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  • Street sweeping suspended

    From the 48th Ward Office (via EBNA):Due to the need for additional street sweeping equipment for the storm ravaged areas of the city’s south side, sweeping will be suspended on Wednesday and Thursday for section 6 (south of Foster, east of Broadway) and on Friday for one side of the streets of section 7 (EBNA […]

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  • Tonight: EBNA block club meeting

    The EBNA block club, which consists of residents living east of Sheridan, north of Foster, south of Bryn Mawr and east of Broadway, meets each 4th Tuesday of the month. The meetings are held at the Edgewater Presbyterian Church (Kenmore & Bryn Mawr) at 7PM.

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  • iPhone Theft at gunpoint

    From the Edgewater North Neighbors:Our 21 year old daughter was robbed at gunpoint this evening (Wed. July 21st) at about 7:40 pm on Rosemont between Lakewood and Magnolia. The guy was a dark skinned African American, large — approximately 6 ft+, in his early twenties or younger, short “buss” cut hair, wearing blue polo shirt. […]

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  • Bootcamp Express

    There’s a new gym in Andersonville. Bootcamp Express recently opened up in the space formerly occupied by Joel Hall Dance Studio(1515 W Berwyn). According to their website, Bootcamp express offers daily workouts with a personal trainer – without the hefty membership and personal trainer fees. Welcome to the neighborhood!

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  • Woman abandons 9 cats

    Do you know the identity of this woman? She abandoned 9 cats on the Tree House porch. If you recognize her please email Tree House at dave@treehouseanimals.org or call 773.784.5488 x226.

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  • Woman leaves children at the beach

    From Fox News Chicago: Mother Charged After She Allegedly Left Kids Alone at Edgewater Beach Sun-Times Media Wire Chicago – Ebony Addison, 24, was charged after allegedly leaving her four children aged 3 to 9 alone at an Edgewater neighborhood beach on the North Side for nearly three hours Friday while she paid bills, police […]

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  • Eat Me! @ Hamburger Mary’s

    Join us as we ask “How is food political?” and seek answers through a series of sliced, diced, filleted, fried, processed, reconstituted and regurgitated satire and comedy courtesy of our own organically grown Writers Bullpen and naturally raised Actors of Evil.Its an evening of sketch comedy, dance and music in the heart of Andersonville at […]

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  • New Poll: Block Clubs

    In our latest poll, we ask our readers: are you an active member of your block club? Block clubs are groups of community members who meet regularly to work together to improve the quality of living within their neighborhood. Check out this prior post with info on block clubs. Use the links to find a […]

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  • Andersonville Summer Sidewalk Sale, July 30th – August 1st

    The sidewalks of Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood will be lined with a splendid array of specialty gifts, clothing and more from your favorite Andersonville stores during the annual Andersonville Sidewalk Sale. By combining its Swedish roots and small-village charm with some of the city’s newest and hippest stores and restaurants, a day in Andersonville is a […]

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  • Protect Sheridan Road

    I just came across this (what seems) new blog entitled: Protect Sheridan Road. The blog is geared toward limiting future high rise development along Sheridan road in the city.

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  • Incident at Bryn Mawr & Winthrop

    A reader inquires:Last night (Saturday) at 10:30 there were several police SUVs and an ambulance at the corner of Bryn Mawr and Winthrop. Winthrop was blocked and someone had been taken into the ambulance. Any info? Given the recent increase in muggings in the neighborhood, I’m wondering if there was another incident.

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  • Storm damage

    Due to this utility pole being knocked over, power is out at the Clarovista building, and the Aldi store is closed. This car was the recipient of a fallen branch on Catalpa, just west of Broadway.

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  • More attacks in the neighborhood

    Thanks to the Edgewater North Neighbors block club for sharing: There have been a string of recent attacks in the neighborhood in the past few months, 2 incidents this week over on Magnolia which are detailed below. There were 2 other robbery incidents over on Rosemont (1300 block between Magnolia & Wayne), one with a […]

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