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This rediscovered lakefront Chicago neighborhood preserves its Roaring '20s business district. Read more about Uptown, Chicago.
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  • Do-Division lineup so far: JC Brooks, Marrow, more

    Do-Division lineup so far: JC Brooks, Marrow, more
    The first wave of bands to play this year's installment of the Do-Division Street Fest & Sidewalk sale have been announced. The festival, taking place May 30-June 1 in the West Town neighborhood will feature two stages curated by the folks at the...
  • Uptown Sonic opening delayed until late March

    Uptown Sonic opening delayed until late March
    Chicago is going to have to wait a little longer for its cherry limeade fix. Recent cold weather has delayed the opening of Sonic at 1016 W. Wilson Ave. in Uptown, according to Ald. James Cappleman's office. Tressa Feher, Cappleman's chief-of-staff,...
  • Uptown Underground is new cabaret planned for North Side

    Chicago's Uptown neighborhood is to get a new cabaret-style theater. Dubbed The Uptown Underground, the new venue, located at 4707 N. Broadway, will be dedicated to burlesque, vaudeville, classic cabaret and other retro-themed live entertainment...
  • Victor Goines' profile rising in Chicago, NYC and beyond

    Victor Goines' profile rising in Chicago, NYC and beyond
    These are lively days – and nights – for saxophonist-clarinetist Victor Goines, who last weekend presented the world premiere of an original orchestral suite at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York and this weekend offers new music over three...
  • Beyond our broken dreams

    Every night gunshots lullaby me to sleep In ruins of abandoned buildings the broken glass is where we bottle up all our broken dreams. . . . Hold the dream with me, as it breaks loose from Jameale Pickett's poem. Something beyond the insane dance of...
  • Abuse allegations aimed at Jesus People commune

    Abuse allegations aimed at Jesus People commune
    A recent lawsuit and a new video documentary raise allegations of sexual abuse in decades past in a cloistered, evangelical commune in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood.   Heather Kool, 38, who now lives in Georgia, alleges in the lawsuit that she...
  • Clerk issues more than 250 marriage licenses to same-sex couples

    Clerk issues more than 250 marriage licenses to same-sex couples
    Following a federal court ruling, the Cook County clerk's office has issued more than 250 marriage licenses to same-sex couples wishing to wed under the Illinois' Marriage Equality law, officials said this morning.  According to a news release from...
  • 2 dead, 6 wounded across city

    2 dead, 6 wounded across city
    Two men were fatally shot and six other people were injured in attacks across the city Monday, authorities said. The first attack occurred around 10:35 a.m. Monday when two men were shot on the Far North Side, according to Police News Affairs Officer...
  • Chicago tattoo artist competes in Pete Wentz-hosted 'Best Ink'

    Chicago tattoo artist competes in Pete Wentz-hosted 'Best Ink'
    "Best Ink" hits close to home for Chicagoans in its third season; the city can boast about contestant Amy Zager, an Uptown tattoo artist, and Pete Wentz, the show's host. Fall Out Boy bassist Wentz is back for a second season of the show, currently...
  • Young girl rescued at Montrose Harbor

    Young girl rescued at Montrose Harbor
    A young girl is in critical condition after being pulled from Lake Michigan Friday night near Montrose Harbor in the city's Uptown neighborhood on the North Side. Shortly after 7 p.m., a group of people rescued the girl, who was taken in critical...
  • Chicago Overnight Report

    Chicago Overnight Report
    A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk. • Five people were shot Monday evening in the Uptown neighborhood along a Safe Passage route outside a church that was holding a prayer service at the time, officials said. Read more •...