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What do you love about your neighborhood?

Ukrainian Village is nice. Close to lots of action but calm, and filled with boss corner bars.

Favorite neighborhood restaurants

It counts if it's within a 20 min walk: Super Sub, High Dive, Piece Pizza, Old Oak Tap, Jerry's, El Barco, De Pasada, Dona Naty's, Uncle Mike's, West Town Bakery, Whisk, Fatso's Last Stand, Village Pizza, Cleo's, Kasia's, Old Lviv, El Veloz, Habana Libre, that 24 hour Subway, Lorraine's (RIP), the wandering Tamale Guy, The Beetle, .

Favorite neighborhood businesses

Comrade Cycles. I'm a year round bike commuter, this is one of the best shops I've found in Chicago, period. Fair prices, honest advice, nice guys.

Community interests

Meeting people, having fun. I also work for a *large* urban school district. Have questions? Ask.

Came home to this little guy running up and down the block. We called the vet w his rabies tag number, but the vet can't reach the owner. Obviously house trained, answers to Oscar. Is he yours? Call 651 6 zero zero 5 eight 43 or 630 2 six seven ...