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WickerICE returning and looking for volunteers into 2020

Date: 
12/06/2019
2019LtlSktrGames

It is about to begin againWickerICE. The blend of nostalgia…quiet, mellow gliding along the ice, childhood challenges…strengthening of ankles and attempts at figure eights and spins, along with the fiery competition with flying pucks and sticks.

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Arts

WOW...Six artist exhibiting in DreamBox

Date: 
12/07/2019
BoruchLev

Six artists' and their works will be in DreamBox Gallery, 2415 W. North Ave., on December 7 and 14 from noon until 6 p.m. in the WOW (West of Western) District. 

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Arts in Wicker Park and Bucktown are great "gifts" all year long

Date: 
12/06/2019
MacDO

The first full weekend of December is a busy one for the arts of Wicker Park and Bucktown!

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Police News

Missing Person: Melissa Munoz

Date: 
12/07/2019
MMunoz

Melissa Munoz, 30, was last seen on Nov. 30 in the 3100 block of W. Augusta Blvd.

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Food

Wicker Park Farmers Market premieres Saturday

Date: 
12/06/2019
TheRobeyHall

In its second year and in an exciting new location at The Robey hotel in Robey Hall, 2022 W. North Ave., the Wicker Park Winter Farmers Market opens for the first time on Saturday, Dec. 7. It runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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How to avoid killing or maiming your guests

Date: 
11/26/2019
Turkey

Both the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Illinois State Fire Marshal are in hopes that you will not bring harm to you, your family and/or other guests over the Thanksgiving holiday. In fact, these tips are good for all year long!

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Resident News

Do you know this woman?

Date: 
12/03/2019
MissingWomn

This woman, with an alias of Jae Karp, walked into Stroger Hospital, 1900 W. Polk, on Nov. 30. The Chicago Police Department is asking for help in identifying her.

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Business Orgs

Modest intentions of Hispanic business professionals result in spectacular successes

Date: 
11/30/2019
HPNReillyElemCJimenez

In the backroom of West Town’s Output Lounge, 1758 W Grand Ave., in 2013, twenty Hispanic business men and women were in a brainstorming session about how to groom young people in the business community.

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Transportation

Blue Line service changes through Jan. 13, 2020!

Date: 
11/30/2019
BluLinUndrGrndScene

Station as well as track work by the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) along the Blue Line may cause extra trip time for riders. The CTA advises riders to allow for extra travel time. 

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CTA service changes through Thanksgiving holiday weekend

Date: 
11/24/2019
BusRail

The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) is giving a heads up for Forest Park-bound trains at the Grand Ave. Station, changes between Belmont and California, #56 bus and system wide Thanksgiving holiday service.

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Health Warning!

E. Coli warning from IDPH and CDC for specific romaine lettuce source

Date: 
11/23/2019
RomaineSide

When purchasing romaine lettuce, both the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) advise to check the label. 

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