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New Brewery Offering Unique Opportunity That Could Get You “Free Beer For Life”

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — How does “Free Beer for Life” sound? Or at least “Free Beer for a Year”?

It’s the unique offer from a soon-to-open brewery on Pittsburgh’s North Side. 301 more words


North Side Business Demolitions Sadden, Anger Local Resident

by Dave Noble, Your Neighbors and Your Neighborhoods Beat Writer

ELMHURST – Expressing frustration while wiping away tears, local resident and community activist Rory Lester warned a group of reporters Wednesday that recent demolition projects on the north side of Elmhurst are a signal that “the end is near for this great part of town” and vowed to do “whatever it takes” to stop business revitalization in his neighborhood. 242 more words

Then and Now, Devon-Kedzie

The streetcars in the 1945 photo are at the northern end of the Broadway-State line.  Most older streetcars could be operated from either end.  When a car reached the end of the line, it remained parked in the middle of the street.  72 more words


IL - Missing 89-year-old woman last seen on Near North Side | Chicago Sun-Times

Police are searching for an 89-year-old woman who was last seen Friday in the Near North Side neighborhood on the North Side.

Violet Gelabert was last seen Friday near Chicago Avenue and State Street, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.


Petition To Suspend 'Bad' Chicago Towing Company Has A LOT Of Signatures

Is there anyone more evil than the man or woman who tows your car?

The job is so extremely reviled, it’s no surprise that the infamous Lincoln Towing is hated by virtually everyone on Chicago’s North Side. 142 more words


Mardi Gras Celebration Kicks Off On North Side

A group of business owners are hoping to bring a taste of New Orleans to Pittsburgh.

On Wednesday, they kicked off what they are calling the city’s first neighborhood-wide Mardi Gras celebration. 52 more words

Links & Numbers

Marcello's Father and Son Restaurant - Logan Square, Chicago

Since 1947

Over several years living in Chicago, the hound’s mom and I ended up loving a few eateries above all else: La Pasadita for burritos and tacos; … 1,239 more words

Chicago-style Thin Crust