Category Archives: Portage Park

Yiannopoulos show canceled

by BRIAN NADIG A Patio Theater show featuring controversial alt-right writer Milo Yiannopoulos has been canceled after intense social media debates about what some claim is his hatred ideology, while others say

Controversial show at Patio Theater canceled following storm of controversy on social media

by BRIAN NADIG A Patio Theater show featuring controversial alt-right writer Milo Yiannopoulos has been canceled after intense social media debates about what some claim is his hatred ideology, while others say

Three-flat planned for lot on Irving Park

by BRIAN NADIG The construction of a three-flat has been proposed for a vacant lot at 5031 W. Irving Park Road, while an application to rezone site of an apartment building at

Portage Park respite care center for adults to close due to funding issues

by BRIAN NADIG A respite care facility in Portage Park that has served developmentally disabled adults since 1985 is closing Friday, Sept. 29, due to a lack of funding. “We’re basically broke

Yeast lab for brews expanding to larger facility on Montrose

by BRIAN NADIG A local manufacturer of yeast for commercial and home brewers is relocating to a larger building near its existing 3,700-squre-foot facility at Montrose and Knox avenues. For 4 years

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