GOLD COAST SHORE REPORT – How do we know winter is coming to a close and spring is right around the corner? Wisconsin has the return of the robins. Georgia has the Masters golf tournament.
But we have the best harbinger of all – St. Patrick’s Day.
We’ve compiled a list of
GOLD COAST SHORE REPORT -- The Downtown Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held next Saturday, March 11, 2017 at noon.
Alderman Brendan Reilly will be marching with a contingent in the parade, and constituents can join him. All marchers must be lined up by 11:15 a.m.
This year Reilly's group
GOLD COAST SHORE REPORT -- 20th Century Fox Television will be filming scenes for the show "Empire" in the area on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. In order to park necessary vehicles and equipment for filming, streets will be posted with NO PARKING/TOW ZONE signs with the following times:
Monday, March 6
GOLD COAST SHORE REPORT -- Second Ward Alderman Brian Hopkins joined with Covenant House to celebrate the grand opening of Covenant House Illinois, helping to keep homeless youth off of the streets.
Chicago is the site of the first new Covenant House in 17 years, and has joined a strong field
GOLD COAST SHORE REPORT -- The 8th Annual Taste of the Gold Coast is set for 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, April 5, 2017, at Germania Place, 108 W Germania Place, Chicago.
Tickets are available at www.raymiproductions.com to purchase PRE-SALE TIX today with code: VIP
Enjoy the opportunity to taste the
GOLD COAST SHORE REPORT -- Starting Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, Alliance Glazing & Technologies will be conducting crane operations at the Cedar Hotel, located at 1112 N State St.
There will be a 75 ft. curb-lane closure with periodic sidewalk detours, according to a news release from 2nd Ward Alderman Brian
GOLD COAST SHORE REPORT -- There still is time for artists to apply to participate in the 60th annual Gold Coast Art Fair. This year’s fair runs June 17-18, 2017 at Grant Park, on the lakefront in Chicago.
Interested artists can apply HERE.
The Gold Coast Art Fair features about 300 artists in
GOLD COAST – Democratic Congressman Danny Davis will hold a town hall meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017 in Chinatown at the Xilin Art Academy 2356 S. Wentworth Ave., Chicago.
The 7th Congressional district includes the souther portion of the Gold Coast neighborhood of Chicago.
The town hall will focus
I realize this is 180 degrees backwards from how things usually work.I’m from Wisconsin, but I spend plenty of time in the places here that folks from Chicago are drawn to when the want to get away.
Now, I'm heading to Chicago, at least online.
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