Mark Thomas

The owner of the Lakeview store The Alley says construction crews nearly disrupted his holiday trade. (Mark Thomas)

Lakeview Merchant Hit With Parking Restrictions As Holiday Shopping Kicks Into High Gear

(CBS) – A Lakeview merchant running against the local alderman says work crews blocked parking outside his business at the worst possible time—the last-minute stretch for holiday shoppers. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports. “This is […]

12/22/2014

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

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.

04/11/2011