East Lakeview

East Lakeview Wal-Mart

Discussion Heats Up About East Lakeview Wal-Mart

Ald. Tom Tunney (44th) and representatives of a real estate group said last night that they have met with Wal-Mart about a possible new store in East Lakeview.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2011

Broadway Dominick's Site

Nearly 6 Years Later, Dominick’s Site Remains Empty

Nearly six years after a fire destroyed a Dominick’s store in the East Lakeview neighborhood, the lot where it stood remains vacant and future plans for the site are unclear.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2011

Clark, Diversey and Broadway

Zoning Plan Would Limit Stores On E. Lakeview Blocks

As a Borders bookstore in the East Lakeview neighborhood prepares to close, a planned zoning change on the adjoining blocks would limit the size of any store that opens in the future.

CBS Chicago–03/01/2011

Red Theatre Curtain

Reports: Laugh Factory Coming To East Lakeview

After nearly a year of vacancy, the old Lakeshore Theatre space in the East Lakeview neighborhood will be taken over by an outpost of Los Angeles’ Laugh Factory, according to published reports.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2011


Report: Wal-Mart Might Be Interested In Old Borders Sites

A retail expert says Chicago’s soon-to-close Borders bookstores might open up opportunities for Wal-Mart, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2011

Car Found

Man’s Missing Car Located Days After Blizzard

The City of Chicago has finally located a North Side man’s car, more than five days after he had to leave it behind on Lake Shore Drive during last week’s blizzard.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2011

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

Activists Squaring Off Against Wal-Mart

Activists continue to fight against plans for more Wal-Mart stores in the city of Chicago.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2011

Chicago Fire Department

Small Fire In Lake Shore Drive High-Rise

A kitchen fire was quickly extinguished Thursday morning in a high-rise building on Lake Shore Drive in the East Lakeview neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2010

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

Wal-Mart Eyeing Bucktown Location?

Word is that Wal-Mart might be eyeing a site in a Bucktown area corridor that is already loaded with big-box stores.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2010

Chicago Wal-Mart Supercenter

Wal-Mart Flap Enters Aldermanic Campaign

The controversy over a proposed Wal-Mart store in the East Lakeview neighborhood has now made init to the aldermanic campaign for the area.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2010

Chicago Wal-Mart Supercenter

Controversy Erupts Over East Lakeview Wal-Mart Plan

Controversy has already erupted about plans for a Wal-Mart store in the East Lakeview neighborhood, within 24 hours of reports of the planned store.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2010

Chicago Wal-Mart Supercenter

A Wal-Mart Store In East Lakeview?

Wal-Mart is hoping to open a store in a trendy part of the East Lakeview neighborhood, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2010