan Ave., has a new executive chef. Craig Couper will oversee the kitchen, develo p.m.ent...

...Tanta, 118 W. Grand Ave., has announced the launch of a "Cultural Crossover" chef collaboration dinner series, beginning Thursday, Jan...

...BIG Bar, 151 E. Wacker Dr., is entertaining New England Patriots fans and the 12th Men from Seattle ( Seattle Seahawks ) with...

...Filini Bar & Restaurant, 221 N. Columbus Dr., offers a creative, untraditional way to spend Valentine's Day with a special "Seven Deadly...

...Frontier, 1072 N. Milwaukee Ave., celebrates Fat Tuesday with a Louisiana shrimp boil on Tuesday, Feb. 17, at 6 p...

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