A blog by Bill Motchan. Got feedback? E-mail [email protected].


Vincenzo's to open

New pizza restaurant for West Loop

10/16/2012

A new restaurant will soon appear in the site where Plush once stood Read More...

In a hoppy place

Donít try this at home

10/14/2012

Brewery tours at Haymarket unveil secrets of creating craft beer
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Exploring Fulton Market

Merchants throw out welcome mat

10/13/2012

A rainy day doesn't dampen the spirits of Fulton Market businesses hoping to introduce the area to new visitors Read More...

Where there's smoke. . .

. . . There's a TV crew

10/13/2012

"Chicago Fire" production moves back to the West Loop tonight
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Urban pioneering

Explore Fulton Market returns

10/11/2012

West Loopís gritty-cool neighborhood welcomes visitors this weekend
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On Target

Retail giant launches West Jackson location

10/09/2012

Chicagoís newest Target Store is now open for business in the West Loop
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Pug mania!

A drooly Fulton Market party

10/06/2012

West Loop venue Chicago Party Animals plays host to Fall Pug Party
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Revisions offered for 33-story apartment

West Loop proposed high-rise

10/03/2012

A largely supportive group of neighborhood residents and business owners viewed the latest version of the proposed property at Adams and Halsted
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Born to run

Actoberfest 2012

09/29/2012

A celebration of motorcycles is underway this afternoon on West Jackson Read More...

Small business 101

How to make a company grow

09/27/2012

A West Loop small business owner gets a boost from financial giant Goldman Sachs
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