Tag: Ravenswood

Mae West Lived in Hollywood's Ravenswood Apartments

“Ravenswood” is the Chicago neighborhood I’ve lived in since 2000. It’s on the north side, a couple of miles or so northwest of the Chicago Cub’s famous Wrigley Field, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary year this season. Anyway, about a year ago, I thought of a title for a blog, “From Hollywood to Ravenswood,”... Read more »

French Pre K-12 School Coming to Chicago's Ravenswood Area

In the late summer or early fall of 2015, if all goes according to plans, the doors will open on a new, multi-story, dual-language French and English international school near the corner of Damen and Wilson avenues in Chicago’s Ravenswood neighborhood. The school’s address will be 1929 W. Wilson Ave., which is just east of... Read more »