Category Archives: Neighborhoods

6-unit, 24-unit buildings proposed for North Mayfair sites

by BRIAN NADIG A 24-unit apartment building with several storefronts at 4346 W. Lawrence and a six-unit condominium building at 4845 N. Keystone Ave. are being proposed for the North Mayfair area.

Grammy-nominated Gin Blossoms to headline Throwback Fest at Milwaukee/Elston

The Grammy-nominated Gin Blossoms and the 1980s tribute band 16 Candles will headline the Gladstone Park Chamber of Commerce’s annual “Throwback Music” festival the weekend of Sept. 8-10 on Milwaukee Avenue between

Pledge for low-income housing met with optimism at meeting

by BRIAN NADIG Alderman John Arena’s pledge to help end segregation in the 45th Ward by bringing more Chicago Housing Authority-sponsored apartments to the area was well received at a panel discussion

E-mails give insight into financing, zoning process for 5150 Northwest Hwy. project

by BRIAN NADIG E-mails obtained from the city show that the planned housing development at 5150 N. Northwest Hwy. has run into potential obstacles since the property was rezoned last May, but

Lawsuit on lumber site unsettled

by BRIAN NADIG An eminent domain lawsuit filed by the City of Chicago in 2013 to acquire the former Mayfair Lumber yard at 4825 W. Lawrence Ave. remains unsettled. The city plans

North Mayfair festival adds local flavor

by BRIAN NADIG The North Mayfair Improvement Association is adding more local flavor to its annual Labor Day weekend festival in an effort to showcase the area’s business and bike trails. The