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Oldest Neon Sign in Chicago and Other Highlights From Northcenter Bike Tour

By Patty Wetli

Roughly 20 cyclists gathered behind the fieldhouse at Revere Park (2509 W. Irving Park Rd.) on Saturday morning, the starting point for an architectural and historical bike tour of Northcenter. Little did the riders know they had already arrived at the first point of interest. The site of a former brick factory, the park once Read the Rest…

Saturday: Lincoln Square Neighborhood Bike Tour

By Mike Fourcher

Last April Lee Diamond’s Neighborhood Bike Tours rode through Northcenter, this weekend it’s Lincoln Square’s turn. Diamond, who is a Realtor by day, started his wildly popular bike tours as an unconventional way to introduce prospective home buyers to various neighborhoods. Now, most of the riders aren’t home buyers, but it’s still a great way to learn Read the Rest…

Bike Tour of Northcenter This Sunday

By Mike Fourcher

Perhaps it seems silly to jump on a bike just to check out your own neighborhood, but Lee Diamond’s Neighborhood Bike Tours are a cut above the rest. Diamond’s tour of Northcenter on Sunday is a good opportunity to haul your bike out of winter storage and flex your leg muscles. Meeting at 1 p.m. Read the Rest…

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