jenniferemccall has written 6 posts for Chicago North Side News

Ravenswood: Ideal Place for Relocated Students

With the increase of development happening in Ravenswood, it might be a great place for students who are being relocated because of school closings. Mc Pherson Elementary, 4728 N. Wolcott Ave, is in a prime position of all that is happening in the area. It’s literally just east and across the street from the biggest … Continue reading

Ravenswood: Perfect Neighborhood or Poor Media Coverage

What’s going in ravenswood? Finding the most current information on Ravenswood developments seems to be difficult for anyone interested. Could it be that there is not enough going on in Ravenswood community? Or is it that better measures should be taken, in order to give this neighborhood more of a presence on all forms of … Continue reading

A Greener Ravenswood Kick Off

The leaders of the Ravenswood community are working towards putting in every effort possible to build the foundation of the area. The construction of the Ravenswood station and the new restaurants popping into existence is great, but now the Ravenswood Community Council is taking things a step further. The organization is now seeking to teach and … Continue reading

New Project Breaks Ground in Ravenswood

The Lawrence Avenue streetscape pitched by the Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT) and 47th Ward Ald. Ameya Pawar, is expected to break ground some time in June according to DNAinfo Reporter Patty Wetli. The building of the Lawrence streetscape is to improve conditions for businesses and schools. This first phase of the project will extend from Clark … Continue reading

New Ravenswood Station Coming Soon: Bittersweet News?

Many are excited about the construction of the new Ravenswood station being built on the northwest corner of west Lawrence and north Ravenswood Avenue. The project brings a Mariano’s grocery store, L.A. Fitness and Sears Auto Care Center to the area. More than 150 new luxury condominiums will be built in addition to what was mention … Continue reading

Ravenswood: What’s New and Special

To the naked eye when one drives through Ravenswood, it might be easy to deduce that it is full of closed businesses. You could say that this areas business development is on the decline. It may be hard to find some information on inner workings of Ravenswood, but that does not mean that it does … Continue reading

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