Category Archives: Neighborhoods

Meeting set on zoning change

by BRIAN NADIG A recent zoning proposal calls for a doctor’s office on the first floor of a 2 1/2 story building at 5647 W. Lawrence Ave. to be converted into a

Traffic safety improvements part of area plan

by BRIAN NADIG Ways to improve traffic flow and safety could be among the recommendations in the Jefferson Park Master Plan when it is finalized early next year. Making the street network

Children’s center with two-story playhouses opens in Gladstone Park

by BRIAN NADIG An indoor play center featuring two-story playhouses for children 10 years old and younger recently opened in the Gladstone Park commercial corridor. “They’re custom-built,” said Airish Solis, one of

Baseball facility slated to open

by BRIAN NADIG A baseball and softball training facility is opening inside an industrial building at the southwest corner of Northwest Highway and Bryn Mawr Avenue. The facility is the new home

Teens robbed at gunpoint in Edgebrook park

Five male teenagers reported that a man and a woman attacked and robbed them at gunpoint at about 9:35 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, at Green Park, 6500 N. Algonquin Ave., according to

Permit issued for Lawrence project in Jeff Park

by BRIAN NADIG A construction permit was issued on Oct. 23 for the Lawrence Avenue redevelopment project in Downtown Jefferson Park, while redevelopment plans are in the works for a building at