Bucktown’s Pulaski School Tries To Change

Posted on October 6th, 2009 in Wicker Park & Bucktown.

After hearing the heated discussion of the Friday meeting Sept 21st on NPR/WBEZ I tuned into the Pulaski school conversation. Pulaski school… being just blocks away from the wonderful pool at Holstein Park sits in the Northwestern pocket of Bucktown just east of Western. The el is walkable from here. There are a dozen or […]

Dig Deep To Get Local News

Posted on September 30th, 2009 in Bridgeport, Bronzeville, McKinley Park, Pilsen, South Loop, West Loop, West Town, Wicker Park & Bucktown.

4 local Chicago news blogs to keep an eye on… Each have built their base largely on highlighting local news for Chicagoans. Whatever neighborhood your digging unto check em out. Gapers Block, Chicagoist, the Beachwood Reporter, the Windy Citizen, Everyblock ChicagoNow Huffington Post Chicago

$8000 Tax Credit + $6000 More ! From Bob Adolfson

Posted on September 10th, 2009 in All Articles, Bridgeport, McKinley Park, Neighborhoods, Pilsen, West Town, Wicker Park & Bucktown.

ACT NOW TO GET YOUR CREDITS! If you haven’t started looking you want to get into serious search mode now. – Bob Adolfson The end is nearing for the first-time homebuyer tax credit. In order to qualify, homebuyers must close on or before midnight on November 30 of this year to qualify for the tax […]

Wicker Park Culture To Love

Posted on August 12th, 2009 in All Articles, Wicker Park & Bucktown.

Tribune article I thought captured some key essence of the n’hood. Having lived in wicker park for too many years and working in a high profile business on Milwaukee avenue in the middle if the gentrification wave of 1995 to 2000 I remember the old wicker park well. the crazy, lovely, urban mix that strolls […]

Wicker Park Historic Points

Posted on August 12th, 2009 in All Articles, Wicker Park & Bucktown.

If you haven’t done a walking tour of these blocks please do! My personal favorte tid bit is that Nelson Algren (Man with a golden arm Siantra movie based on his book) takes place in Wicker. The ex location of the Busy Bee where the Blue line cafe is on Damen under the el was […]

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