Category Archives: Business

Townhouses planned for Mike’s Flowers site at Milwaukee-Imlay

by BRIAN NADIG Four townhouses are planned for the former Mike’s Flower Shop at the northwest corner of Milwaukee Avenue and Imlay Street. A permit to demolish the former flower shop building

Peoples Gas acquires 9.43-acre site at Peterson-Pulaski in Sauganash

by BRIAN NADIG Peoples Gas plans to construct a new facility for 400 employees on the former site of a legal and accounting publishing house at 4025 W. Peterson Ave., replacing the

Starbucks planned for former Brown’s site at Lawrence & Central

by BRIAN NADIG A Starbucks coffee shop is planning to open inside the former Brown’s Chicken restaurant at 5601 W. Lawrence Ave. “Brown’s Chicken closed their doors (in late December). It didn’t

Local Goods Chicago planning to sell liquor

by BRIAN NADIG Local Goods Chicago gift shop, 5422 W. Devon Ave., is planning to become the second business in Downtown Edgebrook to sell packaged liquor. "We’ve had a lot of customers

Residents object to proposed car wash for Elliott’s site

by KEVIN GROSS Residents voiced opposition to a proposed car wash on the former site of Elliott’s Dairy, 4800 N. Nagle Ave., at a meeting June 28 of the Plan Commission in

Input given on revitalizing the area around the Jefferson Park Transit Center

by BRIAN NADIG About 175 people attended a June 19 community workshop which was designed to gather input on how to improve the business climate and overall attractiveness of the area near