Category Archives: Portage Park

New church to open on Montrose Avenue

by BRIAN NADIG The nondenominational Storehouse Church is scheduled to open in March in the former home of the First Chicago Community of Christ, 5701 W. Montrose Ave. Founded in 2005 by

Lawsuit on Northwest Hwy project dismissed after city, developer reach agreement

  by BRIAN NADIG The City of Chicago has reached a settlement agreement with the developer of a 67,000-square-foot parcel at 5150 N. Northwest Highway, where a five-story storage warehouse and a

New location announced for Feb. 9 meeting on affordable, low-income housing project

by BRIAN NADIG Alderman John Arena (45th) has relocated the Feb. 9 community meeting on a proposal for a seven-story affordable and low-income housing project at Northwest Highway and Milwaukee Avenue. Plans

Building of ‘Point at Six Corners’ targeted for spring; fate of proposed Starbucks on Cicero undecided

  by BRIAN NADIG Construction of the Point at Six Corners shopping center is expected to start this spring, while a proposal to build a Starbucks coffee shop at 4151 N. Cicero

Arena announces $36 million in improvements for 45th Ward schools: early education at St Cornelius, Prussing annex

by Brian Nadig The establishment of an early education center on the Saint Cornelius campus and the construction of an annex at Prussing School will part of a $36 million investment in

Plans unveiled for Fischman’s at Six Corners

by BRIAN NADIG The former operators of a popular bar and liquor store in Jefferson Park unveiled their plans for Fischman’s Public House, 4054-60 N. Milwaukee Ave., at a Dec. 12 community