Category Archives: Business

Restaurants part of revitalization of Jefferson Park

by BRIAN NADIG The revitalization of the Jefferson Park business district would have to rely on the opening of more restaurants and those retailers offering an experience such as cooking classes due

Entertainment center to open

by BRIAN NADIG An indoor family entertainment center with a go-kart track, a nail salon and a sports bar with 18 ping-pong tables is set to open later this month inside a

Ald. Laurino sets Sept. 28 meeting on Sunstar redevelopment along Foster

by BRIAN NADIG Alderman Margaret Laurino (39th) will hold a community meeting this week on a proposal to build a retail development on a 9.2-acre vacant parcel at 4635-67 W. Foster Ave.,

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