Category Archives: Business

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

Residents receptive to animal hospital proposal

by BRIAN NADIG A proposal for an animal hospital received a warmer reception than a planned self-storage facility at the June 7 meeting of the 41st Ward Zoning Advisory Committee. The owner

Community meeting held on plan to demolish Monastero’s and build church

by BRIAN NADIG The Monastero’s restaurant and banquet facility at 3935 W. Devon Ave. would be demolished under a proposal to build a 50-foot-tall church and community center there. The Monastero’s family