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Tomorrow’s Political Valentine

By Mike Fourcher

Forget candy, jewelry, dinner or lingerie: This year, spend Valentine’s with your sweetest listening to two politicians argue in a church basement. A slave to the neighborhood schedule, the South Lakeview Neighbors Association is keeping true to their 7:00 p.m. on the Second Tuesday of the month date, with a grand forum between 32nd Ward Read the Rest…

Neighborhood Leaders Respond To Proposed New Ward In Remap

By Mike Fourcher

Neighborhood groups responded with concern at the creation of a new North Side ward in two proposed City Council remaps that comprised of South Lakeview, Roscoe Village, parts of Logan Square and alternately parts of West Lakeview or Northcenter, depending on the map. “When the census came out and Chicago had lost 10% of the Read the Rest…

Tuesday: South Lakeview Neighbors Social Gathering

By Mike Fourcher

Next Tuesday evening the South Lakeview Neighbors Association will meet at Will’s Northwoods Inn, 3030 N. Racine Ave., for  a social gathering of members and interested neighbors. Besides the good company, the group is offering free open bar and free hot dogs “with all the trimmings” to members. Annual membership is $10, $5 for seniors. Read the Rest…

South Lakeview Neighbors Endorse S & G Street Cafe

By Mike Fourcher

South Lakeview Neighbors (SLVN) president David Duggan reports that in their monthly meeting last night SLVN voted 35-4 to endorse a license application by S & G Diner, 3000 N. Lincoln Ave., to create a new street cafe that would have six tables with seating 4 – 6 people, and four tables with seating for Read the Rest…

Two Lakeview Neighborhood Groups Meet Tuesday

By Mike Fourcher

On Tuesday night two separate Lakeview groups, West Lakeview Neighbors and South Lakeview Neighbors will meet to discuss proposed developments and projects in the area. Both meetings are open to the public. South Lakeview Neighbors will meet at 7 p.m. in the basement of St. Alphonsus Church, 1429 W. Wellington Ave., to discuss a proposed Read the Rest…

Medical Building Development Moving Forward

By Mike Fourcher

After months of wrangling between the developer and community leaders, it looks like construction on a medical office building for Northwestern Memorial Hospital is beginning to move forward at 1325 W. Belmont Ave. The South Lakeview Neighbors Association (SLNA) is holding a public meeting Tuesday night with Ald. Scott Waguespack (32nd) to discuss a plan Read the Rest…

Upcoming Lakeview Neighborhood Group Meetings

By Mike Fourcher

If you’re looking to get active in the community, here’s the best way to meet your neighbors and find out how you can play a part. South Lakeview Neighbors Association – Tuesday, April 12, 7:00 p.m., Basement of St. Alphonsus Church, 1429 W. Wellington. – Updates on 1325 W. Belmont Medical Center, 2954 N. Racine Read the Rest…

Roscoe Roundup: News and Events

By Samantha Abernethy

The Lake View Citizens’ Council Founders Club Reception is Tuesday Nov. 9 at Harry Caray’s, 3551 N. Sheffield 6 – 9 p.m. The Ladies’ Short Stories and Cocktails Club will meet at Ten Cat Tavern 3931 N Ashland on Thursday, Nov. 11 to discuss the short stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald. South Lakeview Neighbors will meet Tuesday, Nov. 9  at St. Alphonsus Church, 1429 Read the Rest…

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