Month: October 2021
Inaugural Friends of Blaine Turkey Trot
Grab your running shoes and gather the family! Friends of Blaine announces the Inaugural Thanksgiving Turkey Trot on Saturday, November 20th at 9:15 am. All ages are welcome! FOBTurkeyTrot21.Givesmart.com
There are a number of ways to participate:Continue reading “Inaugural Friends of Blaine Turkey Trot”
What is a Transit Oriented Development (TOD)?
You’ve heard the term “TOD” and many are now constructed up and down Southport Avenue (and around the city of Chicago). But what exactaly is a TOD and why have they popped up all over in the past several year?Continue reading “What is a Transit Oriented Development (TOD)?”
These Southport Corridor businesses are now hiring
Looking for work in the neighborhood? Plenty of places are hiring, and here is a direct link to all the opportunities in and around the Southport Corridor. Details at this link.
Southport Avenue voted on USA Today as one of the best shopping areas in Chicago
Southport Avenue has been voted #6 in USA Today‘s top shopping areas in Chicago.Continue reading “Southport Avenue voted on USA Today as one of the best shopping areas in Chicago”
Your Southport Corridor Condo of the day
3512 N. Southport Avenue is your condo of the day, with a rooftop deck you can’t beat. Listed for 1.8M, you can see the full listing and photos here.
Trick or Treat Southport Avenue is today
From the Lakeview Chamber: 2021 LIST OF ACTIVITIES:Continue reading “Trick or Treat Southport Avenue is today”
Claire’s has posted job opportunities for a new store in Chicago’s Southport Corridor
Claire’s has officially posted job openings on the web and LinkedIn for a new store in Chicago’s Southport Corridor.Continue reading “Claire’s has posted job opportunities for a new store in Chicago’s Southport Corridor”
ZooLights returns at Lincoln Park Zoo
Tickets are on sale now
Tickets for one of Chicago’s most colorful holiday traditions, ZooLights, went on sale Thursday, marking the 27th annual return to Lincoln Park Zoo.Continue reading “ZooLights returns at Lincoln Park Zoo”
Former Southport Lanes site no longer listed for lease
New restaurant rumors swirling around
Southport Lanes closed for good last Fall, and for the past year, the site has been listed for lease. Recently, Mid-America Real Estate had the site active for lease, but has recently taken it down.
In the SoPo rumor-ville, the building could be leased (or in the process of being leased) by The Boka Restaurant Group as a new restaurant.Continue reading “Former Southport Lanes site no longer listed for lease”
Lincoln Yards breaks ground on a $5B mega-project that will transform Chicago’s North Side
After years of planning, Sterling Bay broke ground this week on a life sciences center for Chicago’s biotechnology needs.Continue reading “Lincoln Yards breaks ground on a $5B mega-project that will transform Chicago’s North Side”
Epic Kitchens Opens 2nd Chicago Location in Lakeview
A new “ghost” kitchen has opened in Lakeview.Continue reading “Epic Kitchens Opens 2nd Chicago Location in Lakeview”