Plant Sale, NO Farmer's Market, Golden Apple Winner, Missing Person, Scott Jacob's book, The 606 Palette, New Blue and MORE!

Wicker Park Mother's Day Weekend: Plant Sale--ON, Farmers Market--OFF!

Not all Wicker Park's promoted activities for this weekend, May 10 and 11, will take place. The two days of the Wicker Park Garden Club's Annual Plant Sale will take place but the Farmer's Market has been cancelled at the last minute.

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Wicker Park Garden Club's Annual Plant Sale: Plethora of plants ready for gardens and Mother's Day giving

Beautiful blooming, and not, treasures for gardens, planters, baskets and Mother's day giving will be available at the Wicker Park Garden Club’s Annual Plant Sale on Saturday and Sunday, May 10 and 11, in Wicker Park, 1425 N. Damen, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. In addition there will be a series of activities.

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Golden Apple winner teaches in Ukrainian Village's St. Nicholas Cathedral School

Melissa Talaber Matwyshyn, Ukrainian Village resident and teacher at St. Nicholas Cathedral School, 2200 W. Rice St., was surprised Thursday morning when a parade of people walked into in her classroom.

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Missing Alert: Barbara Marano

Missing from the area of Fullerton Ave. and Sacramento St., Barbara Marano, 72, was last seen in the area of 2300 block of N. Milwaukee Ave.

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Growing up is what Bucktown's Scott Jacobs dishes on in his newest book

Though Scott Jacobs newest book is entitled Famous Ski Hills in Wisconsin: (And Other Delusions of Grandeur), he admits it is not about Wisconsin or skiing but rather... growing up.

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Elevate your thoughts of a color palette for plants on The 606

A plant palette for the 606" is the first of a series of events call The 606 Trail Mix. It begins on Tues., May 13, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Darwin School Auditorium, 3116 West Belden.

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New Blue Project: Work between Logan Square and Western over weekend

There will be no rail service between Western (O'Hare branch) and Logan Square until 4 a.m. Mon., May 12. There will be free 24-hour shuttle bus service for customers at Logan Square, California and Western stations. This is a continuation of

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Extra Illinois patrols for Click-It-or-Ticket safety campaign

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), the Illinois State Police and over 500 local law enforcement agencies announced plans on Friday to crack down on seat belt law and impaired driving violators.

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