July 2, 2018
 
Looking for somewhere to spend the 4th? Spend it in Lakeview East! With outdoor dining, specials, events, and picnic basket ideas we've got you covered!
 
4th OF JULY SPECIALS & EVENTS
Drew's On Halsted will have their patio open PLUS a brunch deal on the 4th!
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Join us in congratulating Uncommon Ground for celebrating their 27th year! Stop by during the holiday week to try their Greenstar Brewing beers on tap!
 



 
 
OUTDOOR DINING
 
 
HAVE A PICNIC!

Have you heard? Maison Marcel just introduced a Summer Cocktail menu - starting with their signature Sparkling Rosé! Have a glass and stop by our other wine stores listed below:


Pastoral has everything you need to make the perfect charcuterie board for your 4th of July picnic needs!

Add some delicious cold beer from DryHop to your basket and also join them in celebrating their 5 year anniversary! 



Milt's BBQ serves up some of the best BBQ in the city - grab a slab of tender, smoked ribs to make the day even more special than it already is! 

Mariano's on Broadway is having special deals on lobster + other seafood to cater to everyone's tastes for the holiday.


Treasure Island offers various catering options to fit your 4th plans: whether it's a picnic or backyard barbeque.

     
 


Fill your picnic basket with delicious sandwiches and other lite bites from this Chicago famous eatery!
Grab a slice (or 20) of the famous buttery crust pizza at  Home Run Inn to add something yummy and cheesy to your meal!






















It's bound to be hot outside on the 4th, so cool off with a place that is neighborhood famous for their yummy and unique ice cream flavors.
Summer themed cookies? How cute!  Bittersweet Pastry Shop has various different designs to make you smile.
 
GOVERNMENT & BUSINESS AFFAIRS
REMINDER:  MINIMUM WAGE INCREASED ON JULY 1ST
 
Pursuant to the Chicago Minimum Wage and Paid Sick Leave Ordinance, MCC Chapter 1-24, beginning on July 1, 2018 the minimum hourly wage for Covered Employees will increase from $11.00 to $12.00 per hour.

The hourly wage for Covered Employees engaged in occupations receiving gratuities will increase from $6.10 to $6.25 per hour. Under both Illinois law and the Chicago ordinance, if an employee's wages plus tips do not equal at least the number of hours worked times the applicable minimum wage, his or her employer must make up the difference.
 
For more information on the City's minimum wage, click here.

We have attached the official poster to display at your business. Minimum Wage Poster English  and Minimum Wage Poster Spanish.
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