BUSINESS & NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS
LPCC Welcomes New Members
Join us in welcoming our new LPCC members from November. Please take a few minutes to get to know our newest members.  





Amazon - Clark
Amazon - Sheffield & Webster

Fix it People





Malman Law Northwestern Mutual - Chicago







Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning of Chicago Salon 9nb







SWEAT Fitness Studios T & D Excavation and Grading, Inc





The Frame Shop Wirtz Residential

Searching for a specific Lincoln Park business or service? Browse our directory for information on all LPCC members. 
ACA Marketplace Deadline - December 15
Reminder: self-employed entrepreneurs and small business owners with employees who are covered by, or eligible for, a plan from the ACA Marketplace must enroll in a marketplace plan between November 1 and December 15, 2017 to have coverage in 2018.

Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission
Please note that Illinois employers with one or more employees (including part-time employees and family members of the owner) must provide workers' compensation insurance. Sole proprietors, corporate officers, business partners and members of limited liability companies may elect to come under the Act or they may choose not to (except for employers in extra-hazardous occupations, such as construction and trucking). Visit the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission for more information.



Public Way Permits

Safety Tips for Businesses
The Small Business Center (SBC) - Public Way Use Unit (PWU) issues permits to business owners who have any items that extend out (i.e. over, under, or on) to the public way from their business locations.  Inspectors have been reported in the neighborhood. Please make sure that all signage, canopies, awnings, benches, sidewalk cafes, etc. have proper permits. Click here for more information.

As we enter the holiday season, please remind your staff to be vigilant against crime.
  • Be alert and observant.
  • Keep rear and/or side doors locked at all times. 
  • Don't leave personal/valuable belongings on desks or unattended.
LPCC EVENTS


Tuesday, December 19
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Free Online Webinar
Wednesday, December 20
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Diag Bar & Grill
2856 N. Southport
Lincoln Park Winter Warm-Up
Celebrate the season with the Lincoln Park Winter Warm-Up - a month long celebration of the holiday season! Experience all of the winter delights that Lincoln Park has to offer using this guide for promotions throughout the neighborhood.

Save the Date
2018 Savor Lincoln Park - Tuesday, January 23
Planning for 2018? Contact us at events@lincolnparkchamber.com if you're interested in sponsoring or hosting an event. Sponsorship opportunities provide your company with visibility before, during and after the event.
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MEMBER NEWS



Meet Anne-Marie Kovacs 
of Pop Box

Emerald City Theatre Delivers First of 60,000 Books to CPS 2nd and 3rd Graders
Check out this great feature on one of our favorite new neighbors - Anne-Marie Kovacs with Shop Pop Box! Check out her gorgeous new store on Armitage this holiday season.

Emerald City Theatre delivered free books to all 2nd and 3rd grade students at Skinner West Elementary on Thursday, November 30. The book delivery was part of the first phase of Showtime for CPS Readers: Magic Tree House, in partnership with Magic Tree House author Mary Pope Osborne. Click here to read more about this great program.
LINCOLN PARK COMMUNITY EVENTS
Holiday Sleigh Ride with Wrightwood Neighbors Association
Join the Wrightwood Neighbors Association for a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus and take a sleigh ride through the neighborhood with a horse pulled sleigh. Bring the family for hot chocolate, treats & kids activities.

Saturday, December 9
4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
1110 W. Lill
Corner of Seminary and Lill

LINCOLN PARK SHOPPING





Saturday, December 9
12:00 - 7:00 p.m.
A Matter of Sight
2210 N. Clark

Saturday, December 9
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Banana Republic Factory Outlet
2720 N. Clark
LINCOLN PARK FOOD & DRINKS






Black Label Brunch @ Fox Ford Lincoln
Saturday, December 9
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Fox Ford Lincoln
2501 N. Elston

Tuesday, December 12
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
HopCat - Chicago
2577 N. Clark

LINCOLN PARK CULTURE




BLKS
Now Playing - January 7
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln


Now Playing - January 28
Steppenwolf Theatre Company
1650 N. Halsted



Fade
Race: Are We So Different?
Now Playing - December 23
Victory Gardens Theater
with Teatro Vista
2433 N. Lincoln

Open Now until July 15
Chicago History Museum
1601 N. Clark




25th Anniversary Screening of Wayne's World, episode of Popcorn Politics, and panel discussion with The A.V. Club and Scrappers Films

Stay Positive: New Prints for This 2017
Monday, December 11
6:30 p.m.
ArcLight Cinemas
1500 N. Clybourn

Saturday, December 9
7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Rotofugi Art Gallery
2780 N. Lincoln

Lincoln Park New Year's Eve Guide
LINCOLN PARK FAMILY


DePaul Volleyball Camp Bright Horizons at Clybourn Open House

Friday, December 22
3:30 - 6:00 p.m.
McGrath-Phillips Arena at DePaul University
2323 N. Sheffield
Tuesday, December 12 - 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Wednesday, December 13 - 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Bright Horizons at Clybourn
1425 N. Dayton


Sunday, January 7
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park
814 W. Eastman
LINCOLN PARK WEEKEND GUIDE
Want to know about all of the great events happening in Lincoln Park? Join our Email List to be the first to know and receive weekly updates to help you plan your weekend. 

Click here to check out the latest Lincoln Park Weekend Guide.

HOT DEALS
Equinox Fitness Clubs
Commitment is the gift that keeps on giving. Equinox invites you to share in the holiday spirit by joining our members only club for a limited time with a $0 joining fee. 

To schedule your first visit, email General Manager Colin Yording via colin.yording@equinox.com.