Category Archives: Economy

Caffe Florian owner closes its doors

Citing the economy, a reduction in foot traffic and a glutted market, John Frangias, owner of Caffe Florian, 1450 E. 57th St., closed the Italian-themed restaurant for good late last month. “East Hyde Park is not as busy as it … Continue reading

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Union boss bucks Daley

By DASCHELL M. PHILLIPS Staff Writer Mayor Richard Daley and Chicago Public Schools (CPS) officials met with newly elected Chicago Teachers Union president Karen Lewis Friday to discuss the CPS deficit. Lewis said she rejected the city’s proposal to forego … Continue reading

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