Author Archives: Joelle Scillia

#AlwaysAndersonville: The Podcast – Show Notes from Episode 43 with Brenda Webb of Chicago Filmmakers

This week, Laura and Sara are joined by Brenda Webb, Executive Director of Chicago Filmmakers. Chicago Filmmakers is a non-profit media arts organization that fosters the creation, appreciation and understanding of film and video as media for artistic and personal expression. In more »


#AlwaysAndersonville: The Podcast – Show notes from Episode 42 with Jes Scheinpflug and Kate Harrington-Rosen of Praxis Group

This week, Laura and Joelle are joined by Jes Scheinpflug and Kate Harringon-Rosen, co-founders of Praxis Group. Praxis redefines group and organizational culture so that people feel empowered to bring their full selves to the table and offer support to more »


#AlwaysAndersonville: The Podcast – Show Notes from Episode 41 with Al Liu of Colectivo Coffee

This week, Laura and Joelle are joined by Al Liu, vice president of coffee at Colectivo Coffee, located at 5425 N. Clark St. Colectivo is a Milwaukee-based coffee company that recently opened its largest cafe in Chicago yet. Colectivo Coffee more »


#AlwaysAndersonville: The Podcast – Show notes from Episode 40 with Alderman Patrick O’Connor of the 40th Ward

This week, Laura and Sara are joined by Alderman Patrick O’Connor. Elected in 1983, Alderman O’Connor has represented the residents of the north side of Chicago since the age of 28. As a lifelong Chicagoan, he has worked tirelessly over more »


New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day in Andersonville

NEW YEAR’S EVE/DAY DINING & ENTERTAINMENT December 31, 2018 & January 1, 2019 Andies Restaurant New Year’s Eve buffet: 6-10PM – $25.95  per person with Champagne included New Year’s Day buffet: 11AM-8PM – $25.95  per person with Champagne included. Bar more »


#AlwaysAndersonville: The Podcast – Show Notes from Episode 39 with Scott Martin of Simon’s & SVEA

This week, Laura and Joelle are joined by Scott Martin owner of SVEA Restaurant at 5236 N. Clark and Simon’s Tavern at 5210 N. Clark. Since the Depression, Simon’s has anchored Clark Street just north of Foster and Scott has more »


#AlwaysAndersonville: The Podcast – Show Notes from Episode 28 with Amanda Norcross of Norcross and Scott

This week, Laura and Joelle are joined by Amanda Norcross co-owner and shopkeeper of Norcross and Scott located at 1476 W. Berwyn. Inside the shop, you’ll find a an array of home goods, furniture and art including wire baskets from more »


#AlwaysAndersonville: The Podcast – Show notes from Episode 37 with Lee Corrina Cano and Miguel Cano of The Coffee Studio

This week, Laura and Sara are joined by Lee Corrina Cano and Miguel Cano owners of The Coffee Studio located at 5628 N. Clark. The Coffee Studio is a modern, independent espresso bar focused on expertly crafting delicious drinks and more »


#AlwaysAndersonville: The Podcast – Show notes from Episode 36 with Tim Gillengerten of Transit Tees

This week, we launch our holiday greetings from Andersonville! Plus, Laura, Sara, and Joelle do a roundup of all the great events this season, including this week’s Small Business Saturday and the return of the Holiday Trolley. View our Holiday more »


Thanksgiving in Andersonville

Thanksgiving is almost upon us, and sometimes you just can’t stand the heat. If that happens, come on over to Andersonville for some food and fun! All you need to do is know how to order. Eating with utensils not required. Restaurants more »