A holiday bazaar and Toys for Tots

a very good combination


A bazaar and a Toys for Tots drive in the South Loop.... Read More...

Apartments dropped, stores leaked at South Loop retail project

Dickís, Nordstrom Rack, Staples show up in renderings for The Maxwell

12/03/2012 6:59 PM

One of the biggest mixed-use developments targeting the South Loop isnít so mixed any more, with the apartment portion of the project disappearing from the project's website. But the developer has tipped its hand on a few possible tenants.
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Frozen out

Blackhawks fans lament


NHL lockout means less business for West Loop sports bars Read More...


if it's not one it's another on the South Loop streets


There's construction everywhere on the streets of the South Loop....and some of it's more interesting than others. Read More...

Santa visits the West Loop

Christmas carols and pizza


A big crowd gathers for the annual Mary Bartelme Park tree lighting Read More...

Having our cake

although the guest of honor wasn't there to eat it


As the year comes to an end, so does the era of Roy Svenson, our friendly neighborhood banker Read More...

Toppers kept them coming Thursday

right on South State Street


I couldn't figure out why so many people were lined up in front of the new Toppers today on State Street. Were they giving pizzas away? Read More...

Roosevelt Collection reveals retailers

H&M, Ulta, Fleet Feet, restaurants headline first wave of announcements

11/29/2012 5:59 PM

After a long wait and much speculation, the ownership team behind the South Loopís Roosevelt Collection announced the first wave of retail tenants thatíll compliment the developmentís movie theater.
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The Christmas tree lot blues on Printers Row

but maybe there's life beyond the season


When Bob's Xmas trees moved a few blocks to the east this season, talk of the future of that land on Printers Row began. And it was of something new and different Read More...

Wacker Drive reopens this week

11/28/2012 3:22 PM

Our long citywide transportation nightmare is almost over, readers, as Wacker Drive is scheduled to finally reopen in full this week.
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