Some Bars Say City Is Keeping Them Waiting In Issuing Permits To Serve OutsideWith the list of Chicago bars and restaurants permanently closing growing, a few that are still open are also hanging by a thread. The reason is how long it’s taking the city to process their permit to serve customers outside.
With Full Capacity Nowhere In Sight Amid Pandemic, Could A Restaurant Collapse Be Coming In Chicago?A restaurant collapse is on the horizon in Chicago, according to owners who just can’t scrape by any longer with no full-capacity future in sight.
Enormous Pothole On Irving Park Road Was First Reported 6 Months Ago, But Keeps GrowingA beast of a pothole lurks on Irving Park Road just east of the six-way intersection with Lincoln and Damen avenues, and it has been growing for months.
Elbo Room Concert Venue Says It's Changing Ownership, Does Not Know Whether New Management Will Keep It OpenThe Lakeview neighborhood’s Elbo Room bar and concert venue announced Wednesday that it will be changing ownership and management next month – and could not say whether it would stay open.
Police Searching For Masked Man After Attempted Armed Robbery In North CenterA masked man attempted to rob a business at gunpoint on Monday.
WATCH: Lost Swan Wandering Near Traffic Is Led To Safety In LincolnwoodA swan that got lost in a residential area in north suburban Lincolnwood last week was led to safety with the help of police and public works staff.
Water Main Break In Lincolnwood Snarls Morning TrafficA water main broke in north suburban Lincolnwood overnight, and commuters endured long waits this morning at one busy intersection.
Chicago Street Makes List Of 5 Greatest Streets In America Chicago's Lincoln Avenue has been named one of the five great streets in the county, a part of the American Planning Association's list of the top greatest places in America.
CTA Resuming Western-To-Fullerton Run On Lincoln Avenue BusBack by popular demand; the CTA’s No. 11/Lincoln bus route is running again from Ravenswood to Lincoln Park.
CTA Pilot Program To Extend No. 11 Bus On Lincoln AvenueThe CTA will start a six-month pilot program Monday to extend service on the No. 11 bus between the Western and Fullerton train stations on the North Side.
Bicyclist, 38, Injured In Collision With Truck In Lincoln ParkThe bicyclist was in the truck's "blind spot" when she was struck about 12:15 p.m. Thursday at the six-way intersection of Lincoln Avenue, Fullerton Parkway and Halsted Street, police said.
New "Polka Dot Park" Fails To Hit The Spot With Some Lakeview ResidentsSome residents in Lakeview have launched a petition drive to do away with the new Lincoln Hub, a so-called “placemaking” installation at the six-corner intersection of Lincoln, Southport, and Wellington avenues.
Man Charged With Skokie Bar StabbingBond was denied for a 50-year-old Chicago man facing an attempted murder charge for allegedly stabbing another man during a bar fight in north suburban Skokie on Friday night.
Two Suspects In Custody After Robbery Leads To Chase, CrashPolice said two suspects were in custody from at least one of a string of convenience store robberies early Friday, while two more suspects remained on the loose.
Veterinarian Charged With Felony Animal Cruelty After Four Dogs Found DeadA veterinarian is facing felony animal cruelty charges after four dogs were found starved to death at a south suburban facility. Dr. Amardeep Sangha, 54, faces three counts of felony aggravated cruelty to animals.