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Man Killed In Uptown Shooting – CBS Local

31 July 2014

Man Killed In Uptown ShootingCBS LocalCHICAGO (STMW) – A man was killed in a shooting early Sunday in the Uptown neighborhood. Kezon Lamb, 19, was sitting in a vehicle with a female in the 4400 block of North Malden Street Read Original Post

Deadly Holiday Weekend in Chicago, More than 60 Injured – UPTOWN Magazine

31 July 2014

UPTOWN MagazineDeadly Holiday Weekend in Chicago, More than 60 InjuredUPTOWN MagazineThe holiday weekend in Chicago was marred by multiple shootings that left at least nine dead and 60 people injured. The first deadly shooting was Friday morning around 2:30am, kicking Read Original Post

CTA bus hit by car in Uptown shooting incident – Chicago Tribune

31 July 2014

CTA bus hit by car in Uptown shooting incidentChicago TribuneThere were no reported injuries this evening when a shots were fired near Margate Park and a car hit a bus, authorities said. Police responded to a call of shots fired Read Original Post

Chicago Market Aims to Recruit 1000 'Owners' for Grocery Store Alternative – DNAinfo

31 July 2014

Chicago Market Aims to Recruit 1000 'Owners' for Grocery Store AlternativeDNAinfoUPTOWN — The grocery store of Greg Berlowitz's dreams would exclusively stock locally produced food — and be owned by 1,000 locals near the store willing to invest in the Read Original Post

Residents Vote on Murals for Crumbling Lakefront Viaducts – DNAinfo

31 July 2014

Residents Vote on Murals for Crumbling Lakefront ViaductsDNAinfoOne part of the mural spells "Uptown" with geometric panels and dots depicting rows of electric bulbs, and a second part includes images of instruments and architectural elements from the neighborhood. A mural Read Original Post

Landlord Criticized for Displacing Poor Tenants to Offer Affordable Housing – DNAinfo

31 July 2014

Landlord Criticized for Displacing Poor Tenants to Offer Affordable HousingDNAinfoUPTOWN — Flats Chicago — a booming real estate company that has been criticized for displacing poor tenants — has entered into a $4.3 million partnership with the city to provide Read Original Post

Pecking Order, Uptown Filipino Chicken Restaurant, Now Closed – DNAinfo

31 July 2014

Pecking Order, Uptown Filipino Chicken Restaurant, Now ClosedDNAinfoFoot traffic can be an obstacle in Uptown, according to Subido, who said it's something that hurt her business during its two-year run. Last fall, the restaurant stopped serving lunch on weekdays, focusing Read Original Post

Pecking Order Chicken Spot Shutters in Uptown – Eater

31 July 2014

Pecking Order Chicken Spot Shutters in UptownEaterChef Kristine Subido shuttered her Filipino chicken restaurant, Pecking Order, Saturday night after more than two years in business in Uptown. Subido notified patrons and press via email and social media, and told DNAinfo Read Original Post

Uptown Rapper Target of Rogers Park Shootings That Killed Two, Police Say – DNAinfo

31 July 2014

Uptown Rapper Target of Rogers Park Shootings That Killed Two, Police SayDNAinfoO'Connor praised witnesses of Lewis' murder who took photos and relayed information to police on the scene, who quickly were able to arrest Eric Vaughn, of Uptown. Vaughn has Read Original Post

SRO Moratorium Passes City Council, Cappleman Votes 'Yes' – DNAinfo

31 July 2014

SRO Moratorium Passes City Council, Cappleman Votes 'Yes'DNAinfoUPTOWN — A six-month moratorium on demolishing or converting single room occupancy buildings and residential hotels was approved by City Council on Wednesday with a 47-0 vote that included support from 46th Ward Read Original Post