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Bucktown Arts Fest…They do it the old fashioned way…as a community

When community members had festivals and events to promote, give back and strengthen their neighborhood and received the extra benefit of building community, residents in the community actually did the work. For the Bucktown Arts Fest (BAF), they still do it the old fashioned way.

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Release your inner karaoke at Care-A-Oke on June 6

Release your inner karaoke or get your friend(s) on stage in the Wicker Park Field House, 1425 N. Damen, Fri., June 6, between 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.at Care-A-Oke and help send local kids to Mosaic Kids Summer Camp.

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Kitty Summer Social at Harmony House

Harmony House goes crafty cool for their 2nd anniversary in their eco-friendly shelter as they hold their Kitty Summer Social, June 8 from 1 to 4 p.m., 2914 N. Elston Ave.

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Wicker Park Committee's holds annual Vintage Sale June 7

The Wicker Park Committee (WPC) is expanding its Vintage Sale vendor list this year for their Sat., June 7 event at the corner of Schiller St. and Damen Ave. from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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Two for one: Bloomingdale Trail Potluck and Bike Tune-up

A lively mix of events for family fun around the Bloomingdale Trail begins Sat., June 7 with bike tune-ups and a potluck dinner.

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Rapid Pulse: Performance art rules on Milwaukee Avenue thru June 15

A mix of performance art, videos, artist talks and panel discussions are part of the 3rd Rapid Pulse International Performance Art Festival. It starts on Thurs., June 5, and ends on Sun., June 15, in multiple venues from 1034 N. Noble St. to the Polish Triangle, on Division St. where Milwaukee and Ashland Avenues meet.

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Wicker Park's North West Tower building update and has Grupo Habita named their new hotel?

This image, put out as a marketing teaser, had some people believing that Grupo Habita had given a name to what will be their Chicago property in Wicker Park's North West Tower complex, 1600 to 1628 N. Milwaukee Ave.

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