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2018

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2017

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JANUARY 
DNAinfo Chicago
Dying to Try Cryotherapy? Andersonville Now Has A Place for That
 

FEBRUARY
Chicago Tonight
Closing of Swedish Bakery a Bitter Pill, but Sweet Memories Abound

 MARCH
Edgeville Buzz
Final Funds Needed to Get the Andersonville Watertower in Place

MAY
Edgeville Buzz
Recent Zumper Post Ranks Andersonville in Top 7 Safest Chicago Neighborhoods
 

JUNE
DNAinfo Chicago
Andersonville Businesses Holding LGBTQ Rally During Midsommarfest

 

JULY
Chicago Eater
Andersonville’s New Fusion Restaurant Features Thai Iced Coffee Tiramisu and More
 

AUGUST
ABC 7
Swedish Flag Water Tower Returns to Andersonville

SEPTEMBER
DNAinfo Chicago
Swedish American Museum Announces Expansion

OCTOBER
Choose Chicago
An Anchor of Andersonville: Women & Children First Bookstore

NOVEMBER
WGNTV
Chicago Goes Big for Small Business Saturday

DECEMBER
Edgeville Buzz
As Andersonville Pledges to Keep Local Businesses Strong, Two Area Stores Reach Milestone Anniversaries

2016

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Gifts from Uptown and Andersonville for your Fave Swede to your Fave Geek
-DNAinfo Chicago (December 5, 2016)

Chicago’s Andersonville Neighborhood is the Right Kind of Retro
-Conde Nast Traveler (November 14, 2016)

Andersonville Arts Weekend Returns with a Block Party and Tons of Artists
-DNAinfo Chicago (October 12, 2016)

Exploring Andersonville, A Small Town Community in the Big City
-Curbed Chicago (September 20, 2016)

14 Signs You Know You’re in Andersonville
-TimeOut Chicago (August 11, 2016)

An Andersonville Itinerary: 12 Neighborhood Essentials
-Choose Chicago (July 27, 2016)

A Field Guide to Andersonville
-Chicago Magazine (June 26, 2016)

Andersonville’s 2016 Midsommarfest Performance Line-Up Announced
-Edgeville Buzz (May 25, 2016)

Andersonville Awards Announced: Is Your Favorite Place a Winner?
-DNAinfo Chicago (April 4, 2016)

Scouting Andersonville: One of the Nation’s Hottest Neighborhood
-The Annex (March 14, 2016)

Best Ideas for Staycation Ideas featuring Andersonville’s Guesthouse and more
-TimeOut Chicago (February 29, 2016)

Local-approved Chicago spots for avoiding tourists
-Thrillist (January 14, 2016)

Andersonville, Chicago – 5 Awesome Eats
-Feeding off the Rails (January 12, 2016)

The Best Places to Shop in Andersonville, Chicago
-Culture Trip (January 1st, 2016)

 


2015

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Andersonville residents tell us their favorite neighborhood spots
-TimeOut Chicago (December 15, 2015)

Best places to shop in Andersonville
-The Culture Trip (December, 2015)

Chicago holiday shopping at Late Night Andersonville
-List Maker, Picture Taker (December 7, 2015)

The Most Overrated Things to Do in Chicago (Skip the Mag Mile and head to Andersonville!)
-Travel+Leisure (December 3, 2015)

The Andersonville Guide (to eating)
-The Infatuation (December 2, 2015)

Andersonville: A neighborhood profile by Jamie Lynn Ferguson
-Chicagoly (November/December, 2015)

Ask the Expert: Krista Krauss Miller, Chef Concierge, Chicago Athletic Association Hotel
-Where Concierge (November, 2015)

17 Awesome Neighborhood Staycations
-Chicagoist (September 3, 2015)

That’s Super Swede
-Project Nande (July 2015)

The Neighborhood Guide -Andersonville
-Inside Hook (June 2015)

Lesser-Known Andersonville Haunts to Check Out
-WorkTravelTech (June 1, 2015)

DIVERSIONS Chicago’s Andersonville: A shopper’s paradise
-Windy City Times (May 19, 2015)

Nine Chicago Street Fests That Are Actually Worth Your Time
-Arts & Culture (May 18, 2015)

“Get Lost” in a New Neighborhood – Discovering 5 Gems in Andersonville
-Live Like You’re Traveling (May 18, 2015)

A Local’s Guide To Chicago
-Westjet Magazine (May 11, 2015)

Andersonville Turns 50! Event Showcases Its Success
-Edgeville Buzz (May 8, 2015)

The 14 Most Essential Places to Eat in Andersonville
-Thrillist (May 5, 2015)

Andersonville: Despite Changes, Neighborhood Stays True to Its Roots
– Angie’s List (April 17, 2015)

The View From Andersonville’s Second Floor Businesses
– Edgeville Buzz (April 6, 2015)

Exploring Andersonville, Chicago
– WhereTraveler.com (March 12, 2015)

Andersonville, Chicago 
– Lakeshore Magazine (February 26, 2015)

Redfin Predicts the Hottest Neighborhoods of 2015 (Andersonville is #7!)
– Redfin Research Center Special Report (January 22, 2015)
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“Rewards Program: An App That Pays You to Shop Local”
– PureWow Chicago (January 19, 2015)


2014

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Barista Eric’s Chicago – Andersonville
– La Colombe Scrapbook (December 31, 2014)

“Andersonville Goes Hyper-Local with New Rewards Program”
– Chicago Magazine (December 23, 2014)

Small retailers’ big ideas try to cater to holiday shoppers”
– Chicago Tribune (December 20, 2014)

Andersonville Merchants: Spend Your Cash Here
-CBS Chicago (December 19, 2014)

“In Chicago, Lights for St. Lucia”
– New York Times In Transit blog (December 10, 2014)

Time Out Love Chicago 2014 Awards (see which Andersonville favorites made the cut!)
– Time Out Chicago (December 8, 2014)

“Things To Do: Andersonville Chicago”
– Chicago Getaway Hostel (November 20, 2014)

“‘LoLo’ Loyalty Program Give Locals More Reason to Shop Independent”
– DNAinfo Chicago (November 19, 2014)

“Andersonville Local Design Route”
– Refined Haystack (November 19, 2014)

“See, Eat, and Stay in Chicago’s LGBT-friendly Andersonville”
-The Official Enjoy Illinois blog (November 19, 2014)

“Weekend Getaway: Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood has Swedish flavor”
– Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (September 5, 2014)

Daytripper: Andersonville
-Make it Better (August 1, 2014)

“Off the Magnificent Mile: The hunt for Chicago’s next hot neighborhood”
– Boston Globe (July 19, 2014)

“Take a family trip to Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood”
– Chicago Parent’s Going Places magazine (Summer 2014)


2013

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“Tour de Andersonville!” Downtown is no longer the only destination for homeowners and designers to uncover hard-to-find housewares.
-Modern Luxury Interiors Chicago (Fall, 2013)

“Clark Street, Andersonville”
– North by Northwestern (April 28, 2013)

“Andersonville Vintage Round Up”
– Chicago Home and Garden (April 24, 2013)

“A Plan of Attack for the Urban Antique Hunter”
– The New York Times (March 26, 2013)

“Community Forcus: Eco-Conscious in Andersonville”
– Sustainable Chicago (Spring 2013)

“Andersonville Chamber of Commerce ‘Shift Your Money’ to Community Banks”
– DNAinfo.com (March 12, 2013)

“America’s 100 Best Bars: 2013”
– Draft Magazine (February, 2013)

“The 100 Best Bars in Chicago”
– chicagomag.com (February, 2013)

“Hot Tables: January 2013”
– Draft Magazine (February, 2013)

“Andersonville Development Corp on Bus Rapid Transportation: Yes Please!”
– chi.streets.blog.org (January 31, 2013)

“Andersonville Used to Illustrate Impact of Indie Businesses”
– dnainfo.com (January 5, 2013)

“Nutty Afogato”
– Chicago Tribune (January 3, 2013)

“A Guide to Andersonville: Where to Eat, Shop, and Play”
– chicagomag.com (January, 2013)


2012

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“An Afternoon Exploring… Andersonville”
– chicagonow.com (October 25, 2012)

“Favorite Spots on Clark Street”
– metromix.com (October 10, 2012)

“Swedish American Museum Exhibit builds up a legendary furniture designer”
– (September 27, 2012)

“People Spot Creates Urban Oasis, Encourages Placemaking”
–  The Connector (August 20, 2012)

“A Little Less Parking, A Few More Parklets”
– Chicago Tribune (August 3, 2012)

“Chicago Tries Out ‘Parklet’ in Andersonville, Called ‘People Spot'”
– myfoxchicago.com (July 31, 2012)

“Parklet, or People Spot, Getting a Trial Run in Andersonville”
– Chicago Tribune (July 30, 2012)

“Andersonville, Chicago, Travel Guide”
– Martha Stewart Living (July 2012)


2011

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“Street Scene: North Clark Street”
– AirtranMagazine.com (August 2011)

“Neighborhoods to Know and Go: Chicago’s Andersonville”
– Jaunted.com (December 13, 2011)

“Chicago: The Stores Less Traveled”
– StarTribune (November 11, 2011)

“Chicago Greeter Program helps visitors expand boundaries of their trips”
– Cleavland.com (October 31, 2011)

“Take Monday Off: Chicago”
– The Wall Street Journal (October 15, 2011)

“The Poor Taste Guide to Andersonville”
– Poor Taste Chicago (October 10, 2011)

“Chicago’s Andersonville”
– American Eagle Latitudes (September, 2011)

“Street Scene: North Clark Street”
– AirTran Magazine (August 2011)

“Guide to Family Fun in Andersonville”
– CBS2 (July 29, 2011)

“Chicago: In Andersonville, Swedish Style”
– The City Traveler (May 3, 2011)

“Andersonville, Chicago”
– Budget Travel (May 2011)

“Shopping: Andersonville”
– Time Out Chicago (April 27, 2011)

“Chicago’s Flavor: Andersonville”
– ABC7 News (February 16, 2011)


2010

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“Small Town in the City”
– Chicago Tribune (December 3, 2010)

“Out & About Chicago: The Tastes of Christmas Past”
– Midwest Living (December 2010)

“In Chicago, Village Life in a Big City”
– slide show, The New York Times (October 17, 2010)

“Andersonville Takes ‘Going Green’ Into Its Own Hand”
– Chicago Tribune (October 11, 2010)

“In Chicago for Renegade Craft Fair? Part Two: Everywhere Else”
– Covet Chicago (September 9, 2010)

“ELLE DECOR Goes to Chicago”
– ELLE DECOR (August 2010)

“Chicago Cooking School, With Recipes”
– Traditional Home (June 2010)

“A Chicago Neighborhood for Everyone”
– EnjoyIllinois.com (Summer 2010)

“Find a Treasure in Andersonville”
– Gay Chicago Magazine (April 29, 2010)

“Chicago’s 10 best eco-friendly shops”
– Time Out Chicago (April 22-28, 2010) (3 of the 10 are in Andersonville!)

“Mindful Business Matters: Eco-Andersonville”
– Mindful Metropolis (April 21, 2010)

“IBM building, Andersonville district deemed historic”
– Chicago Breaking News Center (March 29, 2010)

“Small Business Network Builds for Members and Community”
– Ventureneer (March 25, 2010)

“Swedish American Museum: From Kitting To Nyckelharpas”
– Chicagoist (January 20, 2010)


2009

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“Store Review: The Andersonville Galleria in Chicago”
– The New York Times (December 6, 2009)

“More than a bookstore”
– Chicago Tribune (November 10, 2009)

“Andersonville’s 10 best home-decor shops”
– Time Out Chicago (October 1-7, 2009)

“In Praise of Shopkeepers”
– The Wall Street Journal (July 17, 2009)


2008

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“Buyer plans to renovate retail building in Andersonville”
– Crain’s Chicago Business (July 14, 2008)

“Newcastle buys 9 Andersonville properties”
– Crain’s Chicago Business (July 9, 2008)

“Andersonville: A slice of life”
– Chicago Tribune (June 13, 2008)

“Shop Andersonville”
– Metromix (6/6/08)

“Swede for a Day”
– Daily Herald (5/23/08)

“Store Explorer – The Wooden Spoon”
– Time Out Chicago (May 22-28, 2008)


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