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Chicago: Piece Pizzeria & Brewery

On the recommendation of a friend who lives in the area, I recently checked out Piece Pizzeria & Brewery in Chicago. This cute & hip spot is located in the Wicker Park neighborhood and was hoppin’ even on a Wednesday night. 136 more words

WPB Think-Tank Highlights

What a night! Thanks to everyone who took part and offered up additional insights, ideas and priorities at last Tuesday’s WPB Think Tank Event.  The August 9th event, which marked the second community workshop as part of the WPB Master Plan Update, served as a major checkpoint in the process of refining what potential projects should be considered and incorporated within the future Master Plan. 454 more words


8 Killed, 39 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings

CHICAGO (STMW) — Eight people were killed and at least 39 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday evening and Monday morning.

The weekend’s latest homicide happened shortly before 2:30 a.m. 815 more words


Man Killed In Wicker Park Shooting

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 25-year-old man was shot and killed early Monday in Wicker Park.

Police said the man was driving north on Western Avenue in a black SUV, with three female passengers, when he stopped at a red light at Division Street around 2:30 a.m. 105 more words


Wicker Park, Bucktown Look At Private Security Patrols

CHICAGO (CBS) — Wicker Park and Bucktown are considering spending some money on private security patrols.

A small percentage of property tax revenue in the Wicker Park/Bucktown neighborhood – about a third of a percent – goes into the neighborhood’s Special Service Area fund. 183 more words