Tag: Local Business

Painting Party! Celebrate with the GSLA!

Cheers!  Grab some friends and join the GSLA for a painting party on December 3.  During this fun evening out, each guest will paint their own special wine glass.  A portion of the $35 registration fee will be donated to the GSLA to support upcoming programming.  Registration includes all supplies necessary to paint a wine glass, light snacks and a… Read more →

South Loop Business Spotlight: Edible Arrangements

The GSLA’s mission is to bring neighbors together to create a vibrant, inclusive South Loop community, which must include a thriving local business community.  Our Business Spotlight series is intended to increase awareness of small businesses in the area, so residents can shop locally to keep more of their dollars within the community to drive more local investment.   In… Read more →

South Loop Business Spotlight: Grant’s Financial Services

The GSLA’s mission is to bring neighbors together to create a vibrant, inclusive South Loop community, which must include a thriving local business community.  Our Business Spotlight series is intended to increase awareness of small businesses in the area, so residents can shop locally to keep more of their dollars within the community to drive more local investment.   In… Read more →

South Loop Business Spotlight: Metropolitan Veterinary Center

The GSLA’s mission is to bring neighbors together to create a vibrant, inclusive South Loop community, which must include a thriving local business community.  Our Business Spotlight series is intended to increase awareness of small businesses in the area, so residents can shop locally to keep more of their dollars within the community to drive more local investment.   In… Read more →

Chicago Weekly Features the South Loop

Chicago Weekly featured the South Loop–our neighborhood–in a recent article (“Best of the South Side 2012“) and we we are proud to see local businesses, Waffles (Best Start to a Morning After the Night Before) and Overflow Coffee Bar (Best Socially Minded Cup of Coffee) lauded and Clarke House Museum (Best Trip Back in Time) recognized in such a positive… Read more →

Small Business Saturday

This November 26th is a big day for the South Loop! It’s the second annual Small Business Saturday®, when people across the country come out and shop to support their favorite local businesses.  The Greater South Loop Association suggests you participate in this program by starting your holiday shopping at local South Loop businesses. Below is a list of businesses… Read more →

GSLA March Meeting Recap

A special thanks to Marcy Baim at Prairie Avenue Gallery  for welcoming us into her beautiful event space.  Please keep the location in mind if you know of anyone looking for a private event space. The social media handout mentioned in the meeting can be downloaded. Read more →