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  • Devon Avenue Gets Physical with 3 New Businesses

    From the Edgewater Development Corp: Devon Continues to Revitalize with New Health/Exercise Businesses:Gendai Budo Martial Arts Location: 1333 W. Devon Ave., Chicago, IL 60660 Phone: 773-856-6200 Website: www.gendaibudo.netWe would like to take this opportunity to let everyone know that Gendai Budo Martial Arts is up and running! Thanks to much support from friends and family, […]

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  • Thursday Night

    6:20, 1440 W. Jonquil – Suspicious vehicle. Male is sitting in a gray truck that has been parked there for several hours. 6:21, Broadway and Granville – Aggressive panhandler in the CVS parking lot, causing a disturbance.

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  • Temporary Weekend Red Line Station Closings

    Thanks for this heads-up from Mary Ann Smith’s office about weekend closures in Edgewater: Work is underway on renovations to the CTA Red Line Stations in the 48th Ward. Improvements include new platform stair enclosures and interior rehab. Closures are as follows: 1:00 a.m. Saturday,September 27 to 4:00 a.m. Monday, September 29: Bryn Mawr and […]

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  • Tonight = Burger Night

    The Edgewater Lounge, located at Bryn Mawr and Ashland, features $5 burgers every Thursday night. Make sure to get over to the Lounge to enjoy their fabulous outdoor seating area while the great weather lasts!

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  • Chicago Chamber Choir to perform in Andersonville

    The Chicago Chamber Choir, a skilled choral ensemble of 38 singers, will perform its seventh annual holiday concert “Carols by Candlelight: A Holiday Sing-Along” on December 21st at Unity Luthern Church. The Choir will also be back in Edgewater, at the same location, on March 29, 2009 for its “Water Music: Currents of Life” concert. […]

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  • More recent crimes

    From the Chicago Journal: Restaurant burglarizedSomeone slipped into a restaurant on the 5200 block of North Clark Street by breaking through the skylight some time between 1 and 9 a.m. Sept. 13. The thief used an aluminum ladder to climb down into the restaurant. Police believe that the thief used his own fist to break […]

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  • 9/22 Shooting on Ardmore

    A reader tipped us off that Ardmore was closed down by police Monday morning between Broadway and Winthrop. According to a CBS2 story a man was shot while riding his bike around 4:45am in an attempted robbery. The gunman shot the victim at 1109 W Adrmore in the left shoulder and he was left paralyzed […]

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  • Clean-up @ Kathy Osterman Beach

    What: Beach Clean-up of Kathy Osterman Beach!When: Saturday, September 20th 9:00AM-12:00PMWhere: Kathy Osterman Beach (Hollywood/Ardmore) Dear Edgewater residents, Please join us in the important effort to keep our beautiful shorelines clean. We have all enjoyed our beaches this summer and now it is time to pitch in together for an end-of-season beach clean-up! Please R.S.V.P […]

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  • Mary Ann Smith Says: Register to Vote!!!

    A reminder from the 48th Ward email Update: Voter Registraton and Early Voting Dates Announced The deadline to register to vote in the November ’08 presidential election is Tuesday, October 7, 2008. If you have moved since the last election, you must re-register at your new address. You can check your registration status at www.chicagoelections.com. […]

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  • Don’t Touch Our Lakeshore!!!

    A blogger with the Chicago Tribune recently wrote about Daley’s support of a plan that would stretch the lakefront park from Hollywood Beach to Evanston. This was originally the plan of Daniel Burnham, who is credited with giving our city its beutiful lakefront park system. However, as you probably know, it was never completed and […]

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  • Sweet Occasions Update

    A reader sent this in: essentially it looks as if Sweet Occasions business was dissolved involuntarily by the State of Illinois. We’re no lawyers, but this is defined as: A corporation may be dissolved “involuntarily,” that is, due to actions by persons other than corporation representatives. Such involuntary dissolution may occur through administrative dissolution by […]

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  • Tonight’s package includes the following….

    5:42, 6208 N. Whipple – Residential burglary report. 5:43, 2605 W. Devon Ave. – Man is apparently detaining 5 young Asian males who damaged his car with a sharp instrument. 5:59, 5050 N. Broadway – Male black in all black clothing with a brown hat is selling drugs on the street. 6:05, Devon and Western […]

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