Controversial East Lakeview Wal-Mart Going Ahead; World Market To CloseNearly a year after plans for a Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market store generated an uproar in the East Lakeview neighborhood, those plans are officially set to go ahead.
Mariano's Market, Apartments Planned For Old East Lakeview Dominick's SiteA new plan calls for a Mariano’s Fresh Market grocery store, and as many as seven stories of apartments, at the long-vacant East Lakeview site where a Dominick’s store burned down more than six years ago.
Deer Spotted In East Lakeview CourtyardDeer are commonplace in some places within the city limits, such as the North Park Village Nature Center or the forest preserves in outlying neighborhoods. But not in East Lakeview.
Anti-Wal-Mart Facebook Group For East Lakeview Comes DownThe organizer of the Facebook group dedicated to stopping a planned Wal-Mart store in East Lakeview took the group offline over the weekend, saying continuing the fight now is a “waste of time.”