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3 Hospitalized After Water Tower Falls Off Century-Old Building

Lake View (Chicago), IL Patch | Andy Ambrosius | Posted 07.31.2013 | Chicago

A water-retention tower collapsed in Lake View around 9:45 a.m. Wednesday sending multiple people to the hospital. The tower fell from the rear of...

Boystown's OUT Hotel Unanimously Rejected By Community Group

Lake View (Chicago), IL Patch | Andy Ambrosius | Posted 07.24.2013 | Chicago

The Belmont Harbor Neighbors board of directors voted unanimously Tuesday night not to support the proposed OUT Chicago Urban Resort in Boystown. N...

Pride Parade 2013: Everything You Need To Know

Lake View (Chicago), IL Patch | Posted 06.29.2013 | Chicago

Chicago's annual Pride Parade is back this Sunday, bringing the thumping music, glamorous outfits and over-the-top floats to the North Side. Kickin...

PHOTOS: Target Reveals Designs For New Lakeview Store

Lake View (Chicago), IL Patch | Posted 05.15.2013 | Chicago

Representatives with Lake View’s new City Target introduced their vision to neighbors Tuesday, showing design ideas and parking plans for new buildi...

Lincoln Park Movie House Getting Facelift, Booze

Lakeview (Chicago), IL Patch | Posted 03.18.2013 | Chicago

Landmark’s Century Centre Cinema is getting ready to let moviegoers sit back, relax and enjoy the show—with a full meal, cocktails and more. Th...

Boystown May Ditch Halloween Parade For Block Party

Lakeview (Chicago), IL Patch | Posted 03.14.2013 | Chicago

The Northalsted Halloween Parade in Boystown may have just seen its last year as organizers toy with the idea of cancelling the parade for a new idea:...

Pride Festivities To Be Split Between 2 Weekends

Lakeview (Chicago), IL Patch | Posted 02.07.2013 | Chicago

Organizers behind the annual Chicago Pridefest celebration on North Halsted Street say they plan to split up the festivities, holding the street festi...

Northwestern Plans 5 Football Games At Wrigley

Lakeview (Chicago), IL Patch | Posted 02.05.2013 | Chicago

Northwestern University Athletics and the Chicago Cubs announced on Tuesday a multi-year event and reciprocal marketing partnership featuring Wildcats...

New Hotel Chateau Owners To Vacate, 'Completely Gut' Building

Lakeview (Chicago), IL Patch | Posted 01.29.2013 | Chicago

Although officials still did not announce the new owners of Hotel Chateau on Tuesday, their lawyers did share plans to completely gut and rehab the fa...

Construction Begins At Boystown LGBT Senior Home

Lake View (Chicago), IL Patch | Posted 12.12.2012 | Chicago

Construction crews began piecing together metal scaffolding around the former police station in Lake View Monday in preparation to construct one of th...

PHOTOS: Boystown Santa Speedo Run Nets $7K For Charity

Posted 12.03.2012 | Chicago

About 200 runners wearing only barely-there briefs ran through the heart of Chicago's Boystown district on Saturday as part of the city's second annua...

Iconic Giraffe Sculptures Removed In Lakeview

Lake View (Chicago), IL Patch | Posted 11.13.2012 | Chicago

After almost three decades, Lake View neighbors are saying "Goodbye" to three iconic statues on Elaine Street. Two huge giraffe sculptures and one ...

PHOTOS: Halloween Parade Takes Over Boystown

Posted 11.01.2012 | Chicago

Chicago's Boystown strip was taken over Wednesday evening with large crowds that braved the cooling temperatures to partake in the annual Halloween pa...

PHOTOS: Open-Air LGBT Museum Unveiled In Lakeview

Chicago (Lake View) Patch | Posted 10.12.2012 | Chicago

Along with Oct. 11 being the 25th anniversary of National Coming Out Day, let it be known that from this day forward, it will also be remembered as so...

Patch Launches On The North Side Thursday

Posted 09.26.2012 | Chicago

Beginning Thursday, Patch -- which currently serves 62 Chicago-area communities stretching from the North Shore to the south suburbs -- will launch fi...