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Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) H.R. 748 UNDERSTANDING THE FEDERAL STIMULUS PACKAGE* We understand it can be overwhelming to digest the Federal Stimulus Package, so here is a more concise breakdown: Paycheck Protection Program Read Info Sheet Here. Click Here for the application form. The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will provide cash-flow assistance [...]

2020-04-03T14:42:15-05:00March 16th, 2020|

Financial Assistance Programs

Loan Programs & Applications for Small Businesses & Employees *The below comprehensive list will be updated as information becomes available. Online training available for small businesses impacted by coronavirus Led by the Illinois SBA Office All Illinois small businesses can now apply for low-interest disaster loans to help offset the economic impact of the coronavirus [...]

2020-04-06T15:24:05-05:00March 24th, 2020|

Donation Links for Local Businesses

STAY UP TO DATE HERE WITH DONATION LINKS FOR LOCAL LAKEVIEW EAST BUSINESSES LOOKING TO RAISE MONEY FOR THEIR STAFF UPDATED AS OF 2:25 PM on April 2 *Click on each business for their individual fundraising links 4 Star Restaurant Group Bark by the Park Black & Caspian Boka Restaurant Group BottlesUp Dark Matter Coffee: [...]

2020-04-02T16:36:28-05:00March 18th, 2020|

Restaurants & Bars Open for Curbside Pick Up & Delivery

STAY UP TO DATE HERE WITH LOCAL LAKEVIEW EAST RESTAURANTS & BARS OPEN FOR CURBSIDE PICKUPS & DELIVERIES UPDATED AS OF 10:57 AM on April 1 Restaurant & Bar Signage: Please feel free to use the below signage for your windows, storefronts, social media, newsletters, etc. To save, click the thumbnail and right-click to download. [...]

2020-04-06T12:09:29-05:00March 16th, 2020|

How to Spread the Valentine’s Day Love in Lakeview East

It’s coming. You can see it on the horizon. The big day. The celebration of all things love. The pinnacle of romance. It’s Valentine’s Day. And here’s the good news: whether you’re celebrating your fiftieth anniversary or you’re rocking it single this year with your Galentines, Lakeview East has got you covered.   For the [...]

2020-02-07T10:05:20-06:00February 7th, 2020|

Can’t-Miss Restaurant Week Destinations

Picture this: it’s Chicago Restaurant Week, and anybody who’s anybody in Chicago is dining out at the city’s best restaurants, enjoying tasting menus crafted to delight and sipping on drinks designed to woo. As the lights of Broadway twinkle in the distance, diners revel in the best food the city has to offer. “WAIT, did [...]

2020-01-29T14:34:42-06:00January 23rd, 2020|

Lakeview East Holiday Gift Guide

Lakeview East has one-of-a-kind dining, retail, experiential and specialty local businesses that are sure to impress any scrooge. We've rounded up some of the best places in Lakeview East so you can knock out your holiday shopping without going too far. Keep scrolling to find the perfect presents for everyone on your list, including: Foodies [...]

2019-12-10T10:44:48-06:00November 27th, 2019|