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East Lakeview Woman: I Was Tricked Into Letting Robber In

A woman says she was tricked into letting a young man into the lobby of her East Lakeview neighborhood residence this week, only to be beaten and robbed by the suspect.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2011

Broadway At Waveland Avenue

Reports: L.A.-Based Comedy Club, Adult Store Coming To Broadway

More changes are coming to the vibrant stretch of Broadway that runs through the East Lakeview neighborhood – and they don’t all involve Wal-Mart.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2011

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Wal-Mart Now Planning For 2 East Lakeview Stores

When the Gay Pride Parade comes around next year, the floats and marchers might be passing not one, but two Wal-Mart stores on the route.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2011

East Lakeview Deer

City Wants To Move Deer Family Out Of Boystown

The City of Chicago wants to move three residents of the Boystown neighborhood to another part of town – because other residents may be killing them with kindness.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2011

East Lakeview Deer

Deer Spotted In East Lakeview Courtyard

Deer 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.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2011

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Woman Plunges To Death From Sheridan Road High-Rise

A woman is dead, after plunging from a high-rise on Sheridan Road in the East Lakeview neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

East Lakeview Wal-Mart

Anti-Wal-Mart Facebook Group For East Lakeview Comes Down

The 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.”

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

Signs against a proposed Wal-Mart have been popping up in the Lakeview neighborhood. (CBS)

Community Group Votes Against East Lakeview Wal-Mart

A community group on Monday evening voted overwhelmingly against a plan by Wal-Mart to move into the East Lakeview neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011

East Lakeview Wal-Mart

Community Group To Vote On Support For East Lakeview Wal-Mart

Members of a community group are set to take a vote this evening on whether they support a proposed Wal-Mart store in the East Lakeview neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

Wal-Mart (file; Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Alderman: Wal-Mart Wouldn’t Fit In Logan Square

Ald. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) said today that Wal-Mart would be an ill-fitting addition to his ward, and says he told the retailer as much.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

State Farm Insurance

State Farm To Open New Community Space On Diversey

Plans are afoot for a new storefront operated by State Farm in the East Lakeview neighborhood – with no merchandise to sell.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2011

Michael L. Jackson

Ex-City Health Department Official Paroled In Death Of Cabbie

The former Chicago Department of Public Health official convicted of killing a cab driver six years ago has been paroled.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2011

Wal-Mart Protest

Neighbors Protest East Lakeview Wal-Mart Plan

Residents of the East Lakeview neighborhood are not backing down in their efforts to stop a Wal-Mart store from moving in.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2011

Ald. Tom Tunney (44th)

Tunney Seeks Changes In East Lakeview Wal-Mart Plan

Ald. Tom Tunney (44th) says he wants to see some revisions to the plan for a Wal-Mart store in the East Lakeview neighborhood, while community activists still hope to keep the store out altogether.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2011

Wal-Mart In River North?

Report: Wal-Mart Now Eyeing River North Space

Wal-Mart is ramping up its expansions in Chicago, now with reported plans for a small-scale store in the River North neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2011

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Neighbors Question New St. Joseph Hospital Building Plans

Neighbors discussed a major project involving an expansion for St. Joseph Hospital in East Lakeview last night.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2011

Signs against a proposed Wal-Mart have been popping up in the Lakeview neighborhood. (CBS)

No Warm Greeting For Wal-Mart At Community Meeting

Wal-Mart proposes building a downsized store in the East Lakeview neighborhood, but residents gave the retailer a not-so-warm welcome Monday night at a public meeting.


Walmart: Lakeview, Little Village

Wal-Mart Advances In E. Lakeview; Little Village Asks Why Not Us?

As activists clamor for a Wal-Mart store in the Little Village neighborhood, Wal-Mart is instead moving ahead with plans for a new store in East Lakeview despite heated opposition.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2011

East Lakeview Wal-Mart

Lakeview East Chamber Awaits Plans From Wal-Mart

The Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce met last week with Wal-Mart representatives to discuss a controversial possible new store in the neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2011

Ald. Tom Tunney, Dominick's

Alderman Hopes For New Grocery At Dominick’s Site

Ald. Tom Tunney (44th) said Monday night that he hopes a full-service grocery store will be part of a new plan for the long-vacant lot in East Lakeview where a new Dominick’s was supposed to be built.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2011