• Extremely Local News: Famous magician backs new gelato shop in Lincoln Square

    by Hayley Boyd / WGN Radio / July 8, 2022

    Shamus Toomey, Editor in Chief and co-founder of Block Club Chicago, joined Bob Sirott to share the latest Chicago neighborhood stories. Shamus had details on:

    South Loop’s Motor Row Gets $11 Million Facelift: Mayor Lori Lightfoot championed the project as one of the city’s tools to “enhance public safety” by protecting pedestrians.

    Magic-Themed Gelato Shop With Jugglers Coming To Lincoln Square With Penn Jillette’s Backing: Sideshow Gelato owner Jay Bliznick connected with magician Penn Jillette, and now the two plan to open a magical gelato shop. Listen HERE



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