Sterling Bay expects October groundbreaking for 1st building in Lincoln Yards mega development

Construction is set to begin in October on the first building in the 55-acre Lincoln Yards development that straddles the river between Bucktown and Lincoln Park.

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Bears sign purchase agreement for Arlington Park

The Bears have signed a purchase agreement for the Arlington International Racecourse property in suburban Arlington Heights, Ill., The Athletic has learned. The team is expected to announce the news Wednesday morning.

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Sunnyside taking over former Barleycorn space in Wrigleyville

Sunnyside Lakeview dispensary will move by mid-November

Cresco Labs hopes to relocate its Sunnyside Lakeview dispensary further south down Clark Street by mid-November, with representatives saying they’ve outgrown their long-time home.

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Amazon Studio’s Paper Girls filming in Chicago’s Southport Corridor Monday, September 27, 2021

Paper Girls will be filming on Chicago’s Southport Corridor Monday, September 27th overnight at Roscoe and Southport.

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Your Southport Corridor for sale home of the day

Listed at $2.5m, this home is located at 1480 W. Grace Street. See the full listing here. Discussed on Crain’s Chicago, this was former Cubs pitcher Jason Hammel’s home.

David Ross Expected to Receive Extension

Master Card Priceless Table with Chef Rick Bayless

Remember back when the Cubs were interviewing potential managers and there was this idea that David Ross couldn’t do the job because he was friends with all the players? It was a silly concept at the time, but it’s been completely put to bed now that those former bosom buddies are all gone as Ross winds down his second season as skipper.

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Small fire at Cafe Tola

There was a small fire at Cafe Tola Southport on Thursday, September 23. Thankfully it was not major, and on Friday, Cafe Tola was back open. Support small businesses!

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3 dogs found safe, reunited with owner after Dog-A-Holics daycare transport van stolen 

The van was located later in the 1600 block of S. Lawndale.

Three dogs are reunited with their owner after the Dogaholics doggie daycare transport van they were in was stolen Thursday afternoon in Lakeview on the North Side.

Just before 5 p.m., an employee parked the white van in an alley behind the business in the 3600 block of North Southport Avenue with a Great Dane and two short-haired pointers inside, Chicago police said.

The driver left the keys in the ignition, with the doors locked, while he ran inside to grab another set of keys, according to police and Dogaholics general manager Ben Montgomery.

When the driver returned someone was driving away in the van, police said.

Dogaholics offers pet grooming, boarding and daycare services. Montgomery said the driver was preparing to bring the three dogs back to their home.

All three dogs – Keith, Pappy, and Stella – belong to the same owner, Montgomery said. The Great Dane is about one year old and the short-haired pointer siblings are closer to five years old, according to Montgomery.

The owners offered a $10,000 reward to bring them back.

The van was located a few hours later in the 1600 block of S. Lawndale after a concerned citizen called police, according to CPD. All three dogs were found inside the vehicle unharmed.

The owners said the dogs were hungry and a little shaken up, but otherwise OK.

Montgomery said nothing like this has ever happened at their business.

No one is in custody, police said.

UPDATE: DOGS HAVE BEEN FOUND (PRIOR HEADLINE: Dog-a-holics van stolen, 3 dogs still missing)

A Dogaholics transport van was taken from 3600 block of North Southport Avenue Thursday with a Great Dane and two short-haired pointers inside, Chicago police said

All three dogs — Keith, Pappy, and Stella — belong to the same owner – Dogaholics
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Dog-a-holics van was stolen, need your help sharing the information!

Please share! From Dog-a-Holics:

🚨ATTENTION!! Our transportation van & THREE of our dogs just got stolen from behind Southport & Addison alley. The pups are Keith, Pappy, & Stella! If you know anything at all or see our white ban please call 911 or call us at 773.549.9000 🚨

It is a It’s a plain white Nissan NV 2500 cargo van, with the license plate 1781495B. There is a photo of the van on our social media page in the next post. *we apologize for stating that it was a “carjacking” the van and dogs were stolen.”

It is a large white Nissan NV high-top van, license plate 1781495B. No brand markings or logo in the van:

New renderings revealed for Guinness Taproom And Residential Tower in Chicago

New plans have been revealed for a Guinness brewery and taproom at 375 N Morgan Street in the West Loop.

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