Category Archives: Portage Park

‘County Fair’ set at Six Corners district

by BRIAN NADIG The inaugural "County Fair Chicago" will be coming to the Six Corners shopping district at Milwaukee Avenue, Cicero Avenue and Irving Park Road on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 8

Zoning proposals approved by council

by BRIAN NADIG The Chicago City Council at its Dec. 13 meeting approved zoning proposals for the building of a two-flat in Portage Park, the construction of a 24-unit apartment building in

Old Irving Park business permitted to serve liquor for nearly 3 years without required state license

by BRIAN NADIG and CYRYL JAKUBOWSKI Thirteen Pins Tapas and Bar, 4202 W. Irving Park Road, reportedly has operated without a state liquor license for nearly 3 years despite regulations which require

Six Corners Association offers rebates on facade improvements

by BRIAN NADIG The Six Corners Association is launching three rebate programs aimed at giving incentives to business owners to make facade improvements, establish outdoor dining patios and install security cameras on

Photos show reshaping of Higgins, Milwaukee

by BRIAN NADIG A series of photographs from the Northwest Chicago Historical Society shows the transformation that the intersection of Higgins and Milwaukee avenues has gone through since the 1930s, including the

Six Corners to host County Fair with urban twist in September

by BRIAN NADIG The inaugural “County Fair Chicago” will be coming to the Six Corners shopping district at Milwaukee Avenue, Cicero Avenue and Irving Park Road on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 8-9.