Category: News

June Neighbors’ Night Out feedback – Major events in the neighborhood are big fun, big hassle

June’s Neighbors’ Night Out at Bureau Bar focused on major event management in the South Loop – e.g., Bears game, Grant Park festivals, 5k runs. Here’s a summary of feedback received from attendees: Top challenges related to large public events in SL Need better sense of the collection of events taking place permit parking on certain streets; parking for guests… Read more →


We are a non-traditional steak house with a twist. We have 20 beers on tap, over 65 craft, domestic and import bottles of beer, a delicious selection of fine wine, and a crazy good selection of spirits most of which you will not find in any other steakhouse in Chicago. We are conveniently located in the Roosevelt Collection Mall, next… Read more →

Website Design And Development by Prairie1515

A website design and development company, Prairie1515 is located in Chicago South Loop. Our website development team is dedicated to building a site that best suits your business and marketing needs. Our web design firm specializes in custom website design, digital marketing, and search engine optimization (SEO). We develop, design, host, maintain and market websites for all types of businesses… Read more →

Development Update

We are receiving inquiries about developments that may be proposed for the South Loop, especially along S. Michigan. Details are hard to come by right now. We invite you to report any known details you have learned to us so that we may share them with the community. As rumored proposals develop into actual proposals, we will seek a presentation… Read more →

31st Annual Printers Row Lit Fest

The 31st annual Printers Row Lit Fest – the Midwest’s largest gathering of book lovers – will be June 6-7 in the South Loop (historic Printers Row district at Dearborn Street, from Congress to Polk streets).  Some notable authors are listed below.  Notable Authors: LeVar Burton, winner of the Chicago Tribune’s 2015 Young Adult Literary Award, an annual award recognizing… Read more →

Abacus Financial and Insurance

Abacus Financial and Insurance is one of the leading financial services and insurance agencies in the Chicago area. We are both a full-service investment firm as well as comprehensive home and automotive insurance brokerage committed to helping people pursue their financial goals. Please call us at 312-789-8010 if you have any questions about our firm or the wide range of… Read more →

Brasserie Burger by Brasserie by LM

A brasserie is a type of French restaurant with a relaxed, upscale setting, which serves single dishes and other meals. The word brasserie is also French for “brewery” and, by extension, “the brewing business.” Brasserie by LM is a modern French Brasserie serving traditional, affordable French food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The breakfast menu features Croissants, Croques and American… Read more →

DNAinfo Chicago

DNAinfo Chicago is the fastest growing hyper-local news source in the city of Chicago. The inspiration, funding, and strategic vision came from entrepreneur and Ameritrade founder Joe Ricketts. He recognized a gap in neighborhood news coverage amongst the big newspaper companies and launched in Chicago in 2012. With 30 journalists on staff, we deliver up-to-the-minute reports on entertainment, education, politics,… Read more →