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.
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.”
Community Group Votes Against East Lakeview Wal-MartA community group on Monday evening voted overwhelmingly against a plan by Wal-Mart to move into the East Lakeview neighborhood.
Community Group To Vote On Support For East Lakeview Wal-MartMembers 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.
Neighbors Protest East Lakeview Wal-Mart PlanResidents of the East Lakeview neighborhood are not backing down in their efforts to stop a Wal-Mart store from moving in.
Tunney Seeks Changes In East Lakeview Wal-Mart PlanAld. 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.
No Warm Greeting For Wal-Mart At Community MeetingWal-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.
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.
Lakeview East Chamber Awaits Plans From Wal-MartThe Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce met last week with Wal-Mart representatives to discuss a controversial possible new store in the neighborhood.
Discussion Heats Up About East Lakeview Wal-MartAld. 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.
Wal-Mart Signals It's Not Interested In Lakeview, For NowAld. Tom Tunney tells opponents the retail giant told him it's looking around Chicago, but hasn't moved on rumored Broadway site.
Wal-Mart Flap Enters Aldermanic CampaignThe controversy over a proposed Wal-Mart store in the East Lakeview neighborhood has now made init to the aldermanic campaign for the area.