Extremely Local News: Loyola Beach sea wall will get new look

Bob Sirott

Boat slips at the Burnham Park Yacht Club sit empty on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2020, as the lakefront continues to be closed while some COVID-19 restrictions are relaxed in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Shamus Toomey, Editor in Chief and co-founder of Block Club Chicago, joins Bob Sirott to share the latest Chicago neighborhood stories. Shamus shares information on:

After Years Of Renting, Street Vendors Come Together To Buy Their Own Kitchen: ‘This Is A Treasure’

City rules forbid vendors from preparing food at home or on the street. The kitchen gives them a stable place to prepare tacos, tamales and other goods — and even expand their businesses.

North Center’s Burning Bush Brewery To Host Outdoor, Short Film Fest Thursday

The film festival will screen shorts from both local and international filmmakers.

Loyola Beach Sea Wall Will Get New Look When ‘Artists Of The Wall’ Festival Returns This Weekend

The event will include a memorial for people who died during the past year from COVID-19 and other things.

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