Category Archives: Neighborhoods

Three men shot during altercation

by BRIAN NADIG Three men were shot and one was stabbed during a fight at about 4 a.m. Sunday, May 21, outside of the Zachary’s for Cocktails tavern 5368 N. Milwaukee Ave.,

New owner for Central-Waveland lot, but no immediate redevelopment plans

by BRIAN NADIG A vacant parcel at the southeast corner of Central and Waveland avenues was recently sold, but redevelopment plans are not known at this time, according to Alderman Gilbert Villegas

Committee approves Northwest Hwy proposal; one member rips project opponents for “racist tendencies”

by BRIAN NADIG The City Council Zoning Committee at its May 22 meeting approved a controversial plan to build a five-story storage warehouse and a housing development at 5150 N. Northwest Highway.

16-story Jeff Park building on Lipps okayed; possible 30-unit building on Lawrence

by BRIAN NADIG A 16-story development in Jefferson Park crossed its first zoning hurdle last week, and documents show that the developer has considered building a nearby apartment structure at 5237 W.

3 shot, 1 stabbed outside 4 a.m. bar in Gladstone Park

by BRIAN NADIG Three men were shot and one was stabbed during an altercation at about 4 a.m. Sunday, May 21, outside of the Zachary’s for Cocktails tavern 5368 N. Milwaukee Ave.,

Update given on former Lawrel store site

by BRIAN NADIG Updates on the former Lawrel Liquors site, a possible new park and a recently formed bike trail alliance were given at the May 11 meeting of the Mayfair Civic